Ebonyi  Revitalises Pipe Production, Building Material Industries – THISDAYLIVE


Benjamin Nworie in Abakaliki

Ebonyi State Government yesterday said it has revitalised the Ezzamgbo pipe production and building materials industries, which have been moribund for over 24 years in the state.

The state Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Business Development, Chief Oguzor Offia Nwali, made this disclosure while addressing journalists on the achievements his ministry has recorded in the past one year.

The commissioner noted that one of the very first tasks he got from the state Governor, Chief Francis Nwifuru, was to resuscitate and revalidate the dilapidated pipe production industry and revive the building materials industries which been the pride and economic mainstay of the state.

He said his ministry has succeeded in procuring essential and basic machines needed for the industry such as the extrusion and other equipment that would make highly functional.

According to him, “When I came on board as the ministry leader, one of…

Source: Thisday Newspaper