The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has assured that the state government will prvide the needed infrastructure required for the Edo Inland Container Depot (ICD).
Obaseki disclosed this during a courtesy visit by the delegation from the federal government agencies in the maritime sector led by officials of the Nigerian Shippers' Council at the Government House in Benin, Edo State.
commending the delegation for the efforts to ensure the establishment of a dry port in the state, Obaseki said "The state government is keenly interested in the completion of the projects as they are in line with the vision of this administration to boost industrialisation of the state".
Obaseki urged the stakeholders responsible for the dry port project in the state to fast-track their activities, noting that "It would be exciting if the ICD and TTP projects comes up on schedule alongside the Gelegele seaport and industrial park. It would boost the industrialisation of Edo State".