Dangote to set up International Agricultural Research Institute In Katsina State
The President of Dangote group of company Alh. Aliko Dangote had on Thursday paid a special visit to his Excellency, The Executive Governor of Katsina State Rt. Hon Aminu Bello Masari CFR.
The visit which was an investment visit came fruitful as it benefits the state with the first Dangote International research Institute, aside from the numerous discussions of national economic significance.
In a Statement Sign by Director General Katsina Media and Publicity Ibrahim M Abdullah, he said The Dutsima Shonghai initiative facility will be converted to serve as the Institute on a lease basis.
By this decision, the hitherto comatose facility will be maximally utilized as the business Mogul intends to inject N500m this year, take over the staff, recruits additional staff and commenced planting of tomato in preparation for the would-be Dangote world largest tomato production and processing plant.