Reasons Eleko community willing to sell their land to Dangote

  LANDLORDS and property owners at Eleko area of Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos State, are excited over plans by the Dangote Group to acquire the land for the expansion of its petroleum refinery and fertilizer  plants. In a public conversation, some of the landlords and property owners, said they welcome move by Dangote to acquire the place, […]

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Unilever Nigeria appoints Carl Cruz as Managing Director

The Board of Unilever Nigeria Plc has appointed Carl Cruz as its new managing Director. In a statement by Soromidayo George, Director, Corporate Affairs & Sustainable Business, Unilever, Ghana & Nigeria, said “Cruz takes over the management and leadership of the company effective 1st February 2020.” He comes with extensive career in Unilever D & […]

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FG Plans to Convert Abuja Idu Industrial Center to Wood Cluster 

The Director -General, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN), Dr. Dikko Umaru Radda, has disclosed the federal government’s plans to convert the Idu Industrial Centre located in Abuja, to a furniture and wood enterprise cluster. The initiative is expected to help reduce foreign exchange leakages from furniture imports. He noted that a […]

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Shacman sends GM to Nigeria, mulls CKD assembly plant

  AS the popularity of heavy duty vehicles continues to spread in Nigeria through the efforts of its franchise company, Transit Support Services Ltd (TSS), there are indications that the Chinese manufacturer is desirous of consolidating on the remarkable success so far achieved by the brand. Part of the plan is the expansion of the […]

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Chemical & Pharmaceutical sector now top in manufacturing jobs in Nigeria – MAN

  CHEMICAL and Pharmaceutical sector is now the biggest employers in the manufacturing industry in Nigeria, said Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN). Before now, it used to be Food, Beverage and Tobacco sectoral group. DATA on employment created in the manufacturing sector released by MAN, weekend, showed that the ten sectoral groups employed a total […]

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Temitope Hassan joins Dangote Sugar Refinery as company secretary

Dangote Sugar Refinery Plc has appointed Temitope Hassan as its new company secretary and legal adviser. In a statement issued to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) signed by Ravindra Singhvi, Managing Director of the company, said Hassan’s appointment was effective from January 6, 2020. Hassan is a multi-disciplined lawyer. She holds a bachelor’s degree in […]

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Nigerian manufacturers apex body unfold direction for policy advocacy in 2020

  The campaign to force a reduction in the cost of borrowing to the real sector and also interrogate the performance of the various single digit interest rate funding windows available for the sector, particularly manufacturing, will surely top manufacturers’ policy advocacy this year. Indication that these will galvanize the advocacy machinery of the Manufacturers […]

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