Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State met in London on Thursday with representatives of APM Terminals on the development of the Badagry Deep Sea Port project, restating his administration’s commitment to the creation of a friendly environment for investors.
He cited the over $2.3billion Badagry Deep Sea Port Project which he said would address the infrastructure enhancement and urban renewal agenda of the State.
He hailed the investors for forging ahead with the project which,according to him is capable of generating over 500,000 direct and indirect jobs.
Government,he stressed, would spare nothing to see the project to realization.
He said the Badagry Deep Sea Port, on completion, will be the biggest in Africa as it is expected to sit on a land space of over 1000 hectares.
Speaking on behalf of APM Terminals, Head of Africa, Mr. Peter Volkjaer Jorgensen said the Group was strongly committed to partnering the State Government on the project.
At the meeting were Country Manager, APM Terminal, Mr. David Skov; Chairman APM Terminal Apapa, Chief Ernest Shonekan; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; Head of Africa, APM Terminal, Peter Volkjaer Jorgensen; Chairman, Supreme Offshore Limited, Mr. Chidi Ofong; Mr. Koye Edu; Lagos State Commissioner for Commerce, Mr. Rotimi Ogunleye; Permanent Secretary, Lagos Global, Mr. Olajide Bashorun and Country Senior Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mr. Uyi AkpataRECEIVE NEWS UPDATE ON: WHATSAPP +234 701 056 0394, AND TWITTER: @247NGNEWSUPDATE, EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE Share your story with us: firstname.lastname@example.org PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>