Source: Africa Prime News, July 19, 2018
Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Musa Bello has restated the commitment of the FCT Administration to ensuring ease of doing business in the territory.
The Minister stated this in Abuja while commissioning a $54 million Novare Central Mall located in the city centre.
His words: “Once again, I congratulate the management and staff of Novare Real Estate Africa, for yet another addition to the Novare series. I would like to pledge the commitment of FCT Administration to ensuring ease of doing business in the Territory.
Bello who was represented by FCT Permanent Secretary, Sir Chinyeaka Ohaa further used the occasion to call on other investors to take advantage of the territory’s friendly business environment.
He said: “I therefore reiterate my earlier call, during the opening of the Novare Gateway Mall on the Airport Expressway, for investors to take advantage of the Abuja’s ripe business environment now.”
Earlier in his address, the Chairman of Novare Central Mall, Prof. Fabian Ajogwu remarked that the FCT Administration under the leadership of Muhammad Musa Bello has provided enabling environment for investments.
He said: “Permit me to express our sincere gratitude to the Honourable Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello, whose continued support and positive disposition towards Foreign Direct Investment, FDI has been most beneficial to the success of this project and investment in FCT.”
Harping on the benefits of Novare Central Mall to the FCT Administration, the Chairman disclosed that already 5,000 direct and indirect jobs have been created, in addition to boosting the revenue profile of the Administration.