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04 October 2019

Babajide Sanwo-Olu woos Turkish investors to exploit Lagos business potentials

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu says the State remains the real economic hub of Nigeria and the fifth in Africa as well as the largest investment destination for investors.

The Governor stated this in Victoria Island, at a round-table meeting with a delegation of the Turkey-Nigeria Business Council, led by Haken Ozel.

According to him, there was market and business opportunities for Turkish investors in the areas of transportation, power and tourism, adding that the state was a preferred destination for technology.

The Governor, however, noted that with its high human capital development and its plan to have an additional two deep sea ports in Lekki and Badagry, the state had challenges among which was traffic.

Speaking earlier, Head of the Turkey-Nigeria Business Council’s Delegation, Haken Ozel, stated that the meeting was aimed at expanding business opportunities and deepening the relationship between Turkey and Lagos State.

Ozel said part of the areas of partnership included agriculture, energy, tourism, rail and water transportation, among others.


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