El-Eufai Laments Low Domestic Investment In Kaduna
Kaduna State Governor, Nasiru El-Rufai has said the percentage of domestic investment In Kaduna is worrisome because the state is not doing enough to attract them.
El-Rufai said this while presenting the long term infrastructure master plan for the State at the third edition of the Investment programme, KADInvest 3.0 with the theme, ‘Partnership for Development’ in Kaduna.
“Due to the low percentage of domestic investment, we have decided to focus more on domestic investment, saying, we need to attract businesses in Kaduna by providing skilled workforce”, El-Rufai said.
According to the governor, “to encourage domestic investment in the State, government’s first priority is to build human capital by engaging in different activities where the young people are willing to be employed in businesses”.
In related development, El-Rufai noted that upcoming and ongoing projects that are expected to take off before the fourth edition of KADInvest, he mentioned some of the investments to include, Vilisco textiles park, Arfa Dairy Farms and Ranches, Kaduna Automobile Village, Green Economic Zone, Solar Power Project, Dangote- PAN Assembly Plant amongst others.