30 shoemakers from Abia begin their training in China with latest equipment (PHOTOS)
30 shoe makers from Abia State have started their training in China in order to enhance their skills and set up Abia State Automated Shoe factory in Aba.
The trainees are being taught with the latest range of shoe making equipment and technology in a bid to make lasting and good products.
Upon the return of the trainees from China, governor Okezie Ikepeazu said the state would procure the full range of equipment required to set up a modern fully equipped shoe factory in the state.
The governor added that the youths would form the nucleus of the workforce in the shoe factory which shall be launched before the middle of the year.