Sokoto, Turkish Investors to Revive Moribund Factory


By Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto
The Sokoto State government on Sunday said it is partnering with MUSIAD Group from Turkey to revive the moribund state-owned furniture company.
Conducting the Turkish investors round the factory at the weekend, the Managing Director of Sokoto Investment Company, Aliyu Bala Sokoto, said government was determined to bring the company back to its former glory.
“We’re talking with the Turkish investors, under the auspices of the MUSIAD Group, with a view to collaborating in various sectors.
“Apart from our understanding on the furniture company, we are also working on establishment of a light tractor and agricultural implements assembly plant as well as  technical partnership on women empowerment through skills transfer,” he said.
Details later…