Ships & Ports

Buhari meets Liberian President, Sirleaf

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja met with the Liberian President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, behind closed doors. The Liberian president would brief President...

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Rice farmers seek total ban on sale of imported rice

Rice farmers have urged state governments to follow the footstep of Ebonyi and ban the sale of foreign rice as a means of boosting local production. The National...

Benin Airport: Obaseki condemns theft of landing equipment

Oil majors neglect host communities – Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has decried the poor attitude of multinational oil companies operating in the state toward the welfare of their host communities....

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Kaduna Refinery offers skills training to 100 unemployed youths

The Kaduna Refinery and Petrochemical Company (KRPC) on Friday began the training of 100 unemployed youths in various skills’ under its Youth Empowerment and Skills’...

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OPEC to meet non-OPEC producers on December 10

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) will on December 10 meet with non-OPEC countries in order to finalise a global oil limiting pact. This...

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Nigeria, Morocco to sign 15 bilateral agreements

Nigeria and Morocco are expected to sign about 15 bilateral agreements later today. President Muhammadu Buhari and the Moroccan King, Mohammed VI would be witnesses to...

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Petrol tanker explosion kills 14 in Niger

A petrol tanker skidded off the road and exploded in central Nigeria, killing at least 14 people on Friday, witnesses have said. They said eight houses were razed...

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NDLEA arrests one for trafficking codeine

  The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Adamawa says it has detected new modes of drugs trafficking adopted by drug dealers in the state. The...

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Navy arrests four suspected sea pirates in Niger Delta

The Nigerian Navy on Friday at Masunkiri in Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa, arrested four suspected sea pirates in the ongoing operations in the Niger Delta,...

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Pirates hold three Russian nationals hostage in Benin

Russia said Thursday that three of its nationals were taken hostage by “bandits” after an attack on a commercial ship off the coast of Benin at the weekend. “As a...

Investors to infuse $3.23bn into mining sector

FG generates over 1Billion naira from mining lease

The Federal Government has disclosed that over one billion naira has been generated in the last one year from the sale of mining leases through the Mining Cadastre...

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Buhari: I am committed to fighting terrorism, corruption and salvaging the economy

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration remains committed to realising the key priorities of securing the country, fighting corruption, and salvaging...