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2016: How recession dealt big blow to nation’s auto sector

SINCE the Nigerian economy officially slid into a steep recession in the second quarter of this year, most sectors have been performing below capacity due to shortage/high cost of buying foreign exchange, especially the United States dollar, needed to import either finished products or raw materials for local industries. The auto sector in the country is not immune to the vagaries of the recession as the new forex regime in the country has not been favourable to many auto firms.

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Adebayo wins BMW national Golf contest

Mr. Tunji Adebayo has emerged the overall gross winner and national representative, at this year’s BMW Golf National championship hosted by Coscharis Motors at the Lakowe Lake Golf club in Lagos. Adebayo actually finished 3rd place in the men’s category 1 but achieved gross 79 to emerge the overall winner. He will be representing BMW Nigeria next year in Dubai at the Emirate Golf club from March 5 – 10, 2017.

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Oversight function, not witchhunt says Transport Committee

The Chairmen, Joint Senate and House of Representatives committees on Land Transport, Senator Gbenga Ashafa and Hon. Aminu Isa, have stated that oversight functions being carried out by the Legislature should not be interpreted as witch hunt. The duo stated this during a working visit of the joint committees to the headquarters of the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) in Lagos.

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Importance of fuel filter

The fuel filter is a very important part of your car. It prevents impurities in the gas from entering the engine. It is important to keep the fuel filter clean, as the smallest impurity can clog the fuel injector and put the engine at risk. A clean fuel filter ensures the correct functioning of the car, for this reason it is advisable to change it periodically. However, most car owners don’t know when to change the fuel filters, as car manufacturers don’t always include this information on the car’s manual.

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We must all act as ambassadors of responsible drinking — Guinness MD

Whatever you do this season, please do NOT drink and drive. When you go out in a group to have fun, designate someone to drive and that person should not drink. If you are going out alone, arrange for taxi to take you home after you have had some drink. I urge everyone to drink responsibly and also act as ambassadors of responsible drinking during this season and beyond.

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