Kogi Government To Build Sugarcane Refinery
The Kogi State government is working with a Brazilian group of companies, enigma to build a sugarcane refinery and plantations in three communities in the state.
The state finance commissioner of Finance Ashiru Asiwaju Idris led other top government officials to guide a visiting team from brazil to inspect the prospective sites.
The visit of the Brazilian company to Kogi state is a fallout of the maiden edition of the Kogi economic and investment summit held earlier this year
The commissioner of finance Ashiru Asiwaju Idris and other government officials say the establishment of sugar-cane plantations and refineries across the state has huge positive economic implications
The representatives of the Kugbani community in Lokoja local government area expressed their preparedness to make their land available.
The visitors expressed their willingness to get started
The state government assured the visitors of the security and safety of their lives, property and investment and expressed hope that this development will mark the beginning of huge investment flows into the state.