China Harbour Engineering announces completion of Lekki deep seaport
By: Tosin Aribisala
China Harbour Engineering LFTZ Enterprise (CHELE) on Monday announced the completion of Lekki deep seaport.
CHELE, which is a subsidiary of China Habour Engineering Company Limited, during the completion ceremony also handed over the port to the Lekki Free Port Terminal.
Speaking at the commemoration, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu applauded the project and it’s speedy completion while noting that the port will create up 200,000 direct and indirect jobs.
“Like I said, the benefit to us in this project and the benefit to our citizens can be left better imagined. Providing jobs to close to 200, 000 jobs for both direct and indirect jobs in the next couple of months and years ahead in addition to adding tens of billions in dollars revenue to our country, state and host community is laudable.