Stakeholders canvass efficiency, viability at Lagos free zone
Stakeholders at the Lagos Free Zone have canvassed efficiency and best practices to attract more investors.
Government to review free trade zones’ incentives for competitiveness
The Nigeria Industrial Council and Competiveness Advisory Council has moved to review fiscal arrangements and incentives applicable to the country’s free trade zones (FTZs).
‘NNPC, NEPZA rivalry delays Delta gas park project’
The rivalry between the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Nigeria Export Processing Zone Authority (NEPZA) is responsible for the delay in the Ogidigben Gas Industrial Park in Delta State. The project, which is said to hold the economic potential for the country as the world shifts to gas exploration, had been abandoned since…
Buhari approves N50 billion for NEPZA To build Infrastructure
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N50 billion for the Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority, NEPZA in the 2018 budget to build key infrastructure that will attract foreign direct investments (FDI) into the country. The Managing Director of NEPZA, Barrister Emmanuel Lyambee Jime made the disclosure yesterday in Abuja during an interactive session with Journalists. He…
NEPZA, Customs partner on non-oil economic diversification
The Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), is to partner with the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), to diversify the economy via developing the non-oil sector.
‘We will prosecute anyone found guilty in Calabar tank-farm explosion’
The Managing Director of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Mr. Emmanuel Jime has promised to prosecute anyone found guilty in the tank-farm explosion at the Calabar zone of the authority.
FG directs NEPZA to make CFTZ pilot industrial city
The new managing director of NEPZA, Emmanuel Jime disclosed this in Calabar yesterday during a courtesy visit to Cross River State governor, Senator Ben Ayade.
Government mulls establishment of satellite industrial centres
The establishment of these industrial centres which will be anchored by the Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA ), is expected to commence immediately after the passage of the 2017 budget.