Nigeria reforms boost cement industry

Economic reforms help large scale industries get off the ground, creating much needed employment.

    Economic reforms have helped large scale industries get off the ground in Nigeria, like cement, creating much needed employment.

    Government used to spend more than $1bn a year importing it, but that has changed in the space of few years.

    Al Jazeera’s Yvonne Ndege reports from Obajana town, Nigeria.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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