Kebbi Govt to revive 4 moribund industries


The Kebbi Government says it will soon revive its four moribund companies to attract investors and generate employment for the youth.

Alhaji Usman Mhammed, Chairman of the Committee on Resuscitation of Moribund Industries, made this known to newsmen on Tuesday in Birnin Kebbi.

According to him, the companies are Neem Seeds Processing Plant, Transformer Manufacturing Company and the Cassava Processing Plant.

He said modalities were being worked out to also revive the Kitchen Wares Factory.

Mhammed added that resuscitation of the the Neem plant and the state transformer company would commence immediately.

He said that efforts were also on to determine the availability of raw materials for the establishment of a cement manufacturing company.

Mhammed, who is also the Chairman of the state Elders Consultative Forum, said the government would join hands with Cassava Growers Association to revive the Cassava plant