Top quotes of the day


“Nigerian government should learn from the Chinese in terms of building human and physical infrastructure as well as granting manufacturers and miners access to cheap credit.”

Zhao Linxiang, Commercial Counsellor, Chinese Embassy.


“A common approach to local content will ensure that the whole of Africa benefits from economies of scale associated with our vast resources.”

President Muhammadu Buhari.


“We can’t continue to issue DN (debit notes) to agents who have paid their duty correctly because we want to meet our target.”

Anonymous Customs officer at Tin Can Island Port, Lagos.


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