N31.5 billion mall opens in Lagos
The Lagos State government has reiterated its commitment to increase inflow of investment and foreign capital through the reforms and provision of enabling environment for commerce.
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, who stated this at the official opening of a N31.5 billion Novare Lekki Mall in Lagos, stressed that the multi-billion naira project, built through direct foreign investments, was a testimony of his administration’s drive to promote commerce and industry.
The governor, represented by his Special Adviser on Commerce, Mr. Benjamin Olabinjo, urged investors to emulate Novare Real Estate Africa and key into his administration’s economic drive.
The firm’s chairman, Prof. Fabian Ajogwu, said the successful completion of the mall was indeed a testament of the enabling environment created by the Lagos government to encourage foreign direct investment and the continued visible rapid urban regeneration all over the state.