A few moments after Nigerians challenged the Federal Government and the Nigerian Football Federation on it continues to patronise foreign Jersy makers for the designs of Super Eagles kits, it has been confirmed today that members of the House of Representatives rejected the homemade car brand Innoson Motors which was supposed to be the Official vehicles of the members.
9jatoday understands that the “buy Nigeria to grow Nigeria” mantra was not welcomed by the members of the House of Representatives after they reject the suggestion of having the ‘Innoson brand’ as their official cars.
It was confirmed that the on Wednesday during the plenary, where house members had an executive session as the only business of the day, the lawmakers openly rejected a suggestion from a House member to purchase SUVs for members from Innoson Motors based in Nnewi, Anambra State.
It was reported that the lawmaker who came up with the idea was shouted down while the whole house objects his suggestion of patronizing the Innoson motors.
The report further reveals that the lawmakers had demanded that brand new SUVs should be imported against the locally assembled and made- in – Nigeria brands.