Running with hares and hunting with hounds
I have been an ardent advocate of free-market where healthy competition can drive supply, demand, prices and general quality of services.
Dangote acquires 2,000 trucks for cement distribution, 500 for urea
To address challenges of distribution and availability of cement across the country, Dangote Cement Plc has deployed over 2,000 trucks.
Cement price soar in South East
Prices of cement has increased by 67 per cent in the South East states of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo, the News Agency of Nigeria
Dangote laments misinformation, denies increase in cement price
Lamenting the misinformation in certain quarters, the management of Dangote Cement Plc, yesterday, denied any form of price increase, clarifying that the product from its factories and plants nationwide...
‘Continued border closure negates AfCFTA’s liberalisation agenda’, says MAN
The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has urged the Federal Government to review its stance on border closure, especially as the timeline for African Continental Free Trade Agreement
Cement dealers worry about scarcity, marginal increase in prices
Despite the lockdown announced by President Muhammadu Buhari recently to curtail the spread of dreaded coronavirus, COVID-19 in Abuja, Lagos and Ogun state, the price of cement
Stakeholders re-echo FG’s concern on high cement prices
To forestall abuse and practices that cause building collapse as well as encourage adoption of cement for road construction, stakeholders in the built sector have asked cement manufacturers to reduce the price of the commodity.
Slug slime may be better than stitches
Slug slime could create stronger glue to prevent scarring and infection in surgery, suggest scientists. The defensive slime is produced by a common garden slug. The Dusky Arion slug, which can grow up to seven centimeters long can be found in gardens across Britain - but it also produces a slime that can be used…
Cement, iron rod prices skyrockets in building markets
Again, the hope of better days ahead for would-be homeowners and developers in the construction sector, may have been dashed following another rounds of increase in prices of cement and iron rods in the country. The latest increase in prices of the products has sent shivers on the shoulders of buyers, leading to low patronage…