Investor To Build Sports University In Nasarawa
A firm known as Discount Business Bureau Nigeria Limited, a private investor, is processing to get approval to establish a private sports university in Keffi, Nasarawa State.
Mr Othman Boss, the state Commissioner for Sports and Youth development, disclosed this to journalists in Lafia.
According to him, the investors comprising of foreign and local stakeholders and that the state government was ready to welcome any individual and organization to the state for investments.
Othman Boss said that the present administration is investor friendly and ready to open embrace any opportunity towards growth and development.
The commissioner said that the state government is ready to provide the enabling environment for all.
“The state is ready to host any genuine private investment especially a unique investment like a private university in a country that is known to be a sports friendly country with a lot of sports enthusiasts.”
The sports university is to be sighted at Keffi local government of the state and the distance from the own o Abuja, the nation’s capital is 50 kilometers.
Othman Boss said that the Managing Director of the company, Mohammed Bashar wrote a letter dated March 13th, 2020 to the Governor Abdullahi Sule stating his intention to establish the university and promote sports and provide professional career to opportunities for the teeming youth of the state in particular and the country in general.