Jelani Aliyu: The Design Revolutionary
51-year-old Jelani Aliyu is one of the few Nigerians whose mark in the automobile industry cannot be bluffed. Born in Kaduna, he attended Federal Government College, Sokoto where he emerged as the best student in Technical Drawing. Filled with passion, he proceeded to Ahmadu Bello University to study Architecture but soon dropped out. He, then,…
NADDC to establish Automobile training school in Nigeria, says DG
The Nigerian Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) said it would establish automobile training school in the country to train youths in vehicle production.
NADDC remains focused on auto policy implementation
Director General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Jelani Aliyu, has identified some important components of the new National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP) that the Council is working on to improve the goals of the policy.
No to total ban on tokunbo vehicles,says government
The Federal Government will not totally ban the importation of fairly used vehicles (tokunbo) until a robust finance scheme is launched to enable Nigerians to buy brand new ones...
Positioning Nigeria as a vehicles manufacturing country
The emergence of General Motors’ Senior Creative Designer, Jelani Aliyu, as the new Director General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), may in many ways be encouraging, as the country battles to boost local assemblage of vehicles and become a vehicle manufacturing country.