Good News: Obasanjo makes order for Made-in-Aba Shoes
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General Obasanjo (Rtd) made the order through the Chief Marketing Officer of Made-in-Aba Product, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu during the 2016 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum in Lagos.
|Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu (pictured right) the 2016 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Forum in Lagos.|
The Governor added that a firm that has an order to supply up to 50,000 military boots is currently in Aba, where Aba shoemakers are making the production.
"I am happy to announce here that Aba which is the commercial nerve centre of the Abia State and Old Eastern Region of Nigeria, is also the SME capital of Nigeria, where young people are in the business of making shoes, bags and clothes, including the one I am wearing.
"Let me also announce here that a private firm, that has an order to supply 50,000 military boots is currently in Aba, where our shoemakers are in production for the firm"
"So, Governor Abia, you have to send a pair of the shoes to me, I use size 42."