By Abiodun Alade
President Goodluck Jonathan, today, as part of activities to celebrate the country’s Democracy Day ‘drove’ a Made-in-Nigeria car by Nissan.
In a series of tweets shared by the Presidential Spokesman, Reuben Abati (@abati1990), President Goodluck Jonathan and Vice-President, Nnamdi Sambo were presented with the key of one of the Made-in-Nigeria cars, which they test run as confirmed by the Special Assistant to the President on New Media, Reno Omokri (@renoomokri).
Abati noted that it is part of the transformation agenda of the president and a plus to Nigeria’s automobile industry.
The president also presented a publication on the Transformation Agenda, 2013-2014 at the ICC, Abuja.
He also said the cars are available for sale at affordable prices and ready for export.
Other dignitaries at the event include former VP, Dr. Alex Ekwueme; serial entrepreneur, Ashish J. Thakkar, Chief Ernest Shonekan, Gen. Oladipo Diya and CJN Maryam Mukhtar among others.