Category: News

Nigerian tests positive to coronavirus in U.S.

Nigeria’s COVID-19 infections reach 8,068  

  Nigeria’s coronavirus cases hit 8,068 on Monday as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 229 fresh infections in the country.  NCDC also...

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari: No money for food importation

President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerian farmers on the need to embark on massive productive agricultural activities this farming season as Nigeria has no...

Border closure: Customs now rakes in N5.8bn a day — Ali

COVID-19: Factories unable to pay excise duty – Customs 

  Many factories liable to payment of excise duties have been unable to meet their obligations since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, an official of...

FG reopens Leventis Bridge

Apapa Bridge will be closed for 5 months — LASG 

  The Marine Beach Bridge, Apapa will be shut for repairs for five months starting on Wednesday, the Lagos State Government has said.  Lagos State Commissioner for...

UN urges action against $50bn illegal funds from Africa

Crew change: Humanitarian crisis looms, ICS, others tell Guterres

  The Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, has been urged by global industrial and shipping leaders to persuade his 193 member states to act...

Abu Sayyaf 'likely' behind Vietnam freighter attack

Abu Sayyaf planning attack in Malaysian waters, ReCAAP warns 

  ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre on Friday said it had received information from the Philippine Coast Guard that five Abu Sayyaf Group members armed with...

Nigeria seizes aircraft caught operating commercial flights

FG fines Flairjet for operating commercial flights during lockdown 

  The Federal Government has penalised a British airline, Flairjet, for operating commercial flights into Nigeria without approval at a time when the nation’s...

Nigeria records highest single day Coronavirus cases of 381

Nigeria confirms 313 new cases of coronavirus, five deaths

  Nigeria on Sunday confirmed 313 new cases of COVID-19; taking the country’s total to 7,839. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), which confirmed the...

Customs law outdated, says Comptroller-General

Eld el Fitr: Customs boss charges officers on modesty 

  The Comptroller General of Customs, Hameed Ali, has urged officers of the Nigeria Customs Service to be modest and resolve render service that will add value to...

Ensure harmony with mgt, Amaechi tells new NPA, NIMASA boards 

Ensure harmony with mgt, Amaechi tells new NPA, NIMASA boards 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has inaugurated the boards of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian...

Navy destroyed 2,287 illegal refineries in 5 years 

Navy destroyed 2,287 illegal refineries in 5 years 

  The Nigerian Navy said it has destroyed a total of 2,287 illegal refineries in the last five years. Making the disclosure, during a press briefing to mark the...

One dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia 

One dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia 

  A boat carrying illegal migrants from Tunisia to Italy capsized on Saturday leaving one person dead, Tunisian authorities said, adding that six other people were...