Ships & Ports

Buhari

Buhari: Nigeria failed to develop automobile industry

President Muhammadu Buhari has lamented that Nigeria failed to develop on automobile initiatives started in Bauchi, Kaduna and Ibadan, and depended too much on oil as...

Navy hands over fraudster wanted by ICPC

The Nigerian Navy has handed over a female fraudster to the Independent Corruption Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), who was arrested for parading...

Nigerian Navy destroys more illegal refineries

The Nigerian Navy has continued its crackdown on the activities of illegal crude oil thieves and pipeline vandals thus on 10 August 2016, a patrol team deployed by NNS...

Buhari-oil

Buhari orders NNPC to commence oil exploration in Benue trough

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to commence the search for crude oil and other hydrocarbon exploratory...

Four die as boats collide in Greece

At least four people, including a nine-year-old child, have died after a speedboat and a tourist vessel collided off the island of Aegina, according to Greece’s...

Customs generate N385.7bn revenue in 6 months

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it generated N385.7 billion revenue from January to June this year. This was against the N438.2 billion generated in the same...

Drug Smuggling: UK jails Turkish sailors 42 years

Two Turkish sailors have been jailed for a total of 42 years in relation to the largest ever seizure of cocaine in the UK made in April 2015 some 100 miles off the...

Bangladesh inaugurates Payra Port

Bangladesh’s Payra Bandar (Payra Port), located at the southern region of Patualhali, was inaugurated and opened for limited operational activities with the arrival...

Maersk Line

Maersk warns U.S. against protectionism

Danish conglomerate, A. P. Moeller-Maersk A/S, which owns the world’s largest container shipping company – Maersk Line, is voicing concern as a potential shift...