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Peugeot Automobile Nigeria, PAN launches the Shade Tree Youth Empowerment Initiative

Peugeot Automobile Nigeria, PAN has launched the Shade Tree Youth Empowerment Initiative (STYEI) in kaduna.   STYEI is a Corporate Social Responsibility programme of PAN Nigeria, in collaboration with interested agencies and corporate bodies, who share the same aspirations of reducing poverty incidence and creating wealth among the teeming unemployed and under-employed youths in Nigeria. The programme aims at providing a formalized operating...

Trade Minister to commission PAN Shade Tree Intiative in Kaduna

Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah is expected to commission the PAN Nigeria Limited Shade Tree Youth Empowerment Initiative (STYEI) aimed at tackling youth unemployment and restiveness in Kaduna. A statement by the Public Relations Officer of PAN, Haroun Malami said the project will provide employment generation, wealth creation, modernization and standardization of practices and skills within the...

The complexity and engineering challenges of the electric motor by Richard Truett

It looks as if the electric motor is poised to replace the internal combustion engine in the automobile. • Britain and France have put an end date on the sale of passenger vehicles with gasoline or diesel engines, and China is contemplating the same move. • Several automakers have said their current generation of internal combustion engines may be the last...

HIGER BUS TO BUILD BUS PLANT IN NIGERIA

As the Nigerian Automotive Industry Development Plan (NAIDP) is gaining wider acceptance and accolades, Higer Bus Company Limited of China is concluding plans to build a world class bus manufacturing plant in Nigeria. Towards this end, Higer Bus is entering into a tripartite partnership with two other Nigerian companies, Globe Motors and Asia-Africa International FZE Company located in Lekki...

Nigeria made Suzuki motor ready in October – Boulos

Boulos Enterprises Ltd, authorised dealer of Suzuki products in Nigeria, said it will push a made-in-Nigeria Suzuki Super Carry to the Nigerian market next month.According to the organisation, the vehicle will launch with complete vehicle warranty and extended service intervals as the first of the vehicles are expected to be available to order from next month.The organisation, which said...

Hope for Nigerian Economy: Automotive Industry can provide Jobs for Nigeria, says Engr Wilson Ali FNSE, FNIMechE

According to Engr Ali, the focus on Automotive Policy of the country is an opportunity to kick start the Nigerian technology development during difficult moment on our history. Many industrialized economies today have hard to push their technology acceleration through automotive industry. Among which are United States of America, Japan and German. The case of Germany is especially of...

Vehicle Smokes and there meanings.

Automobiles and locomotives are powered mostly by Internal combustion engines. The input of Fuel, Air and Spark in definite proportion at a defined time into the combustion chamber causes an output of mechanical and heat energy, the reaction that takes place give rise to emission of residual gases(exhaust gas) at the tailpipe. If a complete combustion is achieved these...

Dangote Partners Kaduna, Kebbi States to Bid for Peugeot Nigeria

Africa’s richest man, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has partnered the Bank of Industry (BoI) and the Kaduna and Kebbi State Governments to acquire a majority stake in Peugeot Automobile Nigeria (PAN) Limited.This disclosure was made by the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, at the launch of the BoI Youth Empowerment Scheme (YES).“We have submitted bids for the car maker …...

Photo: Transparent Car Equipped with different security systems Presented At Frankfurt Auto Show IAA Frankfurt, Germany

 The transparent car of ZF company equipped with different security systems is presented on the second press day of the Frankfurt Auto Show IAA Frankfurt, Germany. 

FG to state its position on Volkswagen scandal this week – Odumodu

The Federal Government will state its position on the Volkswagen (VW) emission scandal this week, Dr Joseph Odumodu, the Director General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), has said.Odumodu, who made statement on Sunday in Abuja in an SMS to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said that the relevant government agencies were “working out something.’’NAN had asked the SON’s...