Abdullahi Haruna, spokesman for the steel pattern minister, Shauib Audu, announced this on Wednesday.
The president made the dedication throughout the Nigeria-India economic roundtable in India.
“In a historical transfer that guarantees to bolster Nigeria’s steel commerce, President Tinubu has successfully attracted a large $3 billion funding pledge from Indian merchants. This success changed into met with applause and commendation from the minister,” the assertion defined.
It added, “Jindal Steel and Energy Tiny, one among India’s predominant non-public steel producers, made this momentous dedication to make investments $3 billion in iron ore processing and steel pattern in Nigeria. The announcement came after in depth discussions between the president and the management of Jindal Steel and Energy Tiny on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Contemporary Delhi, India.”
The minister said the pattern changed into a game-changer that would possibly maybe revitalise and remodel the nation’s steel commerce. Mr Audu lauded Mr Tinubu for his efforts in attracting funding for Nigeria’s steel sector.
“Furthermore, this files comes on a day when the presidential tribunal upheld the election of the president. As the country eagerly anticipates the certain affect of this big funding, it marks a pivotal moment in Nigeria’s industrial growth and economic pattern,” said Mr Audu.