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Imports, exporters decry FG food price control task force

A section of importers and exporters in the country have decried the setting up of a task force on price control by the Federal Government, saying the government does...

41 UK deportees arrive Lagos

Elderly female deportee from UK jubilates at Lagos airport

An unusual drama played out early morning yesterday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) when 41 Nigerian and 41 Ghanaian deportees from the United...

vessels expected at Apapa port

31 vessels expected at Apapa port

Vessel traffic to the Lagos Port Complex (LPC), Apapa for the first week of February 2016 has shown signs of improving importation with 31 ships expected to berth at the...

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How CBN forex restriction on 41 items destroyed manufacturing, port operation

In a bid to curtail rampant weakening of the naira against the dollar, the Central Bank of Nigeria have had to swim in inconsistent foreign exchange policies in the last...

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Customs seizes two helicopters worth N9.7bn from ‘unknown importers’

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) yesterday seized two helicopters worth N9.7 billion at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. The Command said the...

Recession in Nigeria drives Hyundai sales down by 2.1%

South Korea’s largest auto maker, Hyundai Motor Company has announced its 2016 full year business result with its total sales down by 2.1 per cent due to recession...

The biggest problem with destination inspection regime—ANLCA chief

As the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) abandons most of the scanners it inherited from former service providers, a frontline licensed customs agent, Olumide Fakanlu has...

Firms shun Lekki Free Zone

There are indications that Nigerian investors have not found operating in the Lekki Free Zone attractive, as only two of 46 companies currently operating at the zone are...

NIMASA DG Dakuku Peterside

Sea Levy: Group accuses NIMASA boss of reneging on promise 

Operators in the Nigerian cabotage trade have cried out over alleged incessant harassment by officials of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency...

ANLCA identifies corruption, bad roads as impediments to cargo clearing

ANLCA identifies corruption, bad roads as impediments to cargo clearing

Widespread corruption among government, agencies, bad roads and touting are the biggest impediments to cargo clearance at the nation’s seaports, according to the...

Singapore eyes Nigerian airports concession, national carrier

Singapore eyes Nigerian airports concession, national carrier

A delegation of Singaporean businesses has visited the minister of state for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika to express investment interest in Nigeria’s airport...

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Clearing agents in Lagos ports lament lack of business

Customs clearing agents in Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos have lamented the lack of jobs at the ports as only a couple of vessels have called at the ports since...