March 29, 2015

News

2015: FG reopens sea borders

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  • March 27, 2015

The Federal government has reopened all the country’s sea borders barely a day after closing them down along with all land borders ahead of Saturday’s Presidential election. Minister of Interior, Abba Moro disclosed this yesterday ...

Jonathan flags off Gas Industrial Park project in Delta State

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  • March 27, 2015

Nigeria may be set for a major gas revolution with the flag off of the Gas Industrial Park in Delta State. This indication was given by the President Jonathan yesterday while performing the ground-breaking of the project which he believes would ...

PPPRA cuts petrol imports by 50%, scarcity worsens

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  • March 27, 2015

A day to the presidential election, long queues of motorists resurfaced in the few filling stations that had petrol to sell in Lagos and Abuja as importers of the product were said to be handicapped by the delay in the payment of their subsidy ...

APM Terminals Apapa wins NPA safety award

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  • March 27, 2015

APM Terminals Apapa has been named the “Most Environmentally Conscious Port Operator at the Lagos Port Complex” by the Nigerian Port Authority’s Environment Department of the Health, Safety and Environment Division, in ...

CRFFN to create electronic platform to check quacks

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  • March 27, 2015

The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) said it will soon create an electronic platform that will enable members of the public especially importers identify genuine and duly registered freight forwarders. Speaking ...

Non-oil export drops by 9%, says NEPC

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  • March 27, 2015

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has said that a 9 percent decline from $2.970 billion to 2.714 billion was recorded in the country’s non-oil export between 2013 and 2014. Meanwhile, with the dwindling oil revenue coupled with ...

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Feature

Liberia makes waves with greener shipping plan

  • March 23, 2015

About 90 per cent of the world’s trade is carried by ships, slipping across the oceans far out of sight from land. The industry can claim ...

Periscope

Another hogwash

  • March 23, 2015

Director General of the National Automotive Council (NAC), Aminu Jalal was in Lagos a few days ago to explain his council’s failure to ...

Interview

We are building Africa’s largest fabrication and intergration facility

  • March 16, 2015

Dr. Amy Jadesimi, managing director of Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics (LADOL), is very versatile, intelligent and exceedingly competent. Her rise ...

Editorial

Need for urgent bailout for private terminal operators

  • March 23, 2015

Private terminal operators at the nation’s seaports otherwise known as concessionaires have typically been the whipping boy for everything ...