Oluwatoyin Amao

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NPA Board scraps zones, redeploys General Managers 

The Board of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has approved a new organisational structure and the commencement of a business process re-engineering initiative that will...

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Smuggling: Group says Customs endangering informants’ lives 

The Rice Millers Association of Nigeria (RIMAN) says officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) have been unwittingly exposing informants to smugglers, thereby...

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Lagos ports rated world ‘most prolific’ stowaway hotspots

Lagos Port Complex Apapa and Tin Can Island Port Complex, both in Lagos, have been identified as “the most prolific African port for stowaways by number of stowaways...

Do you think online auction of seized goods by Customs will work?

Litigation threatens Customs’ e-auction July 1 takeoff date

The Nigeria Association of Auctioneers has warned the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) not to embark on the proposed e-auction of seized and condemned goods from July 1,...

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Seized goods: Customs to start online auction ‘in a matter of days’ 

Public Relations Officer of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Joseph Attah, says in a matter of days, the service will officially deploy electronic auction platform for...

British-Airways

BA commends Nigeria on timely completion of Abuja Airport

British Airways has commended the Nigerian government on the timely completion of the repairs on the Abuja airport runway. The airline’s Regional Commercial Manager...

SIFAX Group boss canvasses teaching of maritime in secondary schools

The Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group, Dr. Taiwo Afolabi has implored the Federal Government to review the country’s educational curriculum to incorporate...

Customs

Salary increase will not stop corruption in Customs, say stakeholders

Against the backdrop of agitations by some Customs officers for increase in their salaries by government as a way of fighting corruption and boosting revenue collection,...

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Do you support the stoppage of kerosene importation by NNPC?

Compiled by Oluwatoyin Amao   I truly welcome the motion moved on the stoppage of importation of kerosene by NNPC only and if only they develop our local refineries...

NAGAFF to acquire permanent site for secretariat 

The new National President of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Oluwole Adeyemi says he will pursue a four point agenda which...

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More reactions trail 2017 budget proposal

Talking about the 2017 national budget, I must say that it has raised a huge level of mixed feeling about its certainty of yielding a good result. As much as we intend...

Sifax boss wins Yoruba Cultural Award

Sifax boss wins Yoruba Cultural Award

The Group Executive Vice Chairman, Sifax Group, Dr. Taiwo Afolabi has been honoured with a Yoruba Cultural Award, “Irawo Oni” by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan...