United Kingdom says that seventy-five percent of its foreign direct investment in Nigeria are in Ogun state.
Deputy British high commissioner to Nigeria, Laure Beaufils, made this known, while leading a delegation of the Department for International Development (DFID) on a courtesy visit to Governor Ibikunle Amosun at the Governor’s Office, Oke-Mosan in Abeokuta.
Beaufils said that her country intends to assist the state in growing its agro-allied sector because of the growing foreign investments in the state.
The UK diplomat explained that DFID delegation is in the state to know what the Amosun administration had done to attract much foreign investments and to further assist the state.
Responding, Governor Amosun urged DFID to assist the state in diversifying its economy, promising that his administration will always interface with development partners and agencies that have the potential capacity to impact positively on the state.