In Ogun State government pledges to support manufacturers

Ashiru added that the government is committed to creating an enabling road network and putting necessary infrastratructures in place.

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Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State play

Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun.

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On behalf of the Ogun state government, Bimbo Ashiru, Commissioner for Commerce and Industry in Ogun state has pledged its support to the manufacturing firms in the state.

Ashiru added that the government is committed to creating an enabling road network and putting necessary infrastratructures in place.

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We have started work on the Shagamu Road and some of the Federal Government roads as well.   Most of the roads we are doing in Ogun State are Federal Government roads but there are no Federal Government people.

Our government is committed to creating the enabling environment through good road network because if they are producing all these goods and we don’t have good road network, the goods are dead on arrival. We are also building bridges in order to reduce the traffic.

I am impressed that Nigerians are able to think inwards and produce locally. The owners of Sonia have been able to demonstrate best practices in their production and are creating over 4000 direct and indirect jobs,” he said.

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We are allocating lands to industries in the same line of raw materials and production so that they can take advantage of forward and backward integration and business can be easy for all our investors in Ogun State.”

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