Ships & Ports

Commission okays Norway's $1tr wealth fund oil stocks investments

Oil prices rise to $57.01 on weaker dollar, but U.S. output drags

Oil prices rose on Monday with traders shifting money into crude futures as the dollar weakened and on concerns that new U.S. sanctions against Iran could be extended to...

Tribunal hears Ghana, Ivory maritime dispute

An international tribunal on Monday began hearing arguments in a dispute between Ghana and Ivory Coast over a contested maritime boundary that cuts through lucrative...

amaechi

$30 billion loan: 20 per cent meant for railways – Amaechi

Over 20 per cent of the $30 billion that the federal government plans to borrow would be used for construction of railways across the country, an official has said. The...

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

NRC raises fares for Kaduna-Abuja rail service

The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) has announced new fares on its Kaduna-Abuja route with effect from this Monday. The 25 per cent hike, which came into effect from...

Hadi-Sirika

We’ll establish national carrier before concessioning airports – Sirika

In this interview with our correspondent, the Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, spoke on the state of the industry, the national carrier, the second...

Osinbajo expects economy to pick up after sluggish Q2

Economic Recovery Plan ready in February – FG

The Federal Government’s anticipated National Economic Recovery Growth Plan (NERGP) will be ready before the end of February. The NERGP focuses on five broad areas...

nigeria customs

Smuggling: Customs seeks support of stakeholders

The Area Command, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) of Niger, Kogi and Kwara has called on stakeholders to compliment its efforts to effectively tackle the menace of...

DPR accuses Agip of being responsible for 2418 oil spills

The Directorate of Petroleum Resources (DPR), yesterday at an investigative hearing at the House of Representatives accused the Nigeria Agip Oil Company ( NAOC) of being...

ex-NIMASA DG, Patrick Akpobolokemi

N8.5bn fraud: EFCC re-arraigns army general, Atewe, Akpobolokemi, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday, for the third time, re-arraigned a former Commander of the military Joint Task Force, Operation Pulo...

Patrick akpobolokemi, ex-DG NIMASA

Ex-NIMASA DG, Akpobolokemi attacks female journalist in court premises

Ex-Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi has, in a video footage trending on the social media...

Nigerian pilots to form backbone of Nigeria Air - Sirika

Ministry Of Aviation records 52% budget performance in 2016

Minister of state, aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has said that N10.5 billion out of the N18 billion budgetary allocation to the ministry in 2016 Appropriation Bill was...

shell

Shell’s profit after tax more than doubled in 2016

  Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday said profit after tax more than doubled in 2016, helped by recovering oil prices in the fourth quarter. Net profit for the full year...