The Federal Authorities has embellished 37 Particular Financial Zones Safety (SEZSEC) personnel to spice up the safety structure of Nigeria’s free commerce zones.
The Minister of Trade, Commerce and Funding, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo who carried out the ceremony famous this on Thursday in Abuja mentioned is a deliberate measure to additional fortify the nation’s 46 free commerce zones in opposition to financial sabotage and for the safety of investments domiciled in these particular enterprise areas.
Adebayo defined that the outfit is to specialise within the safety of investments and complement the fantastic providers already supplied by the DSS, Police, Civil Protection, the Nigeria Customized Service and the Nigeria Immigration service.
In accordance with him, the federal government won’t hesitate in rewarding arduous work, simply because it won’t relent in punishing any of you who runs foul of the legislation.
Earlier, Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, Managing Director, Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), mentioned the ssue of safety and its attendant challenges have been of great concern in our beloved nation.
“This daring step we took will assist to construct the boldness of buyers, homeowners of enterprises within the zones and potential buyers alike in our administration of the free zone scheme,’’ he mentioned.
Whereas commending Federal Authorities’s efforts in establishing six particular financial zones in Lagos, Ilorin, Katsina, Benue, Gombe and Sokoto inside seven years, Adesugba mentioned that the brand new safety construction was already offering the zones with surveillance and intel.