Jigawa Economic Summit
Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido, says more than five hundred thousand hectres of land is available for investors who are interested in making the state the hub for agricultural activities. Governor Sule Lamido who announced this at the Jigawa Economic and Investment Summit in Dutse, said the International Airport under construction will be ready for use in four months thereby making the State more accessible.
Chairman Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote in response to the offer, pledged the establishment of a one hundred and fifty thousand metric tones sugar plant that will create more than fifteen thousand direct jobs. Other investors also indicated interest in making Jigawa State their business destination.