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Apapa-Wharf road gridlock

  Story By Roland Ekama.   Determined to fix the port access corridor to boost smooth ports operations, the Federal Government has directed truck drivers blocking roads in Apapa to...

  Nigeria could earn up to $8 billion annually from the export of yam which is scheduled to begin on June 29. It will begin with the export of 72 tonnes of the product to Europe and the...

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  Story By Gloria Ehiaghe.     Worried by the rate at which illicit substances are smuggled into the country through the land borders, the Seme area command of the Nigeria Customs...

Customs officer, Emmanuel Ugwoke and bags of indian hamp

  A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered the remand in custody of a Customs officer, Emmanuel Ugwoke, charged with drug trafficking. Ugwoke, a resident of Badagry in Lagos,...

Modular oil refinery

  The promise of the federal government to stop importation of refined products looks feasible, as Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, disclosed that an Indonesian...

NSC Logo and Court Hammer

  Story By Roland Ekama.     Following Wednesday's victory by the Nigerian Shippers' Council in the  case of arbitrary charges against shipping lines, agency and terminal operators  at...

Hydrographic Survey Vessel

  Story By Gloria Ehiaghe.     For effective surveillance of the nation's maritime domain, the Nigerian Navy says it has acquired two operational boats for its hydrographic department...

President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote

  The President, Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote said that the deplorable state of Apapa Wharf is causing a weekly loss of close to N140bn to the government. He lauded the decision of the...

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  Story By Roland Ekama.     The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has said that for the presidential order on 24 hours port operations to be...

NIMASA DG, Dr. Dakuku Peterside

  Story By Gloria Ehiaghe.   Nigeria is in dire need of a maritime transport policy to advance the country’s global maritime trade, the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime...

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