Nigeria Partners Israel, Japan To Produce Electric Motorcycles.
As part of its mandate to drive Nigeria’s industrialization process, the National Agency for Science Engineering and Infrastructure (NASENI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Israeli and Japanese companies to commence assembling and manufacturing electric motorcycles in Nigeria.
According to the MoU which was signed in Abuja on Thursday, the partners will begin the production of environmentally friendly, green, and smart motorcycles by the first quarter of 2023. The partners said the project would go long way in skills and capacity building, job creation as well as speed up Nigeria’s industrialization process.
Isreali Ambassador to Nigeria, Michael Freeman, said the partnership which was a combination of Israeli, Japanese and Nigerian technologies would help address the many challenges affecting the transport and environmental sectors in Nigeria.
“It is a project that is a partnership with Israeli, Japanese, and Nigerian companies taking place in Nigeria.
“What is special about this project is that it is a timely project that combines Israeli technologies, Japanese technologies, Nigerian entrepreneurship, and innovation together to create a project that is going to work fabulously.
“We are talking about bringing electronic Motorcycles into Nigeria which will be a programme that is green, environmentally friendly.
Source | Leadership