Ships & Ports

Navy arrest nine suspected oil thieves, vandals in Delta

Oil theft: Navy releases four boats, 1,555 kegs to NSCDC

  The Nigerian Navy (NN) on Thursday handed over four wooden boats containing 972 drums and 594 Jerry cans to the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)....

FG bars states owing salaries from accessing Paris Club refund

Buhari appoints Bello NEXIM Bank MD

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Abubakar Abba Bello as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive of Nigeria Export-Import Bank. Others...

Shell-and-Eni

Malabu Deal: NGO seeks inclusion of Nigeria in prosecution of Shell, Eni

The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre), a Nigerian non-governmental organization, has petitioned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, urging him...

Air Peace seeks FG's buffer for local carriers

Lagos airport records second accident in 48 hours

Less than 48 hours after an Aero Contractor aircraft was engulfed in smoke while trying to land at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos, another accident occurred at...

MAN Oron Alumni urges FG to provide training vessels for cadets

Rector reiterates commitment to reposition MAN Oron

The Acting Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron,  Mkpandiok Ante Mkpandiok has said that his administration would do everything within its limited resources...

Dogara

Illegal Fishing: West Africa loses 1.3 billion dollars annually – Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has stated that Illegal Unreported and Unregulated ( IUU ) fishing leads to an annual loss of over 1.3...

Okechukwu-Enyinna-Enelamah

FG inaugurates committee to expand trade with other countries

The Federal Government in a bid to expand Nigeria’s trade with other countries of the world has inaugurated a national committee for the Continental Free Trade Area...

Kemi-Adeosun

Nigerian finance minister says country needs to tap its non-oil revenues

Nigeria plans to get out of recession by boosting government revenues and cracking down on corruption, Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun said on Thursday, and will also...

AGIP

Nembe community disrupts oil production at Agip’s Obama flow station in Bayelsa State

The people of Egebekiri community in Nembe Local Government Area, Bayelsa State on Thursday protested Nigerian Agip Oil Company’s (NAOC) neglect of the community. The...

Customs Comptroller- General, Hameed Ali.

Nigeria Customs rejigs management; redeploys 48 Comptrollers

The Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday announced a major re-shuffle of its management, as the Comptroller-General, Hameed Ali, approved the immediate redeployment of 48...

World Bank permits $1.2bn grants, loans to Ethiopia

World Bank earmarks $150m to support Nigeria mining sector

The World Bank has approved 150 million dollars credit to help increase the mining sector’s contribution to the Nigerian economy. The Senior Communication Officer of...

Trade facilitation: Afreximbank set up programme to aid African banks

Afreximbank picks Nigeria as Africa’s centre of excellence for healthcare services

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has selected Nigeria as Africa’s first centre of excellence for healthcare services, where it would support development of...