El-Rufai Pledges to Create Conducive Atmosphere for Private Investments


By John Shiklam
Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has said that his
administration was determined to create a conducive atmosphere for
private businesses to succeed in the state.
Speaking at the launch of the Business Licensing Reforms (BLR) on
Tuesday in Kaduna, he maintained that a vibrant private sector was
very key to boosting the economy and addressing the problems of
unemployment among the youths.
Represented by his deputy, Arc. Barnabas Bala Bantex, El-Rufai said:
“Anyone who has been following the activities and policies of the
Kaduna State Government cannot be in any doubt that it is government
policy that business must succeed in this state.
“If we are to create the jobs that our teeming youths require and to
foster the regeneration of our state, then we must fashion the
conditions that will encourage private investments to thrive in our