NIPC to implement Nigerian Investment Certification Programme in Ekiti, others

The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) in collaboration the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is set to execute the continuous implementation of the Nigerian Investment Certification Programme for States (NICPS) in Ekiti state and others.

This was part of the reasons, the Executive Secretary/CEO Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC), Ms. Aisha Rimi, paid a working visit to Governor Abiodun Oyebanji at the State’s Government House, Ado-Ekiti.

In a press statement issued by the Head, Press & Protocol, NIPC, Mr Daniel Awurum, Ekiti is one of 3 states selected to pilot the NICPS in 2024, because the state boasts the highest number of PhDs per capita in Nigeria, demonstrating a commitment to education and knowledge.

He explained that with vast arable land and a dedicated agriculture processing zone, Ekiti is poised to become a hub for agricultural innovation and development.

Also, the state is a hidden gem for eco-tourism, featuring breathtaking attractions such as Ikogosi Warm Springs Resort, Arinta Waterfalls, Olosunta Hills, and many more.

The NICPS initiative aims to enhance Ekiti’s speed of delivery to investors, fostering an environment that is not only welcoming but also conducive to business growth. NIPC is committed to supporting Ekiti’s transformation into an investor-friendly haven.