Thursday, 1st December 2022
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24 Aug
Manufacturers have had to contend with more difficult problems in recent years as they try to keep up with rising demands, shifting consumer trends, and operational expenses.
26 Jul
Local manufacturers in the country have urged the Federal Government to develop sustainable national anticipatory policy measures against external influences, in order to mitigate the impact of global activities on the economy.
15 Sep 2021
A vast majority of Nigerian manufacturers have expressed concerns about the prevailing operating environment, noting that multiple taxation and over-regulation are hurting the productivity of their enterprises.
9 Sep 2021
Despite improved confidence in the economy as shown in the latest Manufacturers Confidence Index (MCCI) by local manufacturers, there are concerns about the unabating liquidity crisis in the productive sector...
3 Feb 2021
Notwithstanding the challenges of access to foreign exchange (forex) for importation of raw materials, local manufacturers have stated that a favourable exchange regime...
29 Jan 2021
Despite the ability to take millions of people out of poverty by way of providing employment opportunities while also creating wealth, the President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Mansur Ahmed, has said the nation’s manufacturing sector is gasping for breath.
26 Sep 2020
An Abuja-based hospitality firm, Masterminds Catering and Culinary Institute (MCCI), has expressed readiness to train over 500 persons within two years.
20 May 2020
Nigerian manufacturers have urged the Federal Government to involve the private sector in the crafting and implementation of adjustment frameworks as part of efforts to deepen...
17 Dec 2019
Despite increased access to the ports and local sourcing of raw materials as a result of government’s backward integration policy
28 Aug 2019
One of the key pillars of Nigeria’s Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP) is the promotion of Resource-Based Industrialization. This is a strategy that could bring manufacturing back to the path of sustainable growth. 
7 Aug 2019
Despite government’s ease of doing business initiative, local manufacturers have decried poor pace of productivity as a result of lingering challenges not limited...
2 Aug 2019
Despite the improvement in the nation’s manufacturing PMI in July, according to the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN) latest report, local manufacturers’ confidence in the economy for the second quarter (Q2), continued to wane.


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South Africa's ruling ANC party will hold emergency talks Thursday, the day after a report into scandal-hit President Cyril Ramaphosa paved the way for his possible impeachment. Pressure has mounted on the president after a special panel probing a burglary scandal at Ramaphosa's farm concluded that there was enough evidence to warrant a parliamentary debate…
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Operatives of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, arrested two suspected kidnappers: Monday Amhe and one Joy, for abducting a woman around Presbyterian Church, Yaba, Lagos.  The agency’s Director, Public Affairs Department, Adebayo Taofiq said that the two suspected abductors were arrested by a team of the agency’s personnel from Somolu zone, while on patrol monitoring traffic…
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The rehabilitation and reintegration of women and children victims of the years-long Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast region of Nigeria is receiving accelerated attention. This is just as 14 rescued members of the abducted Chibok girls, but one was united and unveiled for the first time after their escape or capture by troops of…
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Renewed investors’ appetite in the shares of MTN Nigeria (MTNN) and 20 stocks aided the Nigerian Exchange Limited (NGX) to stage a rebound in the last trading session of the month of November as capitalisation increased by N183 billion.