From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
Follow up to the establishment of the Gold Mine Processing in Kogi State, the state government through the Ministry of Solid Minerals has received in audience, some Chinese Investors as partners in the establishment process.
According to the commissioner for Solid Minerals, Engr. Bashir Gegu, the Chinese Investors are expected to push in all the necessary machinery that would be needed for the project.
Gegu assured the investors of a conducive and secured environment throughout their proposed engagement in the state.
He affirmed that, with the gold mine processing establishment, more investors, both home and abroad would be attracted to Kogi State adding that, it would stem the tide of unemployment as it would create jobs for the teeming youths and Develop the State in general.
He however assured the investors of a quick return on investment.
Present at the visit was the Managing Director of the Ministry of Solid Mineral Processing Company Limited, Engr. Lawal Muhammed.
On the entourage of the Chinese Investors was Alex Wang, chairman Sinotrust International Group Co. Limited and three other professionals in Gold Mining and investment.