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FG sets up committee on disbursement of N72bn Cabotage fund 

FG sets up committee on disbursement of N72bn Cabotage fund 

  The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi, on Thursday said a committee has been put in place to work out modalities and develop guidelines for the...

FG targets top spot in Ease of Doing Business ranking

FG targets top spot in Ease of Doing Business ranking

  The Federal Government has said that it is targeting a top 70 ranking in the World Bank Ease of Doing Business index by 2023, having moved up 39 places between...

Finance Ministry denies knowledge of NNPC’s $3.5bn subsidy fund

FG eyes N97 per litre fuel for Nigerians 

  The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, on Thursday said that the Federal Government was planning on making fuel available at N97 per litre,...

FG, Dangote to establish foreign trade academy

FG, Dangote to establish foreign trade academy

  The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Adeniyi Adebayo, said on Thursday that the ministry would partner Dangote Group to set up a foreign trade...

Stakeholders kick against 0.2% levy on imports from AU countries

Agents kick as FG makes POF payment mandatory for cargo clearance 

  Clearing agents and freight forwarders have kicked against the Federal Government’s approval of Practitioners Operating Fee (POF) payment as one of the...

Director General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Muda Yusuf

LCCI urges FG to show commitment to AfCFTA

  The Director-General, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Muda Yusuf, has urged the Federal Government to show full commitment to the implementation of...

Border closure benefits surpass inflation, says Lai Mohammed

Non-oil exports double to N2trn in 2019 – FG

  The Federal Government of Nigeria said the nation’s non-oil exports doubled from about N1 trillion to N2 trillion between 2018 and 2019. The Minister of...

President Muhammadu Buhari

FG restricts travels by Ministers, others 

  Ministers can only travel out of the country eight times in a year, Information, Culture & Tourism Minister Lai Mohammed has disclosed. He said President...

Ex-Shippers’ Council MD cautions FG on disbursement of CVFF

Ex-Shippers’ Council MD cautions FG on disbursement of CVFF

  Former Managing Director of the Nigeria Shippers Council (NSC), Dr. Kingsley Usor, has cautioned the Federal government on the planned disbursement of the...

Nigeria's North East border compromised — Customs officer 

No date yet for border reopening – FG

  The Federal Government had yet to decide a terminal date when the country’s border would be reopened to neighboring countries. The Federal Government had in...

Firm forfeits ship used for illegal oil deal to FG 

Firm forfeits ship used for illegal oil deal to FG 

  The Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered that a vessel, MV Shirley, should be forfeited to the Federal Government for being used for illegal conveyance of...

Nigeria, Benin, Niger set up joint border patrol  

Border closure not breaching free trade agreement – FG

  The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Sabo Nanono, has said that the Federal Government’s closure of the Nigerian border does not in any way breach...