Ships & Ports

Buhari arrives Nigeria

Buhari suggests more medical travels soon

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja expressed gratitude to Nigerians for all the prayers and show of goodwill, pledging to rededicate himself to the service of...

Sofia

Gunmen attack bulker off Nigeria

A bulk carrier was attacked off Nigeria on March 8 when seven gunmen approached in a skiff and fired upon the ship underway. The attack occurred around 106 nautical...

Customs hands over seized pump action rifles to DSS

    The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has handed over the 661 pump action rifles seized by the Federal Operations Unit Zone `A’ Ikeja, to the Department of...

Yakubu-dollar

Money Laundering: FG slams 9-count charge against ex-NNPC boss, Yakubu

The Federal Government, on Friday, preferred nine-count money laundering charge against former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,...

521 migrants die in Mediterranean sea in 9 weeks

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) says 521 migrants, mainly from Nigeria and other West African countries, died while crossing the Mediterranean sea and...

Hadi Sarika

Former DG NCAA warns about Nigeria’s return to era of aircrashes, claims Ex-Minister wanted to approve unqualified airline

A former Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Harold Demuren, has condemned the appointment of unqualified personnel into critical areas of...

CBN

Nigeria foreign exchange reserves exceed $30Bn as of March 8- CBN

Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves rose above $30 billion as of March 8 to its highest level since October 2015, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) data showed on Friday....

Court orders temporary forfeiture of N3.5b in ex-NAMA MD, others’ accounts

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of N3.5 billion and $67,586.27 in the accounts of former Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA)...

Global oil prices

Oil prices falling again — sink to 3-month low

Oil prices are on the decline again, and this time, they have fallen to a three-month low. West Texas Intermediate is trading below $50, while Brent crude, the global...

NEMA deploys rescue helicopter, ambulances to Kaduna

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said it has deployed a rescue helicopter, three Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) Ambulances and three Rapid Intervention...

Buhari arrives Nigeria

PHOTOS: Buhari returns to Nigeria

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Bihari returned to the country early this morning. His plane landed at the Kaduna International airport from where he’s...

Crude-Oil - exports

House Committee says indigenous oil coys must flourish in lifting crude

The House of Representatives Adhoc Committee on Review of Pump Price of Petrol on Friday expressed dissatisfaction with the allocation ceded to Master Energy Oil...