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.
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…
28 Mar 2019
The National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has vowed to put a stop to yearly importation of more than 400,000 used vehicles...
29 Aug 2018
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,…
12 Nov 2017
The Nigerian Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) said it would establish automobile training school in the country to train youths in vehicle production.
13 Oct 2017
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.