The Governor of Enugu State, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has asked for Public Private Partnership (PPP) investments, that would accelerate development of the state, especially in the local council areas.
The call was made by the governor, while flagging off the construction of a modern Building Materials Market at Agbani, headquarters of Nkanu West Local Government Area, in partnership with a private investor.
The council chairman, Chief Nwabueze Nnamani said his objective for a developer for the PPP arrangement on the project, were to create jobs for the unemployed and to play a major rule in securing development in rural aread.
Nnamani announced that the council had concluded arrangement with a new investor for the construction of blocks of shops and motor parks with banks at Agbani, and Ozalla respectively.
He called on businessmen and prospective buyers, especially motor spare parts dealers to take advantage of the opportunity to own shops in the market.
Earlier, the developer, Nonso Okeke, CEO, Chimanda Ventures Limited, stated that his urge to invest in the project was predicated upon the resilient quest of the council Chairman for alternative source of revenue generation and to open up the LGA for more investments.