Anambry Deputy Gov.asks traders to diversify into industries
The Deputy Governor of Anambra State, Dr. Nkem Okeke, has challenged Onitsha traders to diversify from trade and commerce into building factories and industries solidify their investments.
He equally commended the giant stride of Governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano on economic and social development of the State, stating that security, road net works, prompt payment of salaries and provision of infrastructures have placed the state first among other states in Nigeria.
He laudded the Governor on the
N10 million naira project which he gave to all markets in Anambra state, saying that they were among the markets which benefited.
Chief Nwankwo said that the aim of building the market which they commenced on January, 2018, was to provide shops for their fellow Igbo traders who flew the Northern ststes as a result of Boko Haram insurgency.
He advised Federal Government to improve power supply to encourage traders who want to go into industrialization.
He appealed to Governor Obiano to build road for the traders and deduct some years of none payment of “IGR” for them which, according him would be an encouragement for the huge investment.