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Road Haulage: NSC, CIoTA Push For Revolutionary Bill

Road Haulage: NSC, CIoTA Push Revolutionary Bill

By Kenneth Jukpor   In a bid to ensure harmonized standards in cost and guarantee efficiency in the nation’s road haulage system, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration (CIoTA) Nigeria will push for the passage ...

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Enugu Deputy Governor Leads Delegation To Promise Anaroke’s Grand Burial

As Shippers’ Council directors, veteran journalists, ANLCA President pay homage By Kenneth Jukpor   The Deputy Governor of Enugu State, Mrs Cecilia Ezeilo led a rich delegation of commissioners and some members of the State House of Assembly to the ...

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Safety certification delaying Bayelsa airport operations, says NCAA

Safety certification delaying Bayelsa airport operations, says NCAA

The acting Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Abdullahi Sidi, says the absence of adequate perimeter fencing at Bayelsa airport has been preventing the regulatory authority from certifying to begin operations. Sidi stated that it was mandatory for ...

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Equities market reopen negative as index depreciates by 0.04%

Index down 0.13 per cent as bears regain dominance on exchange

The Nigerian equities market reopened on a bearish note yesterday, occasioned by losses in some bellwethers, as the All- Share Index (ASI) depreciated marginally by 0.04 percent. At the close of transactions, the ASI decreased by 11.56 absolute points or ...

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FG, states, others share N2.3 trillion

FG, states, others share N2.3 trillion

The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) yesterday disclosed that the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) disbursed N2.273 trillion to the three tiers of government and other statutory bodies between July and September this year. The details, contained in the ...

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W’Bank to FG: Reform now to stop further slide into extreme poverty

World Bank puts Nigeria’s growth at 2.1 per cent in 2020

The World Bank has said the number of Nigerians living in extreme poverty may increase by more than 30 million by 2030 and the country will be home to 25 per cent of the world’s destitute people if the government ...

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Awokiki Awosika

Awokiki Awosika

Dr. (Mrs) Ajoritsedere Awosika, MFR, was recently appointed as the Chairman of the  Access Bank. Awosika is an accomplished administrator with over three decades experience in public sector governance. She was at various times  the Permanent Secretary at three Federal ...

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