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Air Namibia suspends flight to Nigeria

Air Namibia suspends flight to Nigeria

The national airline of the Republic of Namibia, Air Namibia, on Friday suspended its Windhoek–Lagos–Accra flight with immediate effect. The suspension came barely...

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok Ete-Ibas

Navy inaugurates Admiralty University of Nigeria

The Nigerian Navy on Friday inaugurated the Admiralty University of Nigeria (ADUN), Ibusa, Delta State.  The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ete-Ibas, who...

Total urges mandatory use of life jackets on Nigeria’s waterways

Nigeria lawmakers ask Total to refund $592m

The House of Representatives on Thursday asked Total Exploration and Production Nigeria to refund $592 million to the Nigerian government. This was sequel to the...

Vietnam seizes pangolin scales hidden with cashew from Nigeria

Vietnam Customs impounded 5.26 tonnes of pangolin scales hidden in two containers carrying cashew nuts and shipped from Nigeria, the government of the Asian country said...

Amaechi: Lagos-Ibadan rail’ll ready in June

Amaechi: Two helicopters, 20 speedboats have arrived Nigeria for maritime security 

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Thursday said an Israeli company, HLSI Security Systems and Technologies Limited have imported two helicopters, 20...

abike-dabiri

FG accuses Egypt, Ethiopian Airlines of running drug cartels in Nigeria 

The Federal Government has accused Egypt and Ethiopian Airlines of running drug cartels across Nigeria’s international airports. Chairman of the Nigeria Diaspora...

Okechukwu-Enyinna-Enelamah

Nigeria to join Africa Free Trade Zone, Enelamah says

Nigeria will sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement as soon as President Muhammadu Buhari approves an impact-assessment report he asked for, the country’s...

Yakubu Dogara

Speaker Dogara faults Nigeria’s joint venture contracts 

The current oil production sharing formula with Nigeria’s Joint Venture Companies is not favourable to the country, Speaker of the House Representatives, Hon. Yakubu...

FG mulls increase in VAT, excise duties

Nigeria slams 0.2% levy on goods imported from other African countries 

The Nigerian government on Monday approved a new import levy of 0.2 per cent on goods emanating from other African countries for “sustainable financing of Nigeria’s...

warri-port

Proposed Warri port and Nigeria’s quest for new seaports

Amidst the dwindling fortunes of Nigerian ports, manifesting in drop in ship and cargo traffic, Nigerian authorities are pushing for development of new seaports. Modern...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

Nigeria’s economic growth slows in Q1 as oil sector shrinks

Growth in Nigeria’s fragile economy slowed to 2.01% in the first quarter as the country’s dominant oil sector shrank, the National Bureau of Statistics said on...

Pirates

Gulf of Guinea: Nigeria, others lose $777m annually to piracy — UN  

A new report by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) reveals that Nigeria and other countries in the Gulf of Guinea lost US$777.1 million to piracy and...