EDO-APC Diaspora Council Wooing Investors To Edo, Says D-G


By Bridget Ikyado

The EDO-APC Diaspora Council, says it has commenced discussions with potential investors in the United States to invest in Edo.

The council said this in a statement by its Secretary General, Abdulrazak Abubakar, which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja.

Abubakar said that the council, led by its Director-General, Dr Legend Asuelime, and Amb. Dion Osagie, Organizing Secretary, have been soliciting for Foreign Direct Investment to Nigeria.

“The group joined other progressives to engage investors on the need to look towards Edo and invest in agriculture, education and Information Technology,” he added.

Abubakar explained that the council participated in the Business, Trade and Investment Summit, being held on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, with the theme: “The Imperatives of Trade For African SMEs As A Game Changer For The Continent’s Future Prosperity”.

“Specifically, Edo-APC Diaspora Council leaders…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria