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Project MINE Will Create 1.5 Million Jobs In 2025 – Buhari

President Muhammadu BuhariPresident Muhammadu Buhari has said when he finally implements the Federal Government’s Made in Nigeria for Exports, it will generate 30billion dollars and create 1.5million jobs for Nigerian citizens in 6 years time.

His words, “Under my direct supervision, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment is implementing Project MINE (Made in Nigeria for Exports) as a Presidential special priority intervention using Special Economic Zones to achieve the objectives of; boosting manufacturing’s share of GDP to 20%, generating $30bn in annual export earnings; and creating 1.5 million new jobs all by 2025.

“In order to achieve these ambitious objectives, we are implementing a comprehensive plan including but not limited to the following:

“We have set up the Nigeria SEZ Investment Company Limited as a vehicle for participating in Public-Private Partnerships involving Federal and State governments and local and foreign private investors.

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