Nigeria: Cement Standardisation - Has the House Committee Endorsed a Monopoly?

[This Day]The reactions to the House committee's recommendations on cement standardisation have been mixed. While big manufacturers of the products have hailed the outcome, smaller producers have questioned it. Equally, a group, Alliance Against Monopoly, is wondering how the House committee arrived at a conclusion on facts that were furnished by both experts and industry practitioners. Mary Ekah looks at the pros and cons of the issue