Chinese firm to generate 15,000 jobs for sugarcane farmers

  |   Nigeria News

A Chinese commercial outfit, Lee Group, said on Wednesday it had established a sugarcane company in Kaugama Local Government Area of Jigawa that will generate 15,000 jobs for farmers and marketers.

He said that it would attract both formal and informal employment for citizens of the state in particular and Nigerians in general.

The spokesman said the company had begun paying one billion naira as compensation to about 10,000 owners of the farm lands where the farms and company would be sited.

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