Ships & Ports

Union ends strike against Bristow, Caverton

Bristow Helicopters pilots, engineers begin indefinite strike 

  Pilots and engineers working with Bristow Helicopters are to begin an indefinite strike with effect from midnight today. The workers are protesting what they...

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan rail’ll ready in June

Nigeria to pay back China loan in 20 years – Amaechi 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the Nigerian government has the capability to pay back loans collected for the construction of rail...

Kunio Mikuriya

Data collection major challenge to Customs administrations worldwide – WCO boss 

  The Secretary-General of the World Customs Organization (WCO), Dr. Kunio Mikuriya, has stated that data collection is a major challenge being faced by member...

Lawmaker blames collapsed Badagry road for deadly boat trip

Lawmaker blames collapsed Badagry road for deadly boat trip

  A Lagos lawmaker, David Setonji, has raised alarm over the total collapse of Lagos-Badagry expressway following the drowning of some persons en route to the...

Air Peace commences Kaduna flight operations Aug. 13

Passenger dies aboard Air Peace flight to Abuja 

  A 72-year-old male passenger has died on an Air Peace Flight P47182 from Calabar to Abuja. The deceased reportedly suffered from paraplegia due to spinal injury...

4 cruise ship crew members hospitalized with COVID-19

4 cruise ship crew members hospitalized with COVID-19

  Four crew members on a Norwegian cruise vessel were diagnosed with COVID-19 after it arrived at the Arctic port of Tromsoe early on Friday, said the University...

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Royal Caribbean drops ‘Cruise Line’ from its name

  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd, the world’s second largest cruise line operator, will now go by the new moniker: Royal Caribbean Group. The company’s logo has...

British Airways cancels flights as pilots embark on strike

BA pilots accept 20% pay cut

  British Airways pilots have overwhelmingly voted to accept a deal cutting wages by 20 per cent with 270 jobs lost, according to aviation union BALPA. The deal,...

APM Terminals reaches agreement with workers union on LA terminal automation

APM Terminals first to launch fully digital export management system in Russia

  Following successful testing at the Turukhtanny customs post in June this year, First Container Terminal (FCT), will become the first Russian terminal to transfer...

Customs impounds 136,350 litres of petrol, 79 used cars at Seme 

Customs impounds 136,350 litres of petrol, 79 used cars at Seme 

  The Seme Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) intercepted 79 used vehicles known as ‘Tokunbo’ and 136,350 liters of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)...

Two migrants dead after boat capsizes near Croatian border

10 escape death as boat capsizes in Lagos

  No fewer than 10 passengers escaped death on Tuesday evening when their boat capsized on Lagos Waterways, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has...

Lai Mohammed

Nigeria ratifies air transport agreement with U.S. 

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday ratified the air transport agreement between Nigeria and the United States at its virtual meeting presided over...