MAN at 50: MAN dangles N1m essay prizes to university students

  Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has earmarked the sum of N1 million rewards for the would-be winners of its 50th-anniversary essay writing competition. In a tweet on its social media handle, MAN said that the essay competition is for undergraduates students in Nigerian universities. They are to write on the topic: ‘Promoting industrialization in […]

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MAN at 50 : FG hails $40bn manufacturing outputs & 7m jobs in 20 years

Assures support till country fully industrialized   In Summary  * The Federal Government commended operators in the sector for the production of goods valued at 40 billion USD, and for the employment of seven million Nigerians, for the past 20 years. * The Chairman, House of Senate Committee on Industries, Senator Saidu Alkali, assures the […]

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MAN offers tips on how govt can control rising inflation

” The 18.17 percent inflation rate in the country is not healthy for the well-being of the people and the growth aspiration of the economy. It should therefore be properly managed before it spirals out of control. “   With these words,  the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), called on the federal government to take urgent […]

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Manufacturing sector intervention fund now N803bn –CBN

  Manufacturing sector’s intervention funds disbursed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) rose to N803 billion as of February, 2021 Figures obtained from the CBN reports on the Monetary Policy Committee revealed this on Tuesday. “Under the N1tn manufacturing intervention stimulus, the total of N803.36 billion has been disbursed to 228 projects across various […]

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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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Nigeria: Eight Things govt Should Do to Improve manufacturing sector in 2020 – MAN

  The manufacturing sector has been identified as the catalyst of industrialization and engine of growth of any economy. The sector in Nigeria faces myriads of challenges, particularly poor economic infrastructure and regulatory challenges. These issues account for the almost stationary performance state of the sector in recent times and underscore the need to deliberately […]

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MAN  happy over composition of  Buhari Economic Advisory Council ✓ They are tested technocrats –   LCCI

Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the formation of an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) being chaired by an economist, Prof. Doyin Salami. Other members of the council are: Dr. Mohammed Sagagi (vice chairman), Prof. Ode Ojowu (member), Dr. Shehu Yahaya (member), Dr. Iyabo Masha (member), Prof. Chukwuma Soludo (member), Mr. […]

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