Vice President Yomi Osinbajo yesterday performed the groundbreaking ceremony for the building of a N200bn industrial park at Iyanomo in Ikpoba-Okah local government area.
The Benin Industrial Park is expected to produce over 600,000 metric tonnes of industrial output and provide jobs for 170,000 direct and indirect workers.
Performing the groundbreaking, Osibanjo said the park aligned perfectly with the vision of President Muhammadu Buhari for the nation to produce what it consumes.
He stated the economic recovery and growth plan unveiled recently by the President spelt adoption of Industrial parks and special economic zones as policy tools to generate growth and diversify the economy. Read more