Ships & Ports

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NNPC chief lauds refloat of national shipping line to train cadets

Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC), has said the re-establishment of the national fleet would be a training ground for cadets to gain sea time experience. The...

Russian strengthens relationship with Nigeria through agricultural products

Russia has pledged to strengthen its relations with Nigeria through the purchase of agricultural product. The Russian Ambassador Nikol,ay Udovichenko to Nigeria said...

Pakistan International Airlines

Pakistan plane crashes with 47 passengers

A Pakistani plane carrying 47 people crashed Wednesday on a domestic flight from the mountainous northern city of Chitral to Islamabad, aviation authorities said....

Global trade war boost demand for Black Sea grain

CBN policy delays wheat farming in Kano – Farmers

Wheat Farmers in Kano State have blamed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for the delay in the take-off of this year’s wheat planting season in the state. Faruk Rabiu,...

CBN

Intervention funds: CBN warns banks against charging double digit interest rates

The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN),  Godwin Emefiele, has warned Participating Financial Institutions (PFIs) in the country against charging double-digit...

NLC

NLC faults cut in workers’ salary

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has faulted the Federal Government’s upward review on deduction on workers’ salaries.  NLC General Secretary, Dr Peter Ozo-Eson on...

Court jails 3 Bolivians 12 years for drug dealing

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday sentenced three foreign nationals to 12 years in prison for unlawful production of methamphetamine, a drug similar to cocaine,...

Container port

21 ships carrying petroleum products, food items to arrive Lagos soon

Twenty one ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from December. 6 to December...

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

DPR seals 19 filling stations for alleged malpractice

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says it has sealed 10 filling stations in Sokoto and Kebbi states for allegedly selling petrol above the pump price of N 145....

FG bars states owing salaries from accessing Paris Club refund

2017 Budget :Buhari presents to joint NASS session Wednesday next week

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday next week present before a joint session of the Senate and House of Representatives. In a letter read by Senate President...

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OPEC, non-OPEC countries to discuss oil cuts – Russia

Russia on Tuesday said it would take part in a meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC members as oil prices wobbled on doubts over the impact of an output cut deal. Energy...

'How naval rating died in Bayelsa'

We are committed to protecting the nation’s maritime domain – Navy

The Nigerian Navy on Tuesday reaffirmed its commitment to continue to protect the nation’s maritime domain against piracy and any other criminal activities. The Chief...