Economic growth is a top priority in Kwara – AbdulRazaq

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has again restated that the economic growth and stability of the state remain a top priority of this administration.

Governor AbdulRazaq made this statement today while receiving the National President of the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Industry (NACCIMA) Ide John Udeabgala and other members of the association.

The Governor, who was represented by his Deputy, Mr. Kayode Alabi, recalled that the State has put in place mechanisms to forge the state ahead in the national ease of doing business by setting up the Kwara Ease of Doing Business Council on which KWACCIMA is represented.

He added that the 13- point Ease of Doing Business Reforms Critical Game Changers and Priority Actions is borne out of the belief that sustainable growth comes when businesses grow and impact job creation and government revenue for investment in critical infrastructure and basic amenities.

Earlier, the National President of the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Industry (NACCIMA) Ide John Udeabgala applauded Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for strengthening and repositioning the key sectors in Kwara state to accelerate economic growth and development.

He added that the signing of the Executive Order for the Ease of Doing Business in the state confirms Governor AbdulRazaq’s passion and drive for the promotion of business activities.

Kwara State Chairman of KWACCIMA Alhaji Olalekan Fatai explained that the National body is in Kwara state for its sixty-second Annual General meeting, with the theme ‘The Petroleum Industry Act, a case of the Nigerian Energy Sector.

Source: Modupe Joel, Chief Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor

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