• Katsina is Known in Northern Nigeria as the home of Hospitality and the centre of North-West Nigeria
  • The home of golden opportunities the third largest state  in Nigeria by population. Top-13 state by national expenditure (The third state in the North by expenditure)
  • We are building a friendly and efficient business environment to host investors as they take advantage of the various opportunities in Katsina State
  • Opportunities range from agro-allied to metal and solid minerals to construction, light, manufacturing and services


The Katsina State Investment Promotion Agency (KIPA) is a One-Stop Investment Centre for businesses and investments in Nigeria. As part of our duties, we facilitate investments in the state by coordinating all the activities of MDAs in the business environment. Our approach ensures the realization of the maximum benefits of policies and regulations in the state. 

We have a reputation for providing streamlined, efficient, and transparent services to our clients with a view to reducing the cost of doing business in the state. Within the short period of our existence, we have perfected mechanisms that shorten and simplify administrative procedures for the issuance of business approvals, permits and licenses, and company incorporation.


Investor-friendly environment
Ease of doing business and one of Nigeria's leading state in transparency and open governance The World Bank ranked the State 4th in ease of doing business ahead of Lagos, Kano, Rivers and Cross Rivers
Good Land for Agriculture
Largest producer of Cotton, Second largest producer of Sorghum, Second largest producer of tomatoes. As well as abundant opportunities in the area of Flour Milling, Dairy Products, Confectioneries etc.
Rich in mineral resources
Kaolin, Silica Sand, Feldspar, Asbestos, Gold, Marble, Quartz, Talc and other precious Stones such as Tourmaline and Spheras, etc. are found in many locations in the state.


Areas of Opportunities
Katsina offers a wide range of opportunities to private sector investors
Textile Industry
Viable opportunities for investors in our textile industry, Funtua
Solid Minerals
Massive Solid Mineral Deposits accross the 34 LGAs in the State
Arable Land for Farming
Katsina has one of the best land for both the cereal and legume crops
Power Generation
The development of the Power Sector remains key to the development of other sectors of the economy not just for Katsina State but for the whole Country
Property Development
The potentials for property development in the State are quite high and attractive.
Livestock farming
Katsina remains one of the best when it comes to animal faming

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Katsina Investment Promotion Agency is a one-stop shop for Investments in the State