The National Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has written President Muhammadu Buhari to express appreciation on the appointment of Professor Adesoji Adesugba as the Managing Director of Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA).
In a letter dated July 3rd and signed by NACCIMA President, Hajia Saratu Iya Aliya, the OPS described the appointment as “a timely gesture critical to the nation’s economic growth trajectory and the effective implementation of the Economic Recovery Growth Plan.
The group described Adesugba as “an accomplished specialist in investment promotion and conomic development”, stressing that “Adesugba’s sterling credentials are indeed a reflection of the quality inherent in the Organised Private Sector in Nigeria and we are confident that his academic exposure, proficiency in institutional reforms and pedigree in business promotion and development will add value, in no small measure, to the attainment of NEPZA’s core mandate as the regulator and operator of free trade zone schemes in Nigeria.
“Adesugba is equipped with all the skills and qualities required to flourish in his new office and we are ready to mobilize the necessary support and resources to ensure his outstanding success and performance.
“Your Excellency, please be rest assured of the cooperation of NACCIMA, as a leading member of the organised private sector, in the quest by your Administration for inclusive growth and development of the Nigerian Economy”, the statement concluded.