Ships & Ports


Again Senate rejects Magu as EFCC boss

The Senate has again, Wednesday, rejected Ibrahim Magu as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) boss. This is the second time the Senate is rejecting Magu...

Somalia pirates hijack first ship since 2012 

Pirates demand ransom for tanker seized off Somalia: EU Naval Force

Pirates off the coast of Somalia, who hijacked an oil tanker with eight Sri Lankan crew on board, are demanding a ransom for the release of the vessel, the EU Naval...

rice importation

Govt saves $5m daily from ban on rice, wheat imports

The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbe yesterday in Kano said the policy on the ban of importation of rice and wheat has enabled the country to save $5 million...


Chinese investments in Nigeria hit $13b

The Chinese Deputy Ambassador to Nigeria,  Lin Jing, yesterday in Abuja, said Chinese investments in country have hit over $13 billion. He said China was also...


Shell’s 17 onshore oil licences to expire by 2019

About 17 Niger Delta onshore Oil Mining Leases (OMLs) belonging to the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), will expire in the next two years....

OPEC president says oil market is correcting

Nigeria can achieve 40bn barrels oil reserves by 2020 – NAPE

The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) on Wednesday said that Federal Government has the capacity to achieved 40 billion barrels oil reserves...

Turkish Airlines

Court issues bench warrant against Turkish Airlines, officers

A Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a bench warrant against Turkish Airlines and two of its principal officers for their failure to appear before it in a criminal...

Customs collects N140.4bn revenue in August

Senate to issue arrest warrant if Hameed Ali fails to appear tomorrow

The Senate this morning passed a resolution to compel the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Hameed Ali, to appear before senators tomorrow. The...

what Hameed Ali looks like in Customs uniform

PHOTO: See what Hameed Ali looks like in Customs uniform

Will he appear like this before the Senate on Wednesday or not? The battle line is drawn between the retired Army Colonel and the senior lawmakers.

PHOTOS: See the raw cash of N49m seized by EFCC at the Kaduna International Airport


Money laundering: EFCC tenders list of beneficiaries of Diezani’s funds

A Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed March 23 to rule on the admissibility of a list of beneficiaries of funds in the ongoing trial of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria,...

boat mishap

Three die in boat mishap in Rivers

Three persons lost their lives at the weekend on Soku-Abonnema waterways when two boats they were travelling in collided. Eyewitnesses said that the incident occurred...