Kwara Governor to sign agreements with Chinese investors

Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has arrived Ningbo, East China, on an investment drive during which he is expected to sign major agreements with investors.

This was contained in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Communications to the Governor, Dr Muyideen Akorede.

Already, Governor Ahmed has held talks with key investors in textile, agribusiness, and allied business and is expected to sign a multimillion dollar deal for the establishment of a major industry in the state.

As part of the visit, Governor Ahmed attended the second China-CEEC Investment and Trade Expo in Ningbo today.

The Expo which pulled participants from China, Europe, Asia and Africa, saw Governor Ahmed hold exploratory discussions on medical diagnostic equipment, aviation training aircraft and tools for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises.

Governor Ahmed is expected to meet Chinese officials and investors tomorrow during which investment agreements will be signed.