NIGERIA: Lagos port congestion

Nigeria, which has the largest population in Africa, depends heavily on imported goods, and its major port is struggling to keep up with demand. Transporting goods from the port to the mainland and other parts of the country can cost more than importing the goods. The congestion at the port in Lagos has become so […]

Bio-ethanol refinery in Bothaville

Presented by Romano Pisciotti Mabele Fuels (Pty) Ltd Mabele Fuels (Pty) Ltd is a company registered in the Republic of South Africa whose business is the manufacture of fuel-grade ethanol from grain sorghum for sale to the South African biofuels market. The company was founded and incorporated in 2005 and resolves to build a bio-ethanol-from-sorghum […]

AFRICA: an entire continent in movement

AFRICA: an entire continent in “movement” of almost 1 billion people who will require food (the FAO estimates that the food demand in the area will grow by 3% per year), products and consumer goods. To answer the new demand, all the main Sub-Saharan countries are promoting wide-ranging investments: infrastructure, energy, construction, communication networks, water […]

Nigerian ports

For a country trying to diversify its exports and foreign exchange earnings, Nigeria’s seaports are seriously deficient. According to the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the country has six seaports: Apapa and Tin Can in Lagos, the Onne and Port-Harcourt ports in Rivers State, the Warri Port, and the Calabar Port. But, by many accounts, only […]

Nigeria’s Solid Minerals

The vastness of Nigeria’s minerals resources cannot and should not be over emphasised. We began to explore and exploit her natural mineral resources in 1902 and in its prime, the solid minerals sector was one of the largest producers of tin and coal, as well as a producer of a considerable 1.4 tons of gold […]

NIGERIA: IMPORT DUTIES & LEVIES, REDUCES MINIMUM TAX

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE | OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT *FG PRESENTS 2020 FINANCE BILL TO NEC:* *PROPOSED LEGISLATION SLASHES IMPORT DUTIES & LEVIES, REDUCES MINIMUM TAX, EXEMPTS SMALL BUSINESSES FROM TETFUND, OTHERS.* *Raises compensation exemption threshold, qualifies software acquisition for capital allowance Following Wednesday’s approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the 2020 Finance […]

Evolution of light vehicles

  The Iveco Daily is a large light commercial van produced by the Italian automaker Iveco since 1978; it was also sold as the Fiat Daily by Fiat until 1983. Unlike the more car-like unibody Fiat Ducato, the Daily uses a separate ladder frame typical of heavier commercial vehicles. The Daily is the longest-running vehicle of the Iveco production and in over 40 years have sold over 3 million examples. Today it […]

WHEN IT SEEMS IMPOSSIBLE

OLD AND NEW GLORIES     Maximum load, wherever you are working       Sturdiness and reliability, but also driveability and easy maintenance to be always ready to face any distance, on any type of terrain and climatic condition.         The HHD9 rigid version takes robustness and versatility levels to the […]

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