President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated three million metric tonnes per annum cement plant and 48 Megawatts power plant by manufacturing company, BUA Group on Thursday in Sokoto state.
The President was hosted by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal. President Buhari commended the company for believing in Nigeria and being the largest employer of labour in the Northwest region.
The chairman of the company, Abdulsamad Rabi’u after the commissioning of the line 4 plant, took the President and his entourage on a tour of the plant. He explained that the items used in production in the company are locally sourced.
Those in attendance of the event include the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’adu Abubakar; the Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi; the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele; Chairman BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu, among others.