The administration of Prince Dapo Abiodun in Ogun State has facilitated and secured an investment profile of over $500 million into its economy.
This was disclosed by the Chairman of African Industries Group, AIG, Mr Raj Gupta, on Saturday in an interview with newsmen after a meeting with the state governor, Dapo Abiodun.
Mr Gupta disclosed that the group will invest over $500 million into the state economy and employ over 5,000 employees in its payroll.
The chairman of the group said, “We have many industries in the state and we are here to see how we can grow our investment further in the state; we are employing 5,000 people in the state.
“Our group investment in Ogun State far exceeds $500 million.
“I have to say I was very impressed so far with what we have seen as progress made by the present administration; our business is in the area of steel and aluminum.”