On Monday,the Chief of Staff, Imo State Government House, Ugwumba Uche Nwosu received a high powered business delegation from Turkey. The High Tech Turkish Investors led by a seasoned Engineer; M. METIN ONGUL who is a World Class Expert in Industrial Medical Equipment were in Imo State Government House to discuss and synergise with the Government on areas of mutual business Interest .
We will recall that not too long ago, the Executive Governor of Imo State, His Excellency , Rochas Okorocha embarked on international trips with the aim of marketing the economic potentials and viabilities of Imo State to the Global business Community . This is in line with the irrevocable decision of the Government of Imo State to provide meaningful Jobs for her teeming youths and decongesting the already saturated labour market. From the look of things, the efforts have started yielding fruits.
Receiving the Team in his office, the Chief of Staff, Imo State Government House,Ugwumba Uche Nwosu thanked the investors for responding to the call to explore the economic potentials of Imo State. He assured them of full Government support and patronage to give them the footings in other to stand. The Chief of Staff informed them that Imo State is richly blessed with both tapped and untapped potentials including Crude Oil and gas reserve, solid minerals etc
On the side of Government , he assured them of providing both enabling environment and support that they will need. He equally informed them that Imo State has both skilled and unskilled man power enough to carry their project.
Responding, the leader of the Team from Turkey confirmed that Imo State has what they are looking for and as such, will not waste time to establish their business presence in the State. The raw materials are here, the enabling environment is here, there is security and manpower. We don’t have problem, he added.
Speaking further, the leader of the team mentioned that having seen a conducive business environment devoid of insecurity, that they will extend their business interest to other sectors including Real Estate , Health etc.
After the visit, the Team visited some Medical Facilities in Imo State including the General Hospital in Umuguma.
On the entourage of the Chief of Staff to receive the Turkish Team were Dr Ihejirika, Barr. Rex Anunobi and Dr Kelechi Okpalake.