1 Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, on Thursday said his administration had put in place several people-friendly platforms that would facilitate economic growth and development in communities.
2 Akeredolu said this at the 2022 maiden edition of Ondo Development and Economic Summit, held in partnership with Performance and Project Implementation Monitoring Unit (PPIMU) and Hessmac consulting in Ondo city.
3 Akeredolu, who lauded the organisers for the summit, said that his administration was vigorously pursuing projects that would further consolidate on the economic development of the state.
4 The theme of the summit is, “Exploring global investment and opportunities.
6 The governor, who was represented by his Deputy, Mr Lucky Aiyedatiwa, said his administration would continue to create enabling environment that would attract investors to communities and cities in Ondo State.
8 “The strategic plan of our government is to create an enabling environment for industrial and infrastructural development through collaboration with credible private sector investors.
9 “These efforts led to the development of Ore Industrial Park on 1000 hectares on able friendly economic and industrial zone land, in partnership with other development partners,”he said.
11 He charged them to do so by electing the right people to formulate policies for development.
15 The Osemawe of Ondo kingdom, Oba Victor Kiladejo, lauded the state government for the initiative.
16 He said that Ondo kingdom had always been at the forefront in promoting small scale businesses.