Story by Peace Busari
Permanent Secretary, Adamawa Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Mrs. Sosa Ali has disclosed that the state’s government is ardent on local and international investors of the state to tap from its abundant mineral, cultural and tourism potential.
This call was made during the closing ceremony of the 13th International Arts and Craft Expo (INAC) on Friday in Abuja.
She explained that the state is blessed with agrarian land and beautiful water body for fishing and is also well endowed with lots of mineral resources like Coal, Kaolin, Chalcopyrite, Glass Sand, Magnesite, Rock Crystal, Mercury, Feldspar, Gold Dust and more.
According to her, all these potentials could be explored by investors to boost the state’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
She added that, “We have large rivers like the Gongola River where we get fishes in abundance; aside these, we have lots of mineral resources that are ready to be tapped, meanwhile, Adamawa is a multi-cultural state with over 88 unique dance styles, we call on local and international investors to visit the state to tap from it’s enormous endowments.”