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Kelvin Uwaibi, MD of Edo State Investment Promotion Office, Strengthens Ties with Japanese Investors at FDI Leaders Network Meeting in Tokyo. By Elvis Omoregie

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Kelvin Uwaibi, MD of Edo State Investment Promotion Office, Strengthens Ties with Japanese Investors at FDI Leaders Network Meeting in Tokyo. By Elvis Omoregie

Kelvin Uwaibi, MD of Edo State Investment Promotion Office, Strengthens Ties with Japanese Investors at FDI Leaders Network Meeting in Tokyo.

By Elvis Omoregie

 

 

 

Kelvin Uwaibi, the dynamic Managing Director of Edo State Investment Promotion Office (ESIPO), recently attended the FDI Leaders Network Meeting in Tokyo, Japan, where he engaged with 41 prominent Japanese investors, fostering collaborative efforts in key sectors.

 

 

Kelvin Uwaibi, MD of Edo State Investment Promotion Office, Strengthens Ties with Japanese Investors at FDI Leaders Network Meeting in Tokyo.

By Elvis Omoregie

 

 

 

With a focus on diversifying investments, Mr. Uwaibi showcased Edo state’s vast potential in agribusiness, manufacturing, retail, education, technology, fintech, and entertainment, outlining the immense opportunities for prospective investors in these areas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Addressing the Japanese investors, Mr. Uwaibi underscored Nigeria’s market potential, with over two hundred million people, and emphasized the pro-business stance of the current government. He assured the attendees of Edo state’s unwavering commitment to ensuring businesses thrive, pointing out the region’s distinction as home to Nigeria’s largest onshore gas reserves, ensuring reliable power supply.

Furthermore, Uwaibi committed to tailoring investment incentives to meet each investor’s unique needs, while assuring comprehensive support from ESIPO, from the initial setup phase through to full business operation. ESIPO’s aftercare services will diligently follow up to ensure the sustained success of these investments.

Emphasizing the availability of essential infrastructure and Edo state government’s readiness to provide land for investors, Kelvin Uwaibi’s participation in the FDI Leaders Network Meeting has further strengthened the partnership between ESIPO and Japanese investors, creating opportunities for fruitful collaborations that will benefit both parties.

This engagement exemplifies Edo state’s commitment to attracting foreign investment and fostering economic growth in the region while establishing Japan as a vital partner in this endeavour.

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Ibogun celebrates 6th year coronation in grand style

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Ibogun celebrates 6th year coronation in grand style

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sahara Weekly Reports That As part of the 6th year coronation anniversary of his HRM Oba Adesina Fakayode Faluade, Anikinnikun Oluoba of Ibogun Balogun Kingdom of Abeokuta, he decided to build an untra modern civic center for the benefit of Ibogun kingdom.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ibogun celebrates 6th year coronation in grand style

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Speaking with our correspondence was the Kabiesi during the lunch of the ultra modern civic center last Wednesday, the Kabiesi express his profound appreciation to God and those who came to celebrate with him.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

He said “there is need to develop our community and as the royal father of Ibogun Balogun Owu kingdom, I took it upon myself to build this great edifice to bring development required to my community.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“We have other projects already excuted since I immerged as the king, one of it is the central mosque that will be commission during the ground finally of our anniversary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We tend to impact lives in our own little way and give back to the community who has been supporting all we do in the community.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The chairman anniversary and lunching committee, High Chief Dr. Sulaimon Akinyele , Aro of Ibogun Balogun Owu kingdom said, “the king proposed to build a world class civic center, and we are all here to support his good works in order to make his aims and objectives come to pass.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

He notes that there are many companies within Ibogun, there are so many degnitries that came from Ibogun Owu, including the former president Olusegun Obasanjo, who can also support this great project.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

They hereby call on the governor of Ogun State, Mr. Dapo Abiodun to synergies with the Kabiesi to bring development to Ibogun Balogun by giving them good roads.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also at the event was Engr. Adeleke Sogbesan (Chief Okanlomo)who came in from United States to show support to the Kabiesi. He notes Oluoba Ibogun is an hardworking man who has brought lots of development to Ibogun, in view of this he came in to also show is support towards the construction of the civic center.

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Financial crimes in public, private space now national embarrassment – President CRAN

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Financial crimes in public, private space now national embarrassment – President CRAN

 

 

 

 

 

Earlier, in his welcome remarks, the President of the Crime Reporters Association of Nigeria (CRAN), Mr. Lekan Olabulo, has frowned at the rate at which crime is increasingly committed in public and private space, insisting that the act is now becoming a thing of embarrassment to the nation.

Olabulo who lampooned corrupt public office holders, noted that those involved in syphoning the common wealth of the nation should remember that they are not insulated from being probed.

The President of CRAN, disclosed that the annual lecture cum.award series, which he said started about 30 years ago, has become a veritable platforms through which suggestions are made on how best relevant agencies and other stakeholders could tackle the menace of insecurity, bedeviling the nation.

” Outside the corridor of governance, many Nigerians particularly the youths are engaged in financial crimes such as internet fraud commonly referred to as Yahoo, Yahoo and other illicit financial businesses

” Inspite of the existence of laws to check crime in Nigeria, more youths are enlisting in the Yahoo Yahoo business with such conviction that what they are doing is illegal.

“Yahoo, Yahoo or cybercrime has come to be generally accepted by most parents as if it is a legitimate business and many communities are now in competition over the number of youths who have acquired humongous wealth through Yahoo, Yahoo”, CRAN President beamoned.

Olabulo hinted that the annual lecture cum.award series started about 30 years ago has become veritable platforms through which suggestions are made on how best the relevant agencies and other stakeholders could tackle the menace of insecurity, bedevilling the nation.

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TINUBU APPOINTS NCDMB GOVERNING COUNCIL AND MANAGEMENT TEAM

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TINUBU SIGNS N2.1 TRILLION SUPPLEMENTARY 2023 BUDGET

PRESIDENT TINUBU APPOINTS NCDMB GOVERNING COUNCIL AND MANAGEMENT TEAM

 

 

 

In conformity with Sections 71(1), 72, and 73 of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act (2010), President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of qualified Nigerians to serve on the Governing Council and Management team of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB):

(1) Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri — Chairman / HMS, Petroleum Resources

(2) Engr. Felix Omatsola Ogbe — Executive Secretary

(3) Oritsemyiwa Eyesan — Member / EVP Upstream, NNPCL

(4) Gbenga Komolafe — Member / CEO, NUPRC

(5) Bekearedebo Augusta Warrens — Member

(6) Nicolas Odinuwe — Member

(7) Rapheal Samuel — Member

(8) Sadiq Abubakar — Member

(9) Olorundare Sunday Thomas — Member

President Tinubu expects this highly qualified body of experts to discharge their duties with his patriotic resolve to significantly enhance indigenous industry participation in the energy sector as part of the Renewed Hope Agenda’s mandate to achieve the goal of 70% indigenous content and participation in the nation’s energy industry during the lifespan of this administration.

Chief Ajuri Ngelale
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
December 7, 2023

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