Ships & Ports

Babandede tells immigration officers to shun corruption

NIS probes bribery allegation against its officials 

  The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) is to investigate the allegation of bribery against it personnel along the Nation’s borders. The Public Relations Officer...

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Customs generates ₦107.3bn at Onne Port 

  The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Area II Command at Onne Port, on Friday said that it generated N107.3 billion as revenue in 2019. The Customs Area Controller,...

FG, Dangote to establish foreign trade academy

FG, Dangote to establish foreign trade academy

  The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo, said on Thursday that the ministry would partner Dangote Group to set up a foreign trade...

Ralph Lauren, PUMA, others pledge to avoid Arctic shipping

Ralph Lauren, PUMA, others pledge to avoid Arctic shipping

  More companies ranging from consumer goods to shipping lines are pledging to not ship goods through the Arctic even as melting sea ice opens makes the polar...

Border closure: Customs now rakes in N5.8bn a day — Ali

Customs revenue hits N1.3tr collection in 2019

  Nigeria Customs Service generated N1,341,690,568,327.18 in 2019. The amount generated is over the target of N969,831,167.83 set for the year 2019 and...

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Nigeria imported over 19bn litres of petrol in 2019 

  The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) has disclosed that Nigeria imported more than 19 billion litres of premium motor spirit (PMS), also known...

Nigerian Navy confirms rescue of kidnapped sailors

Nigerian Navy confirms rescue of kidnapped sailors

  Three foreign sailors kidnapped by pirates in the oil-rich south of Nigeria last week have been rescued, the Nigerian Navy said Wednesday. The three — two...

Piracy: Shipowners lament high cost of security on Nigerian waters 

3 expatriates kidnapped by Niger Delta pirates regain freedom

  Three expatriates kidnapped by suspected pirates along the creeks of Sigbene community, in Burutu council area of Delta state, have reportedly regained their...

Ibom Air gets two additional aircraft

Ibom Air gets two additional aircraft

  The Akwa Ibom State Government has acquired two new aircraft for Ibom Airlines to make a total of five aircraft owned by the state. Chairman of Ibom Air, Air...

Pirates kidnap 20 Indians, spare Nigerian seafarer off Togo

Pirates kidnap 3 seafarers, kill 4 naval ratings on dredger off Nigeria

  Pirates off the coast of Nigeria have abducted three crew members from a dredger after a deadly exchange of gunfire with the ship’s embarked security team...

VIDEO: Car catches fire on Osborne Road 

VIDEO: Car catches fire on Osborne Road 

  A salon car went up in flames at about 6pm yesterday on Osborne Road, opposite Dolphin Estate in Ikoyi.  The cause of the fire on the salon car could not be...

Hyundai Heavy submits regulatory application in the EU for DSME deal

Hyundai Heavy targets $15.9bn order in 2020

  South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries Group is aiming to secure $15.9 billion worth of new order deals for 2020. The $15.9 billion target, which is unchanged...