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Exploring Non Aeronautical Revenue Sources For Nigerian Airports

Exploring Non Aeronautical Revenue Sources For Nigerian Airports

By Okuneye Moyosola As with any other business, airports continuously seek to increase operational profitability and efficiency. As competition increases, and partners and stakeholders shift their business model to meet new market trends, some airports struggle to keep their business ...

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NIWA To Prioritize Marine Insurance In New Policy – Ogboye

NIWA To Prioritize Marine Insurance In New Legislation - Ogboye

By Kenneth Jukpor Mr. Muritala Ajibola Ogboye is an Assistant General Manager (AGM) Human Resources at the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) Lagos Area Office. After receiving a delegation of Women in Maritime (WIMA) Nigeria during a visit to mark ...

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Legacy Debts: FG Revokes Five Companies’ Oil Block Licences

Legacy Debts: FG Revokes Five Companies’ Oil Block Licences

The Federal Government has revoked the oil block licences of five companies, including a firm founded by late Chief Moshood Abiola. The Department of Petroleum Resources, in a public notice on Thursday indicated that the licences were revoked as a ...

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High Transaction Cost Impeding Investment -ASHON

The Association of Securities Dealing Houses of Nigeria has said high transaction cost in the nation’s capital market remains a major impediment to investment as it is relatively higher than its international peers. ASHON said there should be a downward ...

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FG’s $406.7m Debt Recovery Suit Against Shell Adjourned

FG’s $406.7m Debt Recovery Suit Against Shell Adjourned

A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned until June 19 hearing in a debt recovery suit filed by the Federal Government against Shell Western Supply and Trading Ltd over an alleged $406.7m shortfall in crude oil shipment. The suit ...

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World Ocean Day: NIWA, WIMA Nigeria Advocate Cleaner Waters

World Ocean Day: NIWA, WIMA Nigeria Advocate Cleaner Waters

By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to ensure aquatic life is preserved and the inherent potentials of oceans and seas are harnessed to the full, Women in Maritime (WIMA) Nigeria and the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) have advocated ...

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FAAN To Shut MMIA Apron Gate 1 For 6 Weeks

FAAN To Shut MMIA Apron Gate 1 For 6 Weeks

As part of efforts to speed up completion of the new terminal, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has issued a notice to close the Murtala Muhammed International Airport’s Apron Gate 1 and some sections of Taxiway F to ...

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NCAA Issues DAV-AAKY Nigeria Limited AMO Certification For NDT Inspections

NCAA, NAPTIP Collaborate To Tackle Human Trafficking By Air

Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued an Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) Certificate on Non Destructive Testing (NDT) to indigenous Company, DAV-AAKY Nigeria Limited based in Lagos to carry out NDT inspection to ensure aircraft airworthiness and serviceability. The company ...

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SIFAX Group, CEO Bag Maritime Living Legend Award

SIFAX Group, CEO Bag Maritime Living Legend Award

As a result of the impactful service delivery over the last decade, SIFAX Group, a group of companies with investment in Maritime, Aviation, Oil & Gas, Haulage & Logistics, Financial Services and Hospitality has won the Shipping Company of the ...

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NPA Set August As Deadline To Commence Electronic Call-Up System

NPA Set August As Deadline To Commence Electronic Call-Up System

Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has said that it will commence the electronic call up system at Lagos ports in August this year even as it said that what it has deployed presently is manual call up system which serves as ...

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Why Antifouling Coatings For Ships Is Necessary

Why Antifouling Coatings For Ships Is Necessary

Shippers Guide is the learning page of MMS Plus newspaper. Here we answer the five W’s and H of several issues in the shipping industry. In this article, we will address the issues in antifouling coating, biofouling, among others. Marine coating systems ...

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