Ogun State government has expressed readiness to introduce Public Private Partnership law that would provide regulatory and legal framework to determine the nature and scope of relationship with the private sector, thereby removing the bottleneck encountered during the process of setting up a business in the State.
The State Commissioner for Finance and Chief Economic Adviser to the Governor, Mr. Dapo Okubadejo disclosed this during a courtesy visit to his office at Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, by Agility Multi-National Company.
According to him, “we are extremely committed to ease of doing business, to this effect, Executive order has been passed by His Excellency. We are currently reviewing all the processes of land acquisition, business registration, and improvement in ease of doing business system, in order to attract local and foreign investors to the state’’.
Earlier is his remark, the Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mr. Geoffrey White, disclosed that, Agility was one of the world’s leading logistics companies, that offers supply chain smarts technology and personal services connecting business globally, noting that the initiatives of the present administration had encouraged the company to make Ogun State its destination of choice.
Folake Ade-Adeniji & Craig Oluwasegun,
Press Officers, Min. of Finance