Official Delegation From Niger Republic Visits Inner Galaxy Steel Complex

the attention of government functionaries, not only in Nigeria but from across the West African sub-region. Among the latest of such high profile figures visiting the Industrial Park is a delegation from the Ministry of Industry of Niger Republic which came at the weekend.

The delegation which was led by a former Minister of Industry in the country and now Senior Technical Advisor to the Ministry, Mr. Abdou Madan, also had the General Secretary in the Ministry, as well as the Executive Director of Industrial Development in the team.

Niger Republic Minister of Ind. visits Inner Galaxy Group
Niger Republic Minister of Ind. visits Inner Galaxy Group

On hand to receive the guests were the Chairman of Inner Galaxy Steel, Mr. Lin Weijie and the Group Managing Director, Mr. Andy Lu, both of whom were very excited to welcome them.

After introducing the senior staff of the company present, the GMD took the visitors on a familiarization tour of the vital areas of the company’s operations, including: Steel workshop, Steel Rolling shop, Steel Production area, as well as the company’s power Substation. The delegation was full of praises for the management of the company for their vision and commitment in setting up such a large transformer substation, with enormous power generation and supply capacity.

Other areas inspected included: Safety unit, Sewage Facilities, Quality Assurance unit. At the finished steelworks area, the delegation which was impressed by the product quality and standards by Inner Galaxy, were introduced to the production processes and the safety architecture of the company.


During the interactions, Mr. Lu shared with the guests the vision of the Inner Galaxy Group, especially, the Inner Galaxy Steel, and its developmental thrusts in the short to medium terms.  He mentioned that the Inner Galaxy Steel Ltd, when fully operational will be the foremost steel manufacturing firm in West Africa.

The GMD, together with the Production Manager, Mr. Di, also showed the guests the Continuous Casting production workshop, the production and assembly processes and entire production and safety model.

Niger Republic Minister of Ind. visits Inner Galaxy Group

They expressed the hope that Inner galaxy Steel Company Limited will continue to maintain their product quality and overall standards in order to not only retain their industry leadership but also to continue to contribute to the economic development of Nigeria and West Africa at large. Mr. Madan also conveyed the wishes of the government and people of Niger Republic, and used the opportunity to extend the invitation of the Minister of Industry, Mr. Mallam Zaneidou Amirou, to Inner Galaxy to visit the country and possibly establish a presence there.