• Wed. Oct 5th, 2022

NIMASA Launches e-Platform for Dockworker Registration

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) today launched the electronic registration platform for maritime labour and issuance of Biometric Identity Cards to Dockworkers. The Agency’s Director General Dr…

Nigeria Customs intercepts 397kg of Pangolin scales, 8 arrested

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), in collaboration with Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC), has intercepted 397.5 Kilogramme of pangolin scales and arrested 8 suspects in connection with the seizure. The Public Relations Officer,…

Shell shuts FPSO over water leakage

A Shell Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel operating off the Bayelsa coastline has been shut down due to water leakage, an official has said. SPDC Spokesman, Mr. Michael…

FEC approves $2.59bn for Badagry Seaport

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved 2.59 billion dollars for the development of Badagry Deep Seaport in Lagos State. The Minister of Transport, Muazu Sambo, made this known to State House…

NPA Plans Eastern Ports Revitalization, 30% Rebate

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) plans to increase tariff relief by as much as 30 percent for service providers as part of a multi-pronged approach to attract more vessel and cargo…

EU delegation tours illegal oil refineries

A European Union delegation was led to inspect an illegal oil refining site in River State and the impact on the environment by officials of the NNPC and the Joint Task Force (JTF) Operation Delta…

Ukraine War: EU seeks more Nigerian gas

The Russia-Ukraine war is causing realignments in the energy market. With the EU’s traditional gas supplier, Russia, making good on her threats to restrict gas exports to unfriendly countries, the EU…

Miners protest proposed ban on mining activities

The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) has protested against the ban on mining activities proposed by the National Security Council as a way to check insecurity in the country, according…

NPA, Niger Global Begin Out-of-court Settlement on $12.5m Calabar Port Dredging Dispute

The Federal Government, through the Federal Ministries of Transportation and Justice, has commenced out-of-court settlement in the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) $12.5million Calabar Port dredging contract awarded to Niger Global Engineering and Technical…

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