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MAN Urges FG To Harmonize Policies For Economic Growth In 2019

Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on Thursday called on Federal Government to synchronise its monetary and fiscal policies in order to achieve the country’s economic growth projection for 2019. The MAN’s Director of Statistics, Mr Israel Osidipe, made the call in Lagos in respond to the 2018 fourth quarter report of National Bureau of Statistics…

MAN Lists 26 important steps Government should to achieve the set budgetary objectives

The President, Manufacturers Association Of Nigeria (MAN), Engr. Mansur Ahmed, in welcome address presented at the 2019 MAN Annual Media Luncheon held on Wednesday at Adeola Odutola Conference Hall, MAN House, 77, Obafemi Awolowo way, Ikeja, Lagos said I am pleased to welcome you to the 2019 Edition of the MAN Annual Media Luncheon for…

MAN reaffirms its earlier position on AfCFTA

The President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) during the 2019 Edition of the MAN Annual Media Luncheon for Commerce and Industry Correspondents said the position of the Association that Government should not sign the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA) Framework Agreement until wide reaching sensitization and proper assessment are conducted on its impact on…

Agric allocation reduction; a threat to economy diversification agenda -Stakeholders

Some members of the Organised Private Sector have said that the reduction in the budgetary allocation to the agricultural sector compared to 2018 would further contract the growth of the nation’s fragile economy. Speaking in an interview with The Nation, the President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) Ahmed Mansur decried the reduction in…

‘For any budget to be effective there is need to sustain expansionary policy stance’, MAN says

Follow-up to the 2019 Federal Government Budget, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) in its position as a pivotal of the Nigeria economy in a statement released said that as a necessary part of the readiness assessment and the resulting action plan, Government should put in place the necessary framework to protect and boost the…

Electricity Supply to Manufacturers remains at 9 hours per day MAN says

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) in its six months summary review in 2018 released saying Electricity supply, particularly from the Distribution companies remained core challenge of the manufacturing sector in the first half of 2018.   “Average hours of electricity supply in the period remains at 9 hours per day since the second half…