In a drive to boost the tourism subsector in Kaduna State, the Governor Nasiru El-rufai-led administration through the Kaduna Investment Promotion Agency (KADIPA) has handed over Kagoro Motel to Menai Swat Investment Ltd, yesterday.
The handing over of the investment was done by the Deputy Governor and Chairman of KADIPA who was represented by Barr. Nufi Barnabas Yohanna, Director, Public-Private Partnerships and Privatization- KADIPA.
Speaking shortly after the handing over exercise, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Monai Seat Investment Ltd, Dr. Sale Pashi applauded the government of Kaduna State for partnering with Monai Seat Investment Ltd.
According to him, the decision by the state government is critical in the development of the sector and he also called on wealthy individuals to invest in the tourism subsector because of the positive impact it can create in job creation, wealth creation and foreign income earnings.
“This is good step in the area of tourism and hospitality in Kaura Local Government Area. We expect more investment in this area,” he said.
Other dignitaries at the occasion include:
*Patience Iya, Acting Director of Tourism, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Technology
* Auwal Ibrahim, Head, PPP KADIPA
* Shedua R. Kakaki
* Prof. Andrew Nkom
* District Head of Agban
Mr. Elgado Peter Shemang
* Hon. Chief Kuma L.J Badu