Nigeria: Cement Brouhaha - Is This Brand or Standards' War?

[Independent]It began with a player announcing that it has raised the bar in cement production with a higher standard that would bid goodbye to building collapse and the likes. The regulatory body- the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), believes the argument and moves to whip all others into line. But not so fast, they counter, kicking against what they term an unfair game that would bring about monopoly into the sector and end up throwing many into the labour market and doing the country no good on the long run.