Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State, will on Monday 7 March 2022 unveil the theme and logo of the Dala Dry Port at Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja.
According to a statement by Mallam Mohammed Garba, Honourable Commissioner information, Kano State, the unveiling is a prelude to the Kano Economic Investment summit which will showcase the Dala Dry Port as major transport infrastructure and another sector like the Kano economic city that will stimulate industrialisation and commerce.
The Dry Port will make Kano a hub of domestic and international trade, thereby diversifying the economic base of the country.
The unveiling of the Logo and Theme shall have in attendance major stakeholders in the industry including; the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA), the Shipping lines, the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) and Council for Regulation of Freight Forwarding (CRFFN).
The Chairman Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, The Chairman BUA group, Alhaji Abdul Samad Rabiu, and a host of others from the business community will be in attendance.
The unveiling will also have in attendance the Royal Fathers led by the Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero.