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10 Jun
As efforts towards local automobile assembly continue to gain traction, the Director-General, National Automotive Design and Development Council, (NADDC) Jelani Aliyu, has called on Spanish companies and groups
15 Apr
The National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has reiterated its commitment towards the local production of environment-friendly Electric Vehicles (EVs) for use by every Nigerian.
4 Mar
Director-General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Jelani Aliyu, has said Nigeria's automotive sector is worth 400,000 vehicles assembling capacity a year....
10 Dec 2021
Director General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Jelani Aliyu, has pledged that Nigerians will begin to access loans to acquire electric cars as from next year.
24 Aug 2021
The National Automotive Design Development Council (NADDC) has commenced the training of 100 graduate engineers in automobile software repairs and manufacturing to boost the nation's auto-industry.
30 Jul 2021
The Federal Government is incorporating electric vehicles (EVs) into the National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP).
30 Nov 2020
The proposed policy in the 2020 Finance Bill that seeks to slash duties and levies on imported vehicles has raised conflict of opinions among investors.
11 Mar 2020
The Nigerian Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has unveiled a $1 billion worth of locally assembled vehicles in Abuja.
11 Sep 2019
The Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has said his administration’s policies will improve prosperity and increase the industrial revolution in the state.
9 Jul 2019
It was excitement galore at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) yesterday as the institution’s Engineering Faculty successfully unveiled its first five-seater electric car.
18 Jun 2019
Plans are underway by the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) to establish automobile mechanic village in Katsina State.
10 May 2019
Stakeholders in the automotive sector of the country have decried the attitude of government towards implementing the National Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP) fully. Besides, they argued that Federal Government’s inaction towards the automotive policy is slowing down the desired potentials the sector possess in developing the nation. Hence, they called for a holistic review…


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