The Kebbi State Governor, Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has applauded Aliko Dangote for investing in Kebbi State by establishing a rice mill factory.
Bagudu made the commendation in company of members of the National and State Assembly while on visit to the site of Dangote Rice Mill at Saminaka in Shanga Local Government area of Kebbi State.
The Dangote modern rice mill which is under construction has the capacity of producing thirty two tonnes of rice per hour with thirty two silos in place.
“I must commend Dangote Group of Companies especially Alhaji Aliko Dangote for initiating the project in Kebbi State, this will go a long way in providing employment to our youths as well as boosting the economy of the state and Nigeria at large,” he said.
The Governor also used the opportunity to invite more investors to come to Kebbi State and set up factories.