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NDLEA Intercepts 150 Bags Of Cannabis Worth N20 Million Lagos

NDLEA Intercepts 150 Bags Of Cannabis Worth N20 Million Lagos

…As Akeredolu Asks FG To Support Cannabis Farming By Kenneth Jukpor The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Lagos State Command recently, intercepted a 20 foot MAN Diesel truck with Registration No. JJJ 959 XN laden with 150 bags of ...

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Osinbajo Urges Nigerians Not To Give Bribes At Ports

…Mulls Amendment of Procurement Act to Support Small Businesses

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has stressed that there is no reason why any Nigerian should give bribes to law enforcement agents whether for obtaining drivers licenses, passports or to clear goods at the ports.   Osinbajo said this ...

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Aircraft Maintenance: Arik Air Reduces Number Of Flights

Aircraft Maintenance: Arik Air Reduces Number Of Flights

Arik Air has adjusted its scheduled operations due to mandatory  maintenance on its aircraft and sued for understanding while it regrets any inconvenience. The airline’s fleet has witnessed a reduction in number in the last two weeks due to the fact ...

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Nigeria escapes IMO delisting of 87 countries

Nigeria escapes IMO delisting of 87 countries

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO), plans to delist about 87 countries for non-compliance with requirements of the 1978 Standards of Training, Certification and Watch-keeping for Seafarers (STCW) Convention as amended from its Whitelist. As nations express worry over the new ...

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Maritime academy boosts skills acquisition with new facilities

Maritime academy boosts skills acquisition with new facilities

The Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), has taken another giant step towards standardised training, by inaugurating its newly-built ultra-modern facilities at the school complex in Oron, Akwa Ibom State. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, who inspected and unveiled the ...

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NSC’s cooperative society records surplus earnings

Shippers’ Council Sets New Haulage Rates For Road Transport

With an increase of over 98 per cent net surplus recorded in its 2018 financial statement, the Multipurpose Staff Cooperative Society of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has expressed interest to diversify its activities to agriculture in order to improve ...

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Two feared dead, many injured as spilled fuel ignites fire

Two feared dead, many injured as spilled fuel ignites fire

Two persons were yesterday feared dead in yesterday’s fire outbreak caused by a spillage from a petroleum tanker that fell at Oke-Afa area of Ejigbo, Lagos State. The tanker, which was loaded with petroleum product, fell on Monday afternoon causing gridlock in and ...

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