Customs e-auction generates N25.27million as Ali accuses banks of sabotage

The newly-introduced Customs electronic bidding exercise which started on July 1st, 2017, has so far yielded the sum of N25,375,500 into the coffers of the Federal government. The Comptroller- General of Customs, Col,(rtd) Hameed Ali, make this disclosures in Abuja while meeting with the Chief Executive officers of duty –collecting banks. Ali, who More...

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By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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NIMASA calls for improved welfares for indigenous seafarers

  By FUNSO OLOJO   As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to celebrate the World Seafarers’ day, the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Nigeria to lose 20,000 jobs over NPA, INTELS face-off –NIIA

  By FUNSO OLOJO   Nigeria may lose over 20,000 jobs in the Niger Delta region to the face-off between Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and INTELS Nigeria Limited, an oil service company, says a group of More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, July 3rd, 2017
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Port road reconstruction may affect over 1million persons, 100,000 companies

By FUNSO OLOJO   No fewer than one million persons and 100,000 companies are to be affected by the reconstruction of Apapa-Wharf road which is to commence on July 7, the consultant to AG Dangote has said. The More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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IFFA inaugurates new chapter executives at Lylipond

…dissociates from planned industrial action by freight forwarders. The president of International Freight Forwarders Association (IFFA), Dr Sam Onyemelukwe, has inaugurated the new chapter executive of the association More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Buhari set to unveil new face of NIMASA

…approves Nigeria’s bid to return to IMO council. President Mohammedu Buhari has been scheduled to launch the new face of Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) in an effort by the management More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Boosting NPA revenue through revitalizing Eastern ports

Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, the first female and incumbent Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) was unequivocal about her mission when she was appointed to the exalted position on July 12th, 2016. She More...

By Vera Olubi On Monday, March 27th, 2017
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Experts predict imminent boom for maritime industry

…as Dakuku confronts new challenges Funso Olojo A sense of optimism has slowly overtaken the Maritime industry as signs of an early recovery are becoming evident by the day. Industry operators have begun to express More...

By Vera Olubi On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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NPA’s refusal to increase our pensions for over 10 years is wickedness – Pensioners

    For over a year now, the NPA pensioners have been in a running battle with the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) over their demand for upward review of their pensions. To vent their grievances, More...