Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi has restated government commitment to harness various opportunities that will accelerate the infrastructural and industrial development of the state.
Governor Fayemi, who spoke at the opening session of the 2019 Africa Investment Forum Nigeria Roadshow programme held in Abuja, said his administration would continue to make the environment conducive for business to thrive.
The governor noted that government had constituted a high-level committee to identify ways to improve business environment in the state.
The Ekiti helmsman described the road show as an important step at ensuring that Nigeria and Africa accelerate its infrastructure and industrial development.
He submitted that the programme would avail both government and private sector institutions the opportunity to present innovative and tangible projects that would enable Nigeria to achieve her feat in the global.
Meanwhile, the state government has expressed its readiness to weed off quackery among the medical and health practitioners in the state.
Commissioner for Health and Human Services Dr. Mojisola Yahaya Kolade gave the assurance while inaugurating Medical and Health Practices Regulation Taskforce in Ado Ekiti.
Dr Kolade noted that the taskforce has become necessary in order to sanitize the health sector.
She explained that menace of medical quackery has gotten to an alarming and embarrassing level in the country.
She said parts of the job of Taskforce was to facilitate the sanctions and prosecutions of offenders.
Some of the members of the inaugurated task force were selected from professional associations, Medical Consultant Associations, Association of Government Medical Practitioners of Nigeria, Nigeria Police Force and other relevant associations.