The South Korean ambassador to Nigeria Mr Kim Young-Chae, has commended Yobe state Governor and Chairman APC Caretaker/Extraordinary convention planning committee Hon. Mai Mala Buni, for providing strong leadership which has contributed to political stability in Nigeria.
The ambassador made the commendation when Governor Buni paid him a courtesy call at the South Korean embassy on Monday in Abuja.
Kim said the primary solution to problems facing a nation is to have political stability “you have demonstrated very impressive leadership qualities which have contributed immensely to political stability in the country”.
“At the home front, you are doing very good and successful in the development of education, education is a key factor for the development and we also support the development of education,” the ambassador said.
The ambassador invited Governor Buni for a visit to Korea to explore opportunities for agricultural transformation using machines against human labour to boost productivity.
He assured to introduce the Sesame seeds produced in Yobe state to the Korean business community to attract investment “we will work on a partnership that would be beneficial to the farmers and Korean companies”.
Earlier, Governor Buni expressed the commitment of his administration to rehabilitating and recovering the state from the effects of the protracted Boko Haram security challenge.
He said education remains the premier sector of his administration and would continue to receive the support of the government for a prosperous future for the state.
Buni added that healthcare delivery, agriculture, economic growth, youth and women empowerment are strategically addressed to fight disease, unemployment and poverty to give the state a promising future.
The Governor advocated for a strong partnership with the Korean government for support and intervention that would fast track development in the state as well as, to promote investment in the production of Sesame seeds for a beneficial partnership to the people of the state and Korean companies.