Contacts

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Mandate

The overall objective for adoption of Free Zones in the country is to create an enabling environment aimed at enhancing economic growth and development of export oriented manufacturing in the non-oil sector of the economy, as well as the propagation of the Nigerian content policy in the oil & gas sector in order to diversify the country’s economic base, attract Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), generate employment, increase foreign exchange earnings, enhance technology transfer, skill acquisition and upgrade as well as create backward linkages.

Origin

The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority is a Federal agency under the supervision of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment. It was established in 1992 following the enactment of the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Act 63, of 1992.

Vision

To establish zones of the highest quality that meets the needs of the investor and ensure a diversified economy.

Mission

To establish, license, regulate and operate highly efficient Free Zones by providing a highly competitive incentive scheme, excellent support facilities and service for the purpose of creating an enabling environment for export manufacturing and other commercial activities.

Values

Our Core Values

N ovelty – We consistently innovate our processes to align with evolving global investment trends.

E xcellence – Our culture is to deliver superior investor experience.

P roductivity – We streamline our services to deliver maximum output on investment.

Z eal – Our passion is to build a competent team for better service delivery.

A ccountability – We ensure transparency in all our promised commitments.

Free Zones Overview
400
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free
zones

5800
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Zone
enterprises

60

key
sectors

210
%

quarterly
growth

Proposition

Unique Investment Opportunities

NEPZA is the major driver of Government’s initiative to diversify the Nigerian economy. With attractive investment packages and a focus on economy-driven sectors, NEPZA provides opportunities in different sectors across the entire country.

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leadership

Our [Management] Team

Managing Director

MD

Professor Adesoji Adesugba
DBA, MBA, MSc, BL, FCIArb, FRSA

An accomplished specialist in Investment Promotion and Economic Development, Adesoji Adesugba is known for his proficiency in organizational development and institutional reforms.

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Dr. Oyekunle Oyesola Rasheed

Director (Finance and Accounts)

Hajiya Zainab Aliyu Musa

Director (Monitoring and Compliance)

Saleh Ahmed Gurin

Director (Calabar Free Trade Zone)

Engr. Sikiru Kola Lawal

Director (Projects & Procurement)

Sir I.O. Uzoechi (AM, IoD)

Director (Investment Promotion and Investors Services)

Haleema Sani Kamba (Mrs.)

Director (Corporate Services)

Engr. Ekpe Godwin Okimba

Ag. Director (Planning, Research and Statistics)

Musa Mu’azu Sahabi

Head (Kano Free Trade Zone)
collaboration

Our [Key] Partners

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Customs

Ports

Banking

Security

Immigration

Government

NIGERIA CUSTOMS SERVICE (NCS)

Our cordial working relationship with the Nigeria Customs Service helps in expediting easy market access for our investors by ensuring prompt importation of raw materials and exportation of finished products.

All of our Zones have officials of NCS available 24/7 to facilitate business activities.

NIGERIA PORTS AUTHORITY (NPA)

Most of FZs are closely located to excellent transport infrastructure (port) through NPA to increase the ease of raw material and product logistics for our investors.

CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA (CBN)

Partnership with CBN with the view of providing offshore banking services within our FZs that will guarantee greater security and privacy of every investor’s capital.

NIGERIA POLICE FORCE

With the strong presence of various security agencies in our Free Zones, investors can be rest assured of 24 hours protection of lives and investments (assets).

NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE (NIS)

For the purpose of encouraging ease of doing business within our Free Zones, the Authority works closely with NIS to ensure prompt issuance of various employment visas and permits for our investors.

All of our Zones have officials of NCS available 24/7 to facilitate business activities.

STATE GOVERNMENTS

The Authority collaborates with state governments in securing swift issuance of land related permits to increase the confidence level of our investors.

Our [Technical] Partners