Ships & Ports

VIDEO: Seafarers open up on life at sea

VIDEO: Seafarers open up on life at sea

  

VIDEO: Important message from APM Terminals Apapa on coronavirus

VIDEO: Important message from APM Terminals Apapa on coronavirus



COVID-19 and exit of cargoes from the ports

  The world over, ports are regarded and treated as critical infrastructure. They are more or less the life-wire of world economy hence they are treated with utmost...

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NNPC confirms COVID-19 case at Abuja estate 

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Saturday confirmed the discovery of a COVID-19 case at its estate in the Garki area of Abuja. The Group...

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FG seeks approval for N500bn COVID-19 crisis fund

  The Federal Government has proposed to establish a N500 billion COVID-19 Crisis Intervention Fund. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab...

Two members of the Kennedy family drown in canoe accident 

Two members of the Kennedy family drown in canoe accident 

  Robert F. Kennedy’s granddaughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean, and her 8-year-old son, Gideon Joseph Kennedy McKean, have drowned on the Chesapeake Bay...

COVID-19: IATA projects US$23bn revenue loss by airlines

COVID-19: IATA projects US$23bn revenue loss by airlines

  The International Air Transport Association (IATA), on Thursday, projected a potential revenue loss by airlines in Africa and the Middle East to have reached...

Concerns in Singapore over Daewoo, Hyundai Heavy merger 

EU regulators halt probe of Hyundai, Daewoo deal 

  EU antitrust regulators have halted their investigation into world’s top shipbuilding group, Hyundai Heavy Industries’ $1.8 billion merger with Daewoo while...

Engineer derails train towards hospital ship USNS Mercy

Engineer derails train towards hospital ship USNS Mercy

  A train engineer at the Port of Los Angeles is facing federal felony charges for allegedly running a train locomotive at full speed off the end tracks towards the...

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FG reduces petrol price to N123.5 per litre

  The Federal Government on Tuesday night reduced the price of petrol from N125/litre to N123.5/litre. Current petrol price indicates a reduction of N1.5 on every...

Navy seizes 3,574 bags of smuggled rice in Calabar 

Military intercepts smuggled rice, arrests four

  The maritime component of the Nigerian military, under Operations Calm Waters and Swift Response, has arrested four suspected smugglers and impounded 894 bags of...

Pirates attack tanker off West Africa

Ship escapes pirate attack south of Bonny Island

  Liberia-flagged containership MV Lana escaped pirate attack on Friday while sailing south of Bonny Island, Nigeria. A skiff with six people on board attacked the...