OVERSIGHT: LAGOS ASSEMBLY INSPECTS IMOTA RICE MILL
Lagos State House of Assembly through its committee on Commerce and Industry inspects the new Rice Mill at Imota in Ikorodu area of the State.
The Chairman of the Committee, Hon. Sanni Okanlawon noted that the essence of the inspection is to ascertain facts by ensuring that money expended by the government on projects is spent judiciously and tax payers get value for their money.
Hon. Okanlawon while highlighting some of the benefits, noted that the new Rice Mill will stimulate the economy by providing lot of benefits to Micro, Small and Medium Entreprises (MSME) and the essence of the Industrial park is to bring entrepreneurs and MSME into the hurb so they can enjoy the benefits in localisation of Industry.
He therefore charged the Ministry to ensure there is adequate provision for industries displaced at Yaba, Matori and Isolo park in the new site.
It would be recalled that the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and CIBA Construction company had paid a courtesy visit to the Committee.
The Chairman while expressing his satisfaction with the quality of materials used for construction, commended the Construction company for doing a layman’s job even in the face of economic strangulation, adding that government will enjoy taxes that will be accrued from entrepreneurs who will also have financial Independence.