Tag: commercial production

Standard Organisation Says 80 Per Cent Of Products In Nigeria Are Imported

The Director General of Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Dr Joseph Odumodu, has said that Nigerians must change their consumption pattern for the economy to thrive. Odumodu the statement in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Friday, adding that currently, the country’s consumption pattern[Read More…]

Pius Adesanmi: “Ibo Made” Is The Most Explicit Metaphor For The Nigerian Tragedy

(This short piece was first written in 2006, long before I started this column. I am republishing it now because too many of my friends have been asking for it lately; because nothing has changed…) Growing up in the 70s and 80s in Isanlu, an Okun town in the old[Read More…]

Rehabilitation Of Port Harcourt-Maiduguri Rail Line For Completion In 2014 – Maku

NAN The Federal Government would complete the ongoing rehabilitation of the Port Harcourt to Maiduguri rail line by the end of 2014. The Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku, announced this at the PDP North-East Zonal Rally in Bauchi on Saturday. He said that the Lagos to Kano line was[Read More…]