Ships & Ports

FG to reopen Apapa Bridge tomorrow

  The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday directed that the Marine Beach Bridge, Apapa and the Eko Bridge both in Lagos should be reopened...

Buhari

Buhari to commission Lagos-Ibadan rail in 2021 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said President Muhammadu Buhari will be commissioning the Lagos-Ibadan railway in January 2021. Amaechi made this...

Maersk begins airfreight services 

Maersk begins airfreight services 

  A.P. Moller–Maersk, owner of the world’s number one ocean carrier, has kicked off its new airfreight service with a chartered airplane from Thailand to Japan....

Lagos airport begins reconstruction of abandoned taxiway 

Lagos airport begins reconstruction of abandoned taxiway 

  The Federal Government has begun the reconstruction of an abandoned Taxiway Bravo (Taxiway B) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. The...

British Airways cancels flights as pilots embark on strike

British Airways fined £20m for breach of customers’ data

  British Airways has been fined £20 million for failing to protect data that left more than 400,000 of its customers’ details the subject of a 2018 cyber...

U.N. resumes migrant evacuation flights in Libya 

U.N. resumes migrant evacuation flights in Libya 

  United Nations evacuation flights for migrants stuck in Libya have resumed after being suspended because of the global pandemic, the U.N. refugee agency said on...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Merkel condemns Turkey’s actions in east Mediterranean  

  Turkey’s actions in the east Mediterranean, where it is pursuing natural gas exploration in contested waters, are provocative, regrettable and unnecessary, German...

Greece puts Hellenic shipyards on sale

Greece puts Hellenic shipyards on sale

  Greece has finally put Hellenic Shipyards on sale, launching a tender to sell the country’s biggest shipyard now under special administration. The...

Lagos airport begins reconstruction of abandoned taxiway 

Lagos airport begins reconstruction of abandoned taxiway 

  The Federal Government has begun the reconstruction of an abandoned Taxiway Bravo (Taxiway B) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. The...

FG approves construction of $462m 'deep seaport' at Bonny 

Amaechi denies granting Cabotage waivers to foreign vessels

  Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said on Thursday that he has no knowledge of any Cabotage law waiver granted to foreign vessels to operate in...

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele.

CBN freezes bank accounts of 15 suspected textile smugglers 

  The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has frozen the accounts of 15 textile smugglers across the country. Deputy Governor, Corporate Services of the CBN, Edward...

Aviation unions shut FAAN 

Aviation unions shut FAAN 

  Aviation unions on Thursday shut down the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in Lagos to frustrate a planned meeting of the Minister of Aviation, Hadi...