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Federal roads repair: You’re on your own, Fashola tells Governors

Federal roads repair: You’re on your own, Fashola tells Governors

  The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Federal Government will not refund any state that rehabilitates or reconstructs roads...

Navy promotes 140 senior officers

Navy promotes 140 senior officers

  The Board of the Nigerian Navy (NN) has approved the promotion of 140 naval officers to various senior ranks. A statement from Navy spokesman, Commodore Suleiman...

Singapore ship registry hits 95m gross ton 

Singapore ship registry hits 95m gross ton 

  The Singapore Registry of Ships (SRS) has crossed the 95 million gross ton milestone, maintaining its position among the top five registries in the world. This...

30,000 tons of cocoa trapped in Apapa gridlock 

NIS: Factories operating inside port compound Apapa gridlock

  The Life Patron of the Nigeria Institute of Shipping (NIS), Caleb Okoye, has said that past governments at the centre made a mistake in authorising the...

Gridlock as fuel tanker falls on Lagos airport road

PHOTOS: Gridlock as fuel tanker falls on Lagos airport road

  An inferno was averted on Saturday at the domestic wing of Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA) Lagos when a tanker loaded with 33,000 litres of Premium Motor Spirit...

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo commissions Ogun wagon plant

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday said the newly commissioned Wagon Assembly Plant located at Kajola in Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun state would...

Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

Nigerians will benefit from border closure — Minister

  The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mustapha Baba-Shehuri, says Nigerians would benefit from the closure of the country’s land borders...

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

Customs to get $450m facelift from AFC 

  The African Finance Corporation is set to invest $450 million in the automation of the operations of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) for its turnaround within...

Security agencies arrest 239 illegal immigrants, impounds 34,221 bags of rice

Security agencies arrest 239 illegal immigrants, impounds 34,221 bags of rice

  The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Thursday said security operatives at the nation’s borders have arrested 239 illegal immigrants and impounded 34,221 bags of...

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Customs suspends fuel supply to border filling stations 

  The Comptroller General of Customs, Hameed Ali, has suspended the supply of fuel (diesel and petrol) to filling stations within 20 kilometres to all Nigerian...

arrested man with handcuff

EFCC charges MAN Oron staff, one other for N15m fraud 

  The Uyo Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned the duo of Charles Emmanuel Afaha, a staff of the National...

Wike accuses FG of deliberately abandoning Rivers ports

Wike accuses NPA of neglecting Rivers ports 

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has accused the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) of declining on a promise it was said to have made with regards to the dredging...