By DAPO OLAWUNI
The Nigerian Shippers Council has officially handed over 10 hectares of land behind Heipang Jos Inland Container Depot, Jos, in Plateau State, to Messrs Topwide Ventures Limited for the establishment of a Tin-Smelting plant, as part of the Council’s trade role.
The handing over ceremony took place at the NSC corporate Head Quarter in Lagos.
According to the Council, the plant will add value to the Heipaing-Jos Inland Container Depot and generate revenue for the government, promote employment within the vicinity of the project and provide ready export cargo for the Depot on a sustainable basis.
The handing over ceremony was performed by the Director Inland Transport services, Mr. A.N Makinde on behalf of the ES/CEO, Mr. Hassan Bello.