The DG DICON Maj Gen VO Ezugwu led a team comprising of Mr Livingstone Nwaigbudu (Director P&BD), Engr. Shedrack Agbo (Consultant DICON/CED Imperium), and Engr. Terra Addingi (Consultant DICON/CED) who paid a courtesy visit to the Chief Innocent Chukwuma CEO Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing (IVM), at his Nnewi factory in Anambra State.
The DG DICON said the collaboration with IVM is inline with the FG’s drive to boost local content and encourage indigenous production in the country
The DG DICON further stated that partnering with IVM will lead to the production of more military-grade vehicles, patrol vehicles, and Soft Skin vehicles for the Armed forces and other security agencies.
Chief Innocent Chukwuma CEO IVM was also very delighted to receive the team and promised to partner and support DICON in its production to assist the FG in its fight against insurgency in the country.
He also said that DICON is the state-run defense corporation of Nigeria and operated by the Nigerian Armed Forces. It is responsible for the production of defense equipment and civilian products and was founded in 1964.