July 23, 2016

News

Train crushes Lafarge truck, injures two in Ogun

A cargo train on Friday crushed a truck belonging to Lafarge Cement and a Toyota Camry. The accident occurred at a railway crossing at Kila, a border town between Ogun and Oyo States. The train was said to have ran into the two vehicles at the ...

Nearly 3,000 Dead Already In Mediterranean This Year – IOM

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) on Friday said nearly 3,000 migrants and refugees had already perished in the Mediterranean this year, while almost 250,000 had reached Europe. IOM spokesman Joel Millman told newsmen that the ...

Tompolo lamblasts Buhari

The leader of the defunct Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, Government Ekpemupolo, has slammed  President Muhammadu Buhari ignorance about situation of the Niger Delta region. He said the APC-led Federal Government is only ...

Customs intercepts pistol, bullets at Tin Can port 

The Customs Area Comptroller, Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Comptroller Yusuf Bashar, said on Thursday that the command intercepted a reversal pistol, four bullet and two Toyota Camry. Bashar made the disclosure during a ...

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Periscope

Tracking APC’s campaign promise on imported vehicles 

  • July 18, 2016

By Bolaji Akinola   While addressing a town hall meeting of political stakeholders in Ondo State shortly before the 2015 general election, ...

Layman Views

Do you think the floating of the naira by Central Bank of Nigeria will enhance the value of the naira and stabilize the economy?

  • July 11, 2016

OluwatoyinAmao samples the views of Nigerians on the impact of devaluation of the Naira on the economy.   It would allow qualified banks to ...

Feature

The world’s busiest hub for transshipment traffic

  • June 13, 2016

In the late 13th century, a settlement known as Singapore was established on the north bank of the Singapore River around what was called the Old ...

Interview

How we plan to achieve our 2016 revenue target – Edike

  • July 11, 2016

Assistant Comptroller-General Charles EpoweiEdike is a thoroughbred Customs officer. He has served in various capacities as the Customs Area ...

Editorial

Why Peterside must review Akpobolokemi’s employments at NIMASA 

  • July 18, 2016

In the twilight of the tenure of former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick ...