Ships & Ports

Cargo plane with eight aboard goes missing

Cargo plane with eight aboard goes missing

  A cargo plane that was providing logistical assistance for a trip by DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi has gone missing, the country’s Civil Aviation...

Iran tanker hit by suspected missile strikes near Saudi port 

Iran tanker hit by suspected missile strikes near Saudi port 

  An Iranian oil tanker was hit by suspected missile strikes near the Saudi port of Jeddah on Friday, causing the oil to leak into the Red Sea, the ship’s owner...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

IMF says Nigeria’s economic outlook remains challenging

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that the economic outlook for Nigeria under the current policies of government remains challenging. It...

Buhari tasks new economic team on ‘home grown solution’

Buhari tasks new economic team on ‘home-grown solutions’ 

  President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, met with members of the recently constituted Economic Advisory Council (EAC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, asking...

NNPC records 228 pipeline vandalism in July

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has raised an alarm over the increasing menace of oil pipeline vandalism, which hit a record high of 228...

U.S. sells seized North Korean for scrap

U.S. sells seized North Korean for scrap

  The North Korean ship seized by U.S. authorities over alleged violations of United States and United Nations sanctions has been sold and towed out of Pago Pago,...

French banks move to takeover Bourbon 

French banks move to takeover Bourbon 

  A company owned by a group of French banks has made a takeover offer for beleaguered offshore services company, Bourbon Corporation as part of the company’s...

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

  Maersk Tankers, Cargill and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) within...

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

Maersk Tankers, others team up to cut GHG emissions in shipping

  Maersk Tankers, Cargill and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) within...

Escravos dredging of benefit to Delta, says Okowa

Delta prepares for ‘heavy traffic’ from Warri Port 

  Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa on Tuesday said the state government was accelerating completion of Ughelli-Asaba dual carriageway to accommodate expected...

Nigerian-economy

IMF says Nigeria’s economic outlook remains challenging

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that the economic outlook for Nigeria under the current policies of government remains challenging. It...

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Lagos airport Customs generates N4.99bn in September, intercepts drones

  The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has raked in the sum of N4.99 billion in the month of...