Saudis to establish wheat, paint factories in Kwara

Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin

A group of investors from Saudi Arabia is expected to establish wheat and paint factories in Kwara State.
The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Dr Muideen Akorede announced this on Monday at the ministerial press briefing by the state Ministry of Information and Communications.
According to him, the investors from Zaie group of companies had visited the state.

Dr Akorede noted that the International Community had started recognizing the agricultural potentials of the state which led to the proposed establishment of the factories.

Akorede added that some of the investors from Saudi Arabia were looking for areas suitable for agricultural produce.