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Buhari’s New Move to Kill Nigeria’s Auto Industry

ROTIMI ASHER The history of Nigeria’s auto industry is a paradox. For three decades, the nation’s successive governments failed to key into the industry’s viability. And...

Can We Rise From COVID-19 Ashes and Win Climate Battle?

By:PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) When 197 countries adopted the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in 2015, I remember feeling an extraordinary surge of hope –...

#Police Brutality against Motorists: Critical Ingredients for Reform

FEMI OWOEYE So much has been said about Special Anti-robbery Squad, SARS. The echo has been so loud. You would think SARS officers were not...

At 60: Why the Auto Industry can’t Breath in Nigeria

MATILDA FRANCES Being a woman, I can happily multi-task. But, for me, writing is a hobby. Aside Motoring, I write about any subject under the...

UN’s Second Decade of Action for Road Safety: Expert Counsel

By: EUGENE HERBERT Last week Monday, the United Nations (UN) announced the start of a Second Decade of...

Prayer of a Cat: What the Auto Industry needs from President Buhari

By: FEMI OWOEYE According to an old African fable, a hungry cat normally prays: “Oh God, I don’t need...

COVID-19 Debt Relief Must Consider the Vulnerabilities of Small States

By: PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) A lethal combination of disease, extreme climate events and economic crises is threatening...

Commonwealth Slams World Leaders over Corruption Virus

Countries’ response to Covid-19, their long-term development and the meeting of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are all threatened by the...

Racism Seeks To Drive Us Apart but There Are Rays of Hope

By: PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Today I received a message from a parent. Her nine-year-old son, Oscar, had...

Hidden Pandemic of Domestic Violence alongside COVID-19

By:PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Waking up to screams, thuds, angry shouting and the sickening sound of someone crashing...

Dealing With the Deadly Concoction of Disease and Disaster

By PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) Today in India and Bangladesh, millions of people are hunkered down in shelters,...

Neglect of Nigeria’s Auto Industry: Lessons from Covid-19 World War

By: FEMI OWOEYE No nation, including China expected a pandemic. But it came. It caught the entire human...

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Euro NCAP Dusts Off Safety Priorities of Well-Known Car Brands

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FG Offers Free CNG Conversion for Commercial Vehicles

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Nigeria Auto Industry Summit – Full Text of Communique

A COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END Of THE MAIDEN NIGERIA AUTO INDUSTRY SUMMIT (NAISU) ORGANISED BY THE NIGERIA AUTO JOURNALISTS ASSOCIATION (NAJA) IN COLLABORATION...