…Reno Omokri Reacts
The recent opening of an assembly plant in Ghana by Toyota, a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer has caused massive reactions from Nigerians.
Brand Spur Nigeria recalls that less than three months after the American microblogging giant platform, Twitter snubbed Nigeria for Ghana, Toyota Hilux pick-up and other sedans by the Toyota Tsusho Manufacturing Company Limited launched an assembly plant in Ghana.
President Akufo-Addo of Ghana commissioned the plant on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, noting that development will help make the purchase of new vehicles by Ghanaians more affordable as well as enable public sector workers to be able to afford and purchase locally constructed vehicles.
The plan is located in the Freezones Enclave in Tema.
Toyota Snubs Nigeria, Opens Assembly Plant In Ghana
Reacting to the development via his Instagram account on Wednesday, Former media aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan and controversial author, Reno Omokri said;
“Toyota snubbed Nigeria for Ghana
“Twitter snubbed Nigeria for Ghana
“Google AI Twitter snubbed Nigeria for Ghana
“Suzuki snubbed Nigeria for Ghana
“And that is why one GH₵1 is equal to ₦70. Even Buhari snubbed Nigeria for The UK when it came to healthcare.
“The world will continue to snub a government that arrests freedoms, for a government that arrests poverty”
However, research shows that only KIA established a vehicle assembly plant in Lagos, Nigeria. The plant named United Vehicle Assembly Limited (UVAL).
In December 2019, Hyundai announced plans to set up a car plant in Nigeria. The proposal which was supported by President Muhammadu Buhari has not been achieved.