National Automotive Council (NAC) News

The IVM G5 by Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM)

Innoson Unveils First Made-in-Nigeria Cars

When Nigeria, on October 3, 2013, announced the introduction of a new automotive policy aimed at discouraging the importation of wholly assembled automobile and encourage local manufacturing …

Chris de Kock, CEO of FirstRand's WesBank unit

South Africa's FirstRand to offer vehicle finance in Nigeria

FirstRand Ltd. (FSR), Africa’s largest bank by market value, is to offer vehicle finance in Nigeria as the Johannesburg-based lender targets growth in the continent’s biggest economy.

The 2015 Nissan Armada. Nissan, in a joint venture with the Stallion Group

Automobile assembly revs up in Nigeria

The first made-in-Nigeria passenger cars for decades rolled off factory lots in Lagos State in June, marking what authorities hope is the beginning of a new era for automotive assembly in the country.