22 February 2021 By Victoria Abah
The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has expressed readiness of his administration to partner relevant stakeholders for the development of the state.
The Governor made this known when he met with a team of Renewable Energy Division from the Nigerian National Petroleum Co operation, NNPC, for a feasibility study on the development of Biofuel project in the State.
Governor Bello who lauded the initiative assured the members of their safety during the cause of their assignment adding that the state remained a safe zone for visitors, businessmen and investors.
In a letter presented to the Governor by the delegation, the group thanked the Governor for his sustained support for the Biofuel project since the incubation of the initiative till implementation.
They noted that a team from NNPC alongside its consultants visited the state to conduct land validation and feasibility study for the bio fuel project.
The delegation mentioned that although the land validation studies was almost completed there was no appreciable progress made on the feasibility studies due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the End Sars protest that rocked the nation.
They however assured the Governor that the team would make progress on the feasibility studies to conclude its findings for proper report on the project.