4 Feb 2022
Operators in the pulp, paper products, printing and publishing industry have raised concerns about poor investment in the sector’s value chain owing to government policies and regulation, despite growing demand for paper products.
4 Dec 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday declared the 2020 edition of the Lagos International Trade Fair open, reiterating the Federal Government’s commitment to revamping Nigeria’s Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP).
31 Jan 2020
Nigeria's automobile industry received a boost with over $1billion investments from renowned auto manufacturers in 2019, thereby lifting capacity to at least 408,870 vehicles yearly.
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.
13 Jun 2019
The Federal Government has expressed concern over the N4billion plus spent yearly on the importation of diaper, sanitary pads, wipes and napkins into the country, describing it as unacceptable. The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, at a validation meeting, yesterday, on the Draft National Industry Policy, in efforts to encourage local production and…
21 Dec 2018
The Presidential Steering Committee on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Impact and Readiness Assessment, plans to present its recommendations...
25 Sep 2018
The Federal Government has expressed commitment to the industrial policy in a bid to improve local production and enhance competitiveness.
10 Aug 2018
The comatose state of Nigeria’s textile manufacturing industry is a far cry from that of the 21st Century’s industrial evolution and productivity demand of any serious nation.
20 Jul 2017
To aid the realisation of the five-year development agenda of the Nigerian Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP), stakeholders in the value-chain have strategised to build capacities of key actors in the project to enhance implementation.
29 Jan 2017
I arrived BOI with 25 years of fast-paced experience gained from reputable institutions such as KPMG, GTBank, Ecobank, Universal Trust Bank (acquired by Union Bank), UBA Group and Heirs Holdings.
3 Aug 2016
Worried by the downturn of events in the real sector, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) has stated that the Nigeria Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP) remains a policy on paper without implementation.
31 May 2016
Addressing Nigeria’s energy challenge headlong remains pivotal to the industrrilisation of the nation, the Secretary General of Nigerian Textiles Workers Union, Issa Aremu, has stressed.