The National Orientation Agency, NOA has asked Nigerians to reinvigorate and develop the private sector by patronizing locally made goods for the sustainable economic development of the country.
Nuru Yusuf Kobi, State Director NOA Bauchi made the appeal while speaking with Radio Nigeria in Bauchi shortly after a sensitisation and Orientation program said patronising made in Nigeria goods is the only way to improve the economy and provision of jobs to the unemployed youth.
Alhaji Nuru Kobi said Nigeria has depended on oil income over the years while the agricultural and mining sectors have been neglected and stressed the need for their reinvigoration.
He said that Nigerians’ patronage of the locally made product would be an avenue of employment opportunities for the unemployed Nigerians and encourage local production.
The State Director said the sensitization was in line with their mandate to enlighten the citizens on the importance of patronizing made in Nigeria goods.