Ships & Ports

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$21m Presidential jet gift to Air Force crashes in Makurdi

Barely two months after the presidency handed over two aircraft in the Presidential fleet to the Nigerian Air Force, one of the ballistics defence capable aircraft has...

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SERAP seeks probe of ex President over $16b spent on electricity

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a letter to Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen Chief Justice of Nigeria requesting a probe of the...

Lufthansa offers cheaper fares on North American routes

Pilots strike: Lufthansa cancels 912 flights

The strike by Lufthansa pilots in support of a pay demand is in its second day on Thursday, with the German flagship carrier cancelling 912 flights for the day. The...

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Rice: Vietnam plans more exportation to Nigeria

The Deputy Director-General at the Vietnam Ministry of Industry and Trade, Ngo Hoan on Monday announced the Vietnamese government’s plan to facilitate rice...

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Nigeria’s economic crisis deepens

Nigeria’s economic slump sharpened in the third quarter as rebels bombed oil pipelines in the restive south and businesses struggled to access foreign exchange,...

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N304.1m fraud: Judge’s absence halts ex-NIMASA boss’ plea bargain

The scheduled report of plea bargain talks between a former acting Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Haruna Jauro, and the...

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MAN urges CBN to create single digit interest rate window

The Chairman, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), Ogun Chapter, Wale Adegbite, on Monday urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to create a window that would...

Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside

NIMASA calls for proper regulation of maritime industry

The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, has said that if Nigeria must advance its global economic...

FG begins exploration of non-oil minerals in Bayelsa

The Federal Government has commenced a programme to identify and explore other mineral resources besides crude oil in Bayelsa State as part of its policy of diversifying...

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DSS arrest 40 in Kano Bureau de change raid

Operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS)  on Friday  in Kano raided Bureau de change spots and arrested no fewer than 40 currency dealers.  An eyewitness,...

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Buhari inaugurates boards of NNPC, others

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday inaugurated the boards of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and other parastatals. The parastatals include the...