Forgo Battery to Establish Plant in Kwara

Date: 2012-11-29

FORGO Battery Company Limited has said that it will soon establish a battery manufacturing plant in Nigeria, its Managing Director, Mr Joseph Offorjama, has disclosed.

Speaking in Ilorin at the signing of memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the National Automobile Technician Association (NATA),Mr Offorjama, who said that the company had maintained high quality standard which endeared battery users to its brand, stated that the plant would take off in Kwara State before the end of next year.

He explained that with the presence of the company in Nigeria, apart from creating employment oppourtuinties for people, it would also transfer technology to many Nigerians.

He said, "Before the end of the year, Forgo Battery ultra modern Battery Manufacturing plant would take off here in Ilorin, Kwara State capital and this attainment will lead to transfer of know-how to Nigerians as they are going to be taught how to process the lead to become battery by our foreign technical partners since the country is richly blessed with raw materials.

Mr Offorjama while expressing concern on importation of common needs of the people such as shoes, vehicle spareparts,toothpicks into the country noted that they constitute great challenges to the economy.

In his speech, Kwara State Commissioner for Commerce and Cooperatives, Alhaji Raji Mohammed said that the establishment of the battery plant would increase the number of industries in the state.

He said that the signing of MOU between Forgo Battery and NATA was a sign of good relationship that manifested between the two organisations.

Alhaji Mohammed noted that the establishment of a battery plant would boost the economy of the state and reduce unemployment problem in the state and the country.

Source

 

 


Cloud Tag: What's trending

Click on a word/phrase to read more about it.

Garba Ayodele Wahab     Monsurat Omotosho     National Pilot     Bukola Saraki     Laolu Saraki     Olokoba Abdullahi Ayinla     Olaiya Zuberu     Ojuekun Sarumi     Al-Adaby     Yekeen Alabi     Www.Kwarareports.com     Kwabes     Okedare     Alimi Abdulrazaq     Ogbondoroko     Eruku     Mohammed Katsina Ahmed     Vasolar     Salihu Jibril Garbi     Musa Ayinla Yeketi     Shonga     Quranic Recitation Competition     Abdulfatai Baakini     Bolakale Ayo     Sheriff Shagaya     Amuda Musbau     Osi     Modibo Kawu     Tafidan Kaiama     Ayo Salami     Bayo Ajia     20 Billion Bond     Post-utme     Adijat Adebiyi     Yusuf Babatunde Abdulwahab     Students Union Government     SGBN     Jani Ibrahim     Transition Implementation Committee     Fulani     Omupo     TIC     Muhammed Abdullahi     Yoruba     Kayode Oyin Zubair     Alagbado     Surajudeen Akanbi     Esuwoye     Oko-Erin     Funmilayo Zubair     Durosinlohun Kawu     Yahaya Abdulkareem     Offa     Medview Airlines     Abdulrahman Iliasu     Cornelius Adebayo     Ajase-Ipo     Suleman Abubakar     Suleiman Idris     Sunday Fagbemi     Ibrahim Gambari     College Of Arabic And Islamic Legal Studies     Kwara 2015     Kayode Yusuf     Mohammed Khadijat Kubura     Oloje     Abdulfatah Ahmed     Manzuma     Makama Of Ilorin     Isaac Gbenle     Ilorin.Info     Muftau Akanbi Oke     Goodluck Jonathan     Awili Pedro     Valsolar     Baba Isale     Ahmed Idris Mohammed