Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Thursday, performed the groundbreaking for the 40 million dollars (about N15.2 billion) power transmission tower manufacturing industry in the state.
The governor performed the function at the project site at KM 25, Asaba-Benin Expressway, Isele-Uku, Aniocha North Local Government Area of the state.
He said the project was a public private partnership initiative between DELFRASCO Industries Ltd and the state.
He lauded Issele-Uku community for its support and cooperation with the state government, and commended the project partners, Delta Investment and Development Agency (DIDA), for commitment and tenacity.
“The location of this industry demonstrates your confidence in Project Nigeria, while giving fillip to our administration’s industrialisation drive.
“It is my earnest expectation that this project will flourish, and that God will reward you abundantly for taking the bull by the horns.
“Upon completion, this will be…
Source: Guardian Newspaper