The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) on Tuesday announced the resumption of office of its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Aisha Rimi.
The resumption follows her recent appointment announced by the Presidency on Friday, October 13, 2023
The Commission said the appointment underscores the government’s commitment to advancing Nigeria’s economic development through strategic investment promotion.
The new NIPC Executive Secretary is described as a transaction lawyer with expertise in foreign investment and business advisory for doing business in Africa, apart from her significant experience working with development finance institutions (DFIs) on multi-million-dollar investments in infrastructure projects.
“Aisha Rimi’s appointment as CEO of NIPC comes at a time when the country is poised to attract significant investments in key sectors, including infrastructure, energy, agriculture, and manufacturing,” the Commission said in a statement.
“Her proven track record and deep understanding of the Nigerian investment landscape will be invaluable in leading NIPC’s efforts to promote and facilitate investments that will create jobs and drive economic growth,” the agency added.
NIPC is a government agency dedicated to promoting and facilitating investments in Nigeria. Our mission is to attract investments across various sectors, support investors throughout their journey, and advocate for policies that enhance the investment climate in the country.