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Nigeria Looses Over N2 Trillion Monthly –NNPC

…As NNPC Plans to Sell Inefficient Refineries The Group managing Director of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr Ibe Kachikwu, has revealed that Nigeria losses N2.2 trillion every month due to inefficiency of the nation’s three petroleum refineries. Speaking last week during an interactive session with news men, NNPC boss, therefore, warned that any refinery that fails to work ...

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FRSC to Impound Vehicles With Foreign Numbers

The Federal Road Safety Commission has warned owners of vehicles with foreign number plates to remove them from Nigerian roads, or else they will be impounded. The FRSC Corps Marshall, Mr. Boboye Oyeyemi, gave the advice last week while addressing journalists during a workshop organised for Heads of Driver’s License Centres of FRSC. He said, with exception of vehicles with ...

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PAN Nigeria to Produce 301 from CKD

PAN Nigeria Limited has signed an agreement with its technical partner, the AP France to commence production of Peugeot 301 model from a Completely Knocked Down (CKD) Parts. The Managing Director of the company, Mr. Ibrahim Boyi, disclosed this in Kaduna recently, when officials of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) visited PAN factory. The PAN boss, who claimed that his ...

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FG Owes States Over N500 Billion on Road Maintenance

The federal government owes various states of the federation a total sum of N535.5 billion, being amount the states incurred on maintenance of federal roads. This was made known last Thursday after conclusion of the National Economic Council meeting presided over by the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osibajo. Briefing the State House Correspondents after the meeting, the governors of Oyo, ...

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Gov. Wike Orders Removal of Fuel Tankers from P/Harcourt

To ensure safety of lives and properties, the Rivers State government has ordered all fuel tankers parked in its capital, Port Harcourt, to be relocated to a Trailer park in Akpor Local Government. The Executive Governor of the State, Mr. Nyesom Wike, who gave the directive at the weekend, said the move became necessary due to high risk the tankers ...

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Lagos Warns Okada Riders Against Flouting the Law

 By: ROTIMI ASHER The Lagos State Government, in its effort at implementing the Section 3 of the Lagos State Road Traffic Law 2012 to the letter, has once again issued a warning to commercial motorcycle operators, popularly called okada riders, on all restricted routes to comply with the Law or risk arrest and prosecution. The Chairman of the Lagos State ...

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West African Automotive Experts to Hold Workshop

By:ROTIMI ASHER As a follow-up to adopting Nigeria’s automotive agenda, Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) is planning a regional workshop of automotive experts. The plan, which was disclosed by ECOWAS commissioner for Industry and Private Promotion, Dr.Kalilou Traore, during a meeting with the Director General of National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Engr.Aminu Jalal at NADDC headquarters ...

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ECOWAS Partners Nigeria on Regional Auto Policy

…Recommend Nigerian Assembled Automobiles to W/A Nations The ECOWAS Commission is partnering with the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) with a view to evolving a framework for the establishment of a regional automotive policy in West Africa. Towards this end, a delegation from the ECOWAS Commission Secretariat led by the Commissioner for Industry and Private Sector Promotion, Dr. ...

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Lagos Talks Tough on Enforcement of Traffic Law

…Allays Fears on Influx of Suspected Terrorists Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, last week presided over the monthly Security Council Meeting at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, with an assurance that the law enforcement agencies in the state will intensify enforcement against street trading as well as ensure the Road Traffic Law is enforced to the letter. Briefing Government ...

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Breaking News: President Buhari to Continue Auto policy

…Mandates FG Ministries, Others to Acquire Locally-Assembled Vehicles Contrary to the fears expressed at certain quarters across Nigeria, after the recent general election, the federal government has affirmed its commitment to the continuity of the Nigerian Automotive policy. Director General of National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Engr. Aminu Jalal made the disclosure in his office in Abuja while ...

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