Ships & Ports

U.S. crude oil shipments to China halts amid trade war

NNPC secures N126m daily reduction in rig rate

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Monday, said it had secured a $416,000 per day reduction, about N126.88 million daily, in its deep offshore rig-rate....

naira-Dollar

CBN to auction $100 mln in currency forwards

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said on Monday it will auction $100 million in forward contracts after selling the U.S. currency last week to boost dollar liquidity...

Niger Delta oil spill

Oil spill: Ex-commissioner urges Shell to compensate Bayelsa communities

The immediate past Commissioner for Environment in Bayelsa, Iniruo Wills, has appealed to the Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) to compensate Bayelsa...

Air Peace scales IOSA renewal hurdle

Air Peace aborts Abuja flight due to tyre loss

Air Peace has aborted an Abuja-bound flight after the B737 aircraft with flight number 4P7198 lost one of its tyres as it prepared for take-off at the Murtala Muhammed...

NEXIM disburses N15bn to exporters

NEXIM to help realise Nigeria’s full potentials in shea production

With Nigeria currently reputed as the world’s leading producer of shea nuts, the Nigerian Export Import Bank (NEXIM) said it was ready to support the country to...

Lagos Airport

Osinbajo’s visit: FAAN orders repair of facilities at Lagos airport

The managing director, Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Saleh Dunoma, has instructed engineers to begin repair works on all facilities at the Murtala...

Chevron

We won’t allow violation of workers’ rights in Chevron — PENGASSAN

The new chairman of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) Chevron Branch, Comrade Onyegbaren Ete, has promised to ensure the...

CBN

NAGAFF advises CBN to introduce more interventions to strengthen naira

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Monday advised the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to introduce more interventions that...

NCAA rakes in N15.27bn from ticket sales charges in 8 month

Domestic airlines drop from 150 to eight-NCAA

The number of domestic airlines in the country has dropped from 150 to eight in the last 17 years, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has said. The General...

migrants

Migrants rescue efforts encouraging traffickers – Frontex

The head of EU border agency Frontex on Monday criticised charities that rescue migrants off Libya, arguing that they encourage the traffickers who profit from the...

FAAN urges passengers to report bribe-seeking officials

6.158kg of Heroin abandoned at Lagos Airport

Officials of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have discovered 6.158kg of heroin abandoned at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) Lagos. The...

The House of Representatives

House Committee directs NPA, NIMASA to clarify FX charges

The House of Representatives Adhoc Committee on Review of Pump Price of Petrol on Friday directed the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Maritime...