RLG COMMUNICATIONS NIGERIA LAUNCHES ITS FIRST ASSEMBLY PLANT IN NIGERIA
The facility to be launched is also strategically named the “RLG & ADULAWO TECH CITY”. The factory is a fruition of government private partnership. The plant is designed to assemble a minimum of 5,000 mobile phones and 2,500 laptops per day. The facility also has a training center, research & development (R & D) lab, corporate office building and staff quarters amongst other facilities. Also installed at the facility is Green Technology – Biogas Plant which will provide cooking gas for the staff quarter and also the capacity to generate 3KVA electricity which can be used for lighting.
The facility has the capacity to employ 10,000 people directly and indirectly. The first set of employees are the beneficiaries of Osun Youth Empowerment Scheme Technology (OYESTECH), a programme set up by the state government to equip youths in ICT and it was implemented by the RLG training institute. A total number of 20,000 beneficiaries will be trained on this programme. The first set of 5,000 beneficiaries have graduated already.
The launch of this factory will bring together all stakeholders from around the world especially where we have a business interest.
OYESTECH GRADUATING STUDENTS WITH THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR, MRS. TITI-LAOYE TOMORI; OSUN STATE GOVERNOR, OGBENI RAUF AREGBESOLA (MIDDLE) AND COUNTRY DIRECTOR, MR. TOSIN ILESANMI (3RD RIGHT).
FRONT VIEW OF THE FACTORY SHOWING THE SECURITY HOUSE, CORPORATE OFFICE AND INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY