Nigeria: The Relevance of Ajaokuta Steel Plant to Nigerian Economy

Nigeria: The Relevance of Ajaokuta Steel Plant to Nigerian Economy - The history of industrialized nations of the world is the history of steel development. A nation that overlooks steel development does so at her own industrialization peril, thus making her a consumer nation and a dumping ground for developed economies of the world. This realization by Nigerian policy makers prompted them to develop an indigenous steel industry. Hence, the birth of Ajaokuta Steel Project. [AA Urbanisation]