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Amaechi’s Scorecard As Transport Minister

Amaechi’s Scorecard As Transport Minister

By Kenneth Jukpor A new presidential administration has begun and all Ministers in the old era have dropped their portfolios. For the Ministry of Transport, there’s a lot of anxiety as everyone looks to see if the fiery Minister, Hon. ...

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Kaduna Refinery Remains Idle For 12 Months- NNPC

Kaduna Refinery Remains Idle For 12 Months- NNPC

The Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company did not refine any crude oil from February 2018 to January this year, the latest data obtained from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation showed. The Port Harcourt Refining Company was idle from July 2018 ...

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Buhari Declines Assent To Maritime University Bill

Buhari Declines Assent To Maritime University Bill

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, said that excessive proposed source of funding for the establishment of Nigeria Maritime University in Okerenkoko,  Delta State, has led to the dismissal of a bill seeking the maritime institution. The decision was conveyed to ...

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Apapa Gridlock: Presidential Task Force Unveils Strategy For Cargo Evacuation

Apapa Gridlock: Presidential Task Force Unveils Strategy For Cargo Evacuation

As part of efforts to swiftly restore of Law and Order in Apapa Ports’ Area, the Presidential Task Force  has unveiled its operational guidelines with special strategies for cargo evacuation. The guidelines were contained in a paper made available to ...

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Apapa Traffic: Sanwo Olu Orders  LASTMA To Commence Two Shifts

Apapa Traffic: Sanwo Olu Orders  LASTMA To Commence Two Shifts

Barely 24 hours after his inauguration as the new executive governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo Olu this evening visited Apapa port for  on the spot assessment of the chaotic gridlock. Even though he did not alight from his vehicle, ...

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LCCI Laments 93% Increase In National Debt Under Buhari’s Regime

LCCI Laments 93% Increase In National Debt Under Buhari’s Regime

According to the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Nigeria’s debt grew from N12.6 trillion or US$65.4 billion in 2015 to N24.3 trillion or $79.4 billion in 2018 representing 93% increase under President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. The Director-General of ...

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FAAN MD, Airline Operators Meet To Improve Service At Airports

FAAN rallies airlines, operators to improved airport infrastructure plan

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), met with the Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) and the Airline Operating Committee (AOC) to find solutions to service gaps at airports across the country. The new Managing Director of FAAN, Capt Rabiu ...

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NACJ Awards Basil As Integrity Man Of The Year

NACJ Awards Basil As Integrity Man Of The Year

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Skyway Aviation Handling Company PLC, Basil Agboarumi has been awarded the 2019 Integrity Man of the year by the Nigerian Association of Christian Journalist (NACJ)  The event organized by NACJ is the 7th Annual ...

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