April 25, 2015

News

Farinto elected ANCLA Nat’l Publicity Secretary

  • News

  • April 24, 2015

Former Chairman, Tin Can Island Port chapter, Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Kayode Farinto has been elected as the association’s National Publicity Secretary. Farinto was elected unopposed after his opponent, ...

Don’t abandon amnesty programme, ex-militants tell Buhari

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  • April 24, 2015

Niger Delta ex-militant leaders yesterday urged the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to sustain the Presidential Amnesty Programme of the Federal Government. The ex-freedom fighters under the aegis of Leadership, Peace and ...

NNPC pushes for fuel subsidy removal

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  • April 24, 2015

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation yesterday strongly advocated the complete halt in the payment of subsidy on petrol. Although the corporation admitted that it was aware of the massive nationwide protests and industrial actions that ...

Operator encourages investment in marine business

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  • April 24, 2015

Chairman, Lagos Water Regatta, Otunba Olusegun Jawando yesterday urged government and other stakeholders to invest in marine business, saying it has a lot of profitable potentials. Jawando disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in ...

Cameron offers warship, helicopters to aid migrant rescues

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  • April 24, 2015

Prime Minister David Cameron said yesterday that Britain would offer to deploy military ships and helicopters to the Mediterranean to help stem a deadly tide of refugees trying to reach Europe by sea. But he stressed that this help would only be ...

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Feature

Rise in illegal fishing threatens to revive Somali piracy

  • April 13, 2015

A rise in illegal fishing off Somalia could spark a resurgence in piracy, United Nations and Somali fishing officials have warned, nearly three ...

Periscope

The Jonathan we didn’t know

  • April 13, 2015

Alexandra Gillies, a specialist on natural resource governance and transparency, aptly captured the mood of her Nigerians in her recent post. ...

Interview

‘New eco and safety rules lack practicality’

  • April 20, 2015

Originally formed back in 1976 as the International Marine Transit Association in order to provide the ferry industry with a platform for ...

Editorial

Where is Akpobolokemi’s national carrier?

  • April 13, 2015

Moses spoke to the heads of the tribes of the people of Israel, saying, “This is what the Lord has commanded. If a man vows a vow to the ...