Ships & Ports

Hameed Ali

Ali tasks newly promoted Customs officers on service delivery

The Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali, has charged newly decorated officers of the service to see their new ranks as call to greater service. In a statement by...

NCAA

Work resumes at NCAA as workers call off strike

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) resumed normal operation on Friday following the suspension of a two-day strike by action embarked upon by unions in the...

NDLEA

NDLEA arrests two currency smugglers at Abuja airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (NAIA) Special Area Command, has intercepted two suspected currency smugglers at...

Boat mishap kills 13 in Indonesia

10 dead in China boat mishap

At least 10 people have died and three more remain missing after a makeshift river-crossing boat overturned in southwest China, authorities said Friday. 16 other people...

Hapag-Lloyd says Yantian Express fire under control

Yantian Express cargo discharge to take at 12 days

The discharge of undamaged containers from the fire hit Yantian Express has started in the Port of Halifax, Nova Scotia and is expected to take at least 12 days. The...

Hameed Ali

ICPC report exposes corruption in Customs, 5 others

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has discovered operational systems aiding corruption in some government agencies including...

Total urges mandatory use of life jackets on Nigeria’s waterways

Nigeria lawmakers ask Total to refund $592m

The House of Representatives on Thursday asked Total Exploration and Production Nigeria to refund $592 million to the Nigerian government. This was sequel to the...

Maersk targets carbon neutrality by 2050

AP Moller-Maersk records $104m loss in Q1

Container shipping and logistics giant AP Moller-Maersk remained in the red in the first quarter of 2019 with a $104m loss, although results were improved despite a...

Vietnam seizes pangolin scales hidden with cashew from Nigeria

Vietnam Customs impounded 5.26 tonnes of pangolin scales hidden in two containers carrying cashew nuts and shipped from Nigeria, the government of the Asian country said...

110 migrants rescued near Libyan coast

Libya coast guard rescues 290 migrants off eastern coast of Tripoli

Libya’s coast guard rescued 290 migrants clinging to inflatable rafts on Friday in two operations near the capital Tripoli, a naval forces spokesman said. The western...

Rotimi Amaechi

Amaechi: Why FG suspended Nigeria Air project

Outgoing Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday said the proposed national carrier, Nigeria Air, was suspended by the Federal Government because members...

Delta to demolish structures within Asaba airport

Delta opens bid for Asaba airport concession

Delta state government on Thursday opened bids to concession the Asaba International Airport. At the opening of the bids by the transaction adviser on the concessioning...