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ECOWAS Bank to invest in Zamfara

Governor Bello Mattawalle of Zamfara State

ECOWAS Bank is to invest in the development of Zamfara state.

In a statement, the Zamfara State Governor’s media aid, Zailani Baffa says the Bank has shown interest to invest in the state.

He explains that the decision of the bank to invest in the state, follows Governor Bello Mattawalle’s meeting with the ECOWAS Bank’s representatives in Lome, headed by its Vice-President (Operations), Dr Olaginju Ashimolowo who was convinced that there is a great investment opportunity awaiting them in the State.

According to the statement, Governor Matawalle says there are investment opportunities in the areas of mineral resources which are in abundance in the state, and the commercial viability of its people, especially in farming and commerce.

It adds that the Bank’s Vice-President, Dr Olaginju Ashimolowo was highly impressed and promised to consider all the opportunities offered by the Governor to ensure that the bank makes its presence in the state for mutual economic interests.

Writing by Shehu Sani; Editing by Julian Osamoto