Earlier today, Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya, received in audience, His Excellency, Yanko Yordanov, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Bulgaria to Nigeria.
The Envoy, in company of other Bulgarian diplomats, held talks with Governor Inuwa at the Gombe Governor’s lodge, Asokoro, Abuja where they exchanged views on ways to ride on the excellent Bulgaria-Nigeria bilateral ties to explore areas of mutual interest in trade, industry, agriculture among others in Gombe State.
Governor Inuwa has been basking on Gombe’s reining position as the number one in the ease of doing business in Nigeria to woo investors and partners to take advantage of the conducive environment, incentives, facilities and opportunities provided by his administration to drive sustainable development.
Recall that recently, Governor Inuwa hosted the maiden Gombe Investment Summit, tagged ‘GoInvest 2022’ with the theme: Industrialization, the pathway to Innovation, Transformation and Development of Gombe State,”where he reeled out numerous economic potentials of the state.
The Governor was quoted as saying, during the summit, that ” our position is boosted by Gombe’s strategic location at the center of the north-east subregion and proximity to neighboring countries around the Lake Chad basin, enterprising and peace-loving population, unity in diversity, comparative advantage in agriculture, commerce, and abundance of natural resource like limestone, gypsum, uranium, coal, crude oil, kaolin, etc. Gombe also boast of great potentials in irrigation and hydropower generation through the Dadin Kowa, Balanga and Cham dams”.
Gombe is open for business.
Ismaila Uba Misilli
( Press Affairs)