GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE
GOV. IHEDIOHA ATTENDS RUSSIA-AFRICA ECONOMIC CONFERENCE AND 2019 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE AFREXIM BANK.
In a deliberate effort to attract the much needed investments, towards the rebuilding of the State, Governor Emeka Ihedioha CON, will lead a delegation on a trade and investment working visit to the Russia-Africa Conference and the Annual General Meeting of the AfrExim Bank.
The conference and meetings associated with it, will take place between June 20th – 22nd, 2019 in Moscow, the Russian Federation.
AfrExim Bank is an export – import bank that supports the expansion, diversification, promotion and development of intra- and inter-African trade. The meeting will be a melting pot for international fund custodians, fund managers, investors as well as multi-lateral finance agencies.
The trip is vital in the State’s matrix to provide out-of-the-box funding for economic and industrial development. By the establishment
of a viable credit line with favorable conditions, promoters of investments in Imo for critical sectors, such as critical infrastructure, technical education, healthcare, recreation and power.
He will be accompanied by a small delegation of key government functionaries, prominent industrialists and entrepreneurs of Imo extraction.
His Excellency will return after attending other key meetings on the side of the conference.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor
June 20, 2019