From Oluseyi Dasilva Ilorin
The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed restated the commitment of his administration to create enabling business environment conducive for growth and to give required support to business concerns in the state in their bid provide employment for all job seekers.
He added that small and medium enterprises and the entire private sector have greater platforms from which to provide jobs and national accelerate economic advancement because government alone could not achieve such task.
Ahmed, who led a high powered government delegation to the inauguration of an ultra-modern ACE Supermarket and Eatery in Ilorin at the weekend, stated that SMEs are strategic to job and wealth creation as well as in economic development.
He also pleaded with investors in the state to fulfill their legitimate obligations by paying their taxes through which the government will be able to provide social amenities while lauding the entrepreneur for investing in the state, adding that the business will no doubt create jobs.