February 23, 2018

Nigeria to commence production of heavy equipment..

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THE country may commence production of heavy equipment and spare parts before the end of the year, courtesy of a recent approval given to the venture by the Federal Executive Council (FEC). Already, the Bauchi State government has ceded the old Steyr manufacturing facility in the state capital to the National Agency for Science and Engineering (NASENI) for the project. NASENI’s acting Director-General, Dr. Mohammed Haruna, who made the disclosures in an interview with NAN yesterday, however, said the project is awaiting the take-off funding from the Federal Government. He said the approval given by FEC covers heavy equipment fabrication…