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Textile industry

23 Apr 2021
As cotton pyramids resuscitate in Northwest Nigeria, the National Cotton Association of Nigeria (NACOTAN) wants the government to sustain measures to prop up the nation’s production.
24 Nov 2019
The swiftness with which the government closed the borders is not a surprise to anybody at all, because you can see they have almost every security apparatus stationed at the borders.
4 Sep 2019
Nigerians should have every reason to be tired of reports of every government’s move to revive the textile industry since 1999 when democracy returned with some promise.
13 Aug 2019
The Federal Government has disclosed plans to partner with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, to revive cotton production and resuscitate the moribund textile and garment industry in Nigeria.
12 Jul 2019
To reposition the Nigerian economy and make it self-reliant, the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has rallied stakeholders’ support for the textile and garment industry....
14 Oct 2018
Textiles Workers at the weekend in Kaduna protested the non-resuscitation of collapsed textiles industry in the north and called on the 19 Northern Governors
9 Jan 2017
However, the launch, not too long ago, of the National Policy on Cotton, Textile and Garment (CTG) as part of the National Industrial Revolution Plan (NIRP), is a redeeming factor.
8 Jan 2017
The Asaba Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ASACCIMA) has urged the Federal and State Governments to revitalize the textile industry in the country to create more jobs.
18 Aug 2016
Worried about the yearly expenditure of $4 billion on imported textiles and readymade clothing, manufacturers in the nation’s textile industry have tasked the Federal Government to review the strategies deployed in reviving the sector in order to avoid recurring failed results.


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