NEW BUSMAKER * Africa / NIGERIA's "Autobully"
* Nigeria: Unizik students make mini bus from local materials
Nigeria to look inwards is now. We have all the resources, both human and material, to be great... To ensure that Nigeria is counted among automobile manufacturers in the world, an industrialist, Mr. Innocent Chukwuma, chairman of Innoson Group of Companies, took a bold step by investing in the Automobile sector. The Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM) Company has made Nigeria proud... Today, they design and manufacture Hummer buses, Waste vans, Luxury buses, Hilux vans, Saloon cars, Jeeps and so on in Nigeria and by Nigerians... Ezeigwe said the aim was to construct a mini bus using locally sourced materials, which is more durable and can better stand the test of time, compared to other brands out there... "We named it Autobully," said Obinani Victor, explaining that the brand name, coined from the normal bullion van, fits the shape of the mini bus...
Lagos, Nigeria, West Africa - All Africa, by Ebele Orakpo - 21 April 2016
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