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Hassan Bello

NSC reiterates benefits of transport safety to economy

  The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, said the safety, quality, cost and efficiency of transport services influenced the...

PHOTOS: Apapa Port Manager bags distinguished Nigerian woman in transport award

PHOTOS: Apapa Port Manager bags distinguished Nigerian woman in transport award

The Port Manager, Lagos Port Complex Apapa, Hajia Aisha Ali-Ibrahim was on Thursday last week honoured by ‘Transport Day’ publication as the Distinguished Nigerian...

LASWA disowns 50% transport fare slash

LASWA disowns 50% transport fare slash

Some transport operators in Lagos including the state owned Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Thursday said they were not part of the arrangement with the...

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Freight forwarding: Oni makes case for better transport infrastructure

A professor of Transportation, Department of Geography, University of Lagos, Iyiola Oni, has urged the Federal Government to invest in massive transport infrastructure...

Let’s Get Nigeria Working Again

Atiku promises to develop new transport policy 

Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has promised to develop a new National Transport Policy (NTP) that will promote...

48% of workers in transport, supply chain will lose jobs to automation - Report

48% of workers in transport, supply chain will lose jobs to automation – Report

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has said the world’s supply chain and transport industry would experience a reduction in its workforce by 48% due to an increase in...

Russian transport plane crash kills 32 in Syria

Russian transport plane crash kills 32 in Syria

A Russian transport plane crashed on landing at Russia’s Hmeimim Airbase in Syria, killing all 32 on board, the defence ministry said in a statement carried by RIA...

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Buhari: We’ll end rice importation, boost rail transport in 2018

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday set an ambitious target in his New Year message to end the importation of foreign parboiled rice as well as...

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APM Terminals launches refrigerated truck transport to reduce wastage of perishables 

By Oluwaoyin Amao  APM Terminals, in conjunction with Naija Pride and with the assistance of international development groups, is working to provide modern cold chain...

Rotimi Amaechi

FG inaugurates 19-man committee to review transport policy

By Patience Danjuma  The Ministry of Transportation has inaugurated a 19-man committee to finalise the review of the National Transport Policy draft for the country’s...

Brazil ends 42 year-old maritime transport pact with Chile

Brazil ends 42 year-old maritime transport pact with Chile

The cost of shipping goods between Brazil and Chile is expected to fall by about 5 percent with the 2020 expiry of a pact that limited trade to ships registered in...

EU adopts conclusions on maritime transport policy

EU adopts conclusions on maritime transport policy

European Transport Ministers yesterday adopted conclusions on the priorities for the EU’s maritime transport policy until 2020, the European Community Shipowners’...