The federal government has concluded arrangements to facilitate the development of at least one agro-processing zone in each senatorial district of the country.
Minister of state for industry, trade and investment Amb. Mariam Katagum, stated this at this year’s Commerce and Industry Correspondents Association of Nigeria (CICAN) Annual Conference with the theme: “The Role of Nigeria’s MSMEs, Export, Commodities, Trade & Investment in Stabilising the Post COVID-19 Economy: Issues & Challenges,” in Abuja.
The minister disclosed that under the 2021/2022 budget, the ministry will roll out the development of agro-processing zone in each geopolitical zone in the first phase of the scheme. Read More.