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FCTA, Indian investors explore investments in agric, waste management

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) and investors from India have opened discussions on ways of making further investments in the areas of agriculture and waste management in Abuja.

The Indian investors were led by Mr Pradeep Kumar Gupta in a meeting held with the FCT Minister, Musa Bello.

At the meeting, the minister asked the investors to take advantage of the potentials in cashew in the territory and establish industries in Abuja that will turn the nuts into acceptable finished products for export.

He noted that apart from the comparative advantage which the country had in agriculture, the climate in Abuja remained friendly for growing of different cash crops.

The minister assured that the FCTA would support the investment with enabling environment in line with the policies of the Federal Government.