Omotilewa Quadri

SON speaks on online portal hiccups 

Senators move to return SON to seaports  

  The Senate Committee on Industries has condemned the importation of substandard products into the country, stating that it was currently working to ensure that...

Custom intercepts trailer load of rice packed as beans

Custom intercepts trailer load of rice packed as beans

  The Adamawa/Taraba Command of the Nigerian Customs Services (NCS) has impounded a trailer load, containing 256 bags of contraband rice, each bag hidden in bigger...

Customs law outdated, says Comptroller-General

Senate approves N238bn budget for Customs 

  The Senate has passed the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) budget of N238 billion for 2020. The budget was passed after the Chairman, Senate Committee on Customs,...

Fashola gives truck drivers 7 days to quit highways 

Fashola gives truck drivers 7 days to quit highways 

  The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola has given truck drivers parked along federal highways across Niger state seven days ultimatum to stop...

Buhari: Why I closed Nigeria’s land borders 

Buhari: Why I closed Nigeria’s land borders 

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders was not caused solely because food products, particularly rice, which were...

Buhari off to London again for 10-day holiday

Buhari jets out to London today 

  President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart Abuja  for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa investment summit scheduled for Monday.  The...

Hameed Ali

Reps probe ‘missing’ N14.8bn in Customs 

  The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts has commenced probe into alleged missing N14.8billion from the coffers of the Nigeria Customs Service...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari to flag off Transport University, Daura on Monday 

  President Muhammadu Buhari will on Monday perform the ground breaking ceremony of a new University of Transportation, Daura and commission the Kwanar Gwante...

dakuku-peterside

Reps query NIMASA’s N300m office cleaning expenditure 

  The House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration has questioned an expenditure of N300 million for office cleaning and...

Hadi-Sirika

Minister says national carrier remains top priority

The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said that the establishment of a national carrier remains a top priority of the Federal Government. The Federal Government...

Buhari increase passport validity to 10 years

Reciprocity saga: Nigeria slashes visa fees for Americans

The Nigerian government has reduced the amount payable by citizens of the United States seeking visas into the country. This was disclosed in a statement released by...

India sends warship to Nigeria

India sends warship to Nigeria

  Indian Naval Warship, INS Tarkash will be paying a goodwill visit to Lagos, Nigeria from 5 September to 8 September. The visit of the warship coincides with the...