By Ayodeji Alabi
Akure – Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State says his administration is willing to collaborate with any corporate body in key sectors to boost the development of the state.
Akeredolu made this known in Akure on Tuesday during a courtesy visit by Union Bank Plc management board.
The governor said the state was open to business and ready to collaborate in sectors like agriculture, sports and education.
Akeredolu further commended the bank for partnering the state in its agricultural activities in the past, enjoining it to focus more on agriculture since his administration was also focusing on creating jobs through that sector.
Earlier, Mr Emeka Emuwa, the Chief Executive Officer and Group Managing Director of the bank, had expressed the readiness of the bank to partner with the state
He further expressed the interest of the bank in sports and agriculture and promised maximum support for both sectors.