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Bosch aims for further growth in Nigeria

Bosch, a leading global supplier of technology and services is not relenting on its efforts for further growth in Nigeria. Bosch has been present in Africa through an appointed network of dealers for more than a hundred years. In support of the growth and development of Africa including that of Nigeria, Bosch established offices in several new key locations on the continent in the recent past. The establishment of local presence including one in Nigeria in 2014 has enhanced the gateway to innovative solutions for the improvement of African life. “With an estimated population of more than 206 million by 2020, Nigeria is a strategically important market for Bosch, says  Mr. Markus Thill, President Bosch Group,  Africa. Speaking while hosting its dealers in Lagos recently, Thill said that “Bosch company provides solutions in sectors such as infrastructure, automotive, food processing, and energy which enhance quality of life of the growing Nigerian population by making it safer, easier, and more efficient.”

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CFAO inaugurates FUSO plant in Lagos

History was made in Nigeria yesterday as the CFAO group, with its subsidiary CFAO Equipment,  sole distributor of the FUSO brand in Nigeria, in conjunction with Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC), one of Asia’s leading commercial vehicle manufacturers, commissioned a FUSO assembly plant at its Amuwo-Odofin, Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Lagos, facility. This is the first of its kind by the group in the whole of West Africa.

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Spirits not cause of ember months road traffic crashes — FRSC

CONTRARY to superstitious belief by many that road traffic accidents during the ember months are caused by spirits, the Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has dismissed the claim, saying that increase in human and vehicular movement and the struggle on the part of most people to travel to meet their loved ones, are rather responsible for this.

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Weststar, Barbedos host Mercedes-Benz Service Campaign in Abuja

As part of the strategic directions aimed at achieving superior after-sales quality of service and enhancing customer relationship, Weststar Associates Limited, authorized general distributors of Mercedes-Benz Passenger and Commercial vehicles in Nigeria in collaboration with one of its authorized dealerships – Barbedos Cars Limited is holding a special service campaign from November 6 to December 8, 2017.

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Ember months campaign: FRSC lauds Guinness’ commitment to road safety

THE Federal Road Safety  Corps, FRSC, and Guinness Nigeria Limited, Wednesday, kicked-off the ember months road safety awareness in demonstration of the continued advocacy of road safety in the country and to entrench sanity on Nigerian roads. The campaign tagged “Responsible Drinking Activity” was held at the Guinness’ Ogba office in Lagos, to further underscore their positive disposition to a multi-sectoral approach to road safety management in the country.

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Uber’s new app aims at making life easier for Nigerian driver-partners

UBER has announced a set of new features on the app that will make it even easier for driver-partners across Nigeria to choose when, where, and how they drive. A statement from Uber says driver-partners in Nigeria choose to drive with Uber because they can use the app on their own terms. With these new features, Uber is doubling up on what’s made Uber the first choice for flexible opportunities and making it even better.

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Ade Ojo named icon of Nigeria auto industry

FOREMOST industrialist and automobile business legend, Chief Michael Ade-Ojo, will be honoured as an icon of the Nigeria’s auto industry at the forthcoming Nigerian Auto Journalists Association, NAJA awards 2017. Ade-Ojo, who is the founder of Elizade Nigeria Limited and Chairman of Toyota Nigeria Limited, will be bestowed with the honour at the Eko Hotel, Lagos on  December 12.

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