DICON is in Technical Partnership with Poly-Technologies of China.
DICON is also in a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with Marom Dolphin (Nig) Ltd.
DICON has commenced the process of installing the production lines for 7.62 x 39mm special, the preferred ammunition by the Armed Services.
The e-library project in DICON R&D Centre has reached advance level of completion. The e-library is designed to meet international standards in research and e-learning.
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General AG Olonisakin paid a working visit to the Corporation on Friday 20th January 2017 and commissioned several projects initiated and complete by the DG DICON, Major General BO Ogunkale. Some of projects commissioned included: DG's New Officer and Waiting Room, New COnference Room, Foyer, DICON HQ Reception Area and Convenience, Renovated Senior Staff Quarters, R&D Centre, Access Road and newly installed Power Transformers in the Ordinance Factories Complex. See the photo galler for picture updates.
Major General BO Ogunkale has been appointed the new DG for the nation's premier arms manufacturing industry, the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON), Kaduna. He replaces Brig Gen DIO Ehiorobo who has been redeployed.
The new Director General assumed duties on 31st, January 2016. In a brief ceremony attended by the Corporation's Management Staff in the DICON Headquarters, the out-going Director General Brigadier General DIO Ehiorobo thanked both Management and Staff of the Corporation for their support and cooperation which enabled his tenure to record a modest achievement. He solicited the same support for his predecessor
DICON has commenced the production of 7.62 x 39mm Special Ammunition Cartridge in her ultra-modern production facilities located in Kaduna South. For further details, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or the Commercial Dept at DICON HQ, 45 Ahmadu Bello Way Kaduna. See Photo Gallery for pictures.
DICON Board Chairman & Permanent Secretary (MOD) Aliyu Isma'ila visited DICON on May 23, 2013 to familiarize himself with the activities and challenges of the Corporation. See Photo Gallery for pictures.
DICON will soon commence the production of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) for use by the nations Armed Forces and other Security agencies of the Federal Government.