Odu’a Investments Limited and the Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission are working with the Nigerian Investments Promotion Council (NIPC) to boost investments in the Southwest.
The bodies met at the Cocoa House, Ibadan headquarters of Odu’a yesterday to explore strategies to achieve their aims.
Welcoming the NIPC team, the Group Managing Director of Odu’a, Adewale Raji, said he was pleased about the collaboration, saying the region is replete with investment opportunities that need to be promoted.
Raji said the company has rolled out an ambitious plan to invest massively in agriculture and agro-allied industry that will see to the establishment of large farms, to produce raw materials and finished products through factories that can be set up in the communities where the farms are located.
The idea is christened the Integrated Agric Project.
According to him, such farms and factories will create huge number of employment to the youths.
Source: The Nation