LAFIA – The British High Commissioner to Nigeria Catriona Laing, has on Wednesday expressed the Brittain Government redness to partnering Nasarawa State Government on Agriculture and infrastructure development to improve the economic development of the State.
Catriona Laing, disclosed this when she paid a two-day official visit to Nasarawa State Government.
She said there was Africa economic summit that discussed the mining potential in Nigeria.
Laing said, “Because of rich mineral potential in Nasarawa State the British Government will partner the state to developed the sector to improve living conditions of people of the State,” she noted.
The British High Commissioner also lauded Governor Abdullahi Sule for the construction of Keffi- Abuja road to ease gridlock on the highway.
Responding Governor Abdullahi Sule said Nasarawa State is committed to transforming the economy of the State, create wealth and creating jobs for the people of State.
He said Nasarawa State Government is welcome the UK government in the area of Agriculture, mining, infrastructure and Education.
Sule further applauded the British government for it extensive effort in contributing to Nigeria and his people direct and indirect way.
Source: Daily Independent