Category: Opinion

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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...

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Do you support the ban on importation of vehicles through land borders?

  On December 2, 2016 the Federal government placed a ban on importation of vehicles through the land borders. The ban will take effect from January 1,...

maritime-sector

How can Nigeria become a maritime hub?

Firstly, we must make sure that our ports in Nigeria are very competitive. This is because if there are policies that hinder the free flow of goods and services within...

Nigerians react to ban of foreign rice in Ebonyi

Nigerians react to ban of foreign rice in Ebonyi 

Recently, the Vietnamese government announced its plan to facilitate exportation of more rice to Nigeria. But in a separate development, Ebonyi State Government...

Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding

Should the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria…

Should the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) commence collection of Practitioner Operating Fee (POF) without having a governing council...

What do you think of the operation of tank farms?

What do you think of the operation of tank farms?

An oil depot or oil terminal sometimes called a tank farm is an industrial facility for the storage of oil and petrochemical products, from which these products are...

Amaechi-Buhari-fulfilled promises

Should Amaechi resign as Transport Minister?

Considering the various controversies and allegations dogging the path of Rotimi Amaechi, should he resign as Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation? Well...

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How would Donald Trump’s election as president of the United States of America impact on globalization and trade?

Globalization is accepted by developed and developing nations and it is all about breaking barriers to moving distance through business under common understanding and...

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Young Nigerians speak on how government can curtail smuggling

Smuggling, which involves the import or export of goods in violation of the law especially without payment of appropriate customs duty, has adverse effects on the...

Amaechi

How has the maritime industry fared under the present administration?

One year into the appointment of Rotimi Amaechi as Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, has the maritime industry made appreciable progress? Yes the industry has made...

Nigerians speak on NIMASA contract award to Rivers APC chairman

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) recently revoked the maritime security contract awarded by the previous administration to Tompolo. The...

access roads to apapa port

How has the bad port access road affected your business?

It has really affected everyone’s business because there is no road to get to Apapa anymore. Many companies operating at Apapa does not function. They have all...