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Overtime cargoes, congestion hobble Lagos ports

Overtime cargoes, congestion hobble Lagos ports

Uneasy calm may have settled in the maritime sector over the unprecedented number of overtime cargoes in the Lagos seaports, which has resulted to loss of huge revenue and congestion. Cargoes are classified as overtime when they have stayed in ...

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Total affirms commitment to sustainable economic agenda

Total affirms commitment to sustainable economic agenda

To actively support nation-building efforts in line with the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Total E&P Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to providing employment opportunities through capacity building, and ensuring sustainable economic growth. Total explained that such capacity-building ...

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African Circle unveils new trucks for waste management at ports

African Circle unveils new trucks for waste management at ports

In a bid to fulfil its mandate as contained in the agreement it signed with the Federal Government, the management of African Circle Pollution Management Limited (ACPML) has unveiled 16 new modern trucks. The trucks which are fitted with the ...

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FG begins payment of N22.6bn to defunct Nigeria Airways workers

FG begins payment of N22.6bn to defunct Nigeria Airways workers

The Federal Government will on Monday, October 15, 2018 begin the final verification and payment of entitlements to former workers of the defunct Nigeria Airways. According to a statement by Paul Abechi, the special adviser on media and communications to ...

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IMF warns Nigeria of debt crisis, urges diversification

IMF warns Nigeria of debt crisis, urges diversification

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday warned Nigeria and Sub-Saharan African economies to check rising levels of debts, diversify their revenue bases or face crisis. Nigeria’s debt profile was N22.3 trillion as at June 30, 2018. About two-thirds of the ...

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Nigeria’s Annual Petroleum Products Import Bill Now $11bn, Says Expert

Annually, Nigeria spends as much as $11 billion to import petrochemical related products such as petrol, diesel, and kerosene, amongst others, the Managing Director of United States-based Integrated Gas and Energy Services, Mr. Emmanuel Anyaeto, has disclosed. Speaking at the ...

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TCN Invests $170m to Upgrade Electricity Transmission in Abuja

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has disclosed plan to invest about $170 million on the construction of five new transmission sub-stations in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. TCN’s Managing Director, Mr. Usman Gur Mohammed, made the disclosure at ...

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Nigeria’s Crude Oil Output Rises to 2.158mbpd

Nigeria’s Crude Oil Output Rises to 2.158mbpd

The Federal Ministry of Petroleum Resources has disclosed that Nigeria’s oil production, including condensates, in the month of September was 2.158 million barrels per day (mbpd). The ministry in its Periscope Newsletter had indicated that crude oil production, including condensates, ...

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MTN’s Shares up by 2% after CBN’s Hint on Fines Review

CBN, MTN Reach Tentative Agreement on $8bn Fines

MTN Group’s shares rose yesterday by 2.55 per cent in Johannesburg, South Africa, after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it was considering reducing the $8.134 billion it fined the company in August, over alleged illegal repatriation of funds ...

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Osinbajo: 300,000 Market Women Benefited from N15.183bn Interest-free Loans

Osinbajo: 300,000 Market Women Benefited from N15.183bn Interest-free Loans

• Says spending N1tr on poor citizens will yield massive results The federal government yesterday in Abuja said it had given N15.183 billion interest-free loans to low income earners, including market women, artisans and farmers across the 36 states of the ...

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Nimilistic Nimi

Nimilistic Nimi

Mrs. Nimi Akinkugbe is the Founder/ Chief Executive Officer of Bestman Games Ltd, the African distributor of customized editions of Monopoly, Hasbro’s world famous game. Prior to this she enjoyed a successful banking career spanning 23 years first at Stanbic ...

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African Shippers’ Councils Converge To Boost Regional Trade

Several African Shippers’ Councils gathered in Abuja recently for a Sub-Regional workshop on port concession in West and Central Africa and MMS Pluslens was there to fetch you the photographs. Enjoy it:

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Operators fault government’s infrastructure financing involvement

Operators fault government’s infrastructure financing involvement

CIS pledges advocacy role to boost bourse Capital market operators have faulted government’s level of financial involvement in the provision of critical infrastructure, urging them to focus more on the formulation and implementation of policies that will impact positively on ...

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FG Gives over N4m as Start-up Fund to 17 Innovators at Edo Innovation Hub

FG Gives over N4m as Start-up Fund to 17 Innovators at Edo Innovation Hub

The federal government has given out over four million naira as start-up seed fund to 17 young innovators under the Social Investment Programme at the South-South Innovation Hub in Benin City, the Edo State capital. Speaking at the event, the ...

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NCC Vows to Protect Telecom Consumers

NCC Vows to Protect Telecom Consumers

The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC) Professor Umar Garba Dantatta has said the commission will continue to serve as a feedback mechanism for telecom consumers so as to avoid being exploited by service providers He also said the gesture ...

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NCAA Restores Certificate of International Aviation College, Ilorin

NCAA Restores Certificate of International Aviation College, Ilorin

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has restored the Approved Training Organisation (ATO) certificate of the International Aviation College, Ilorin. The institute which made this known at the weekend, said the NCAA gave the approval for the restoration on October ...

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Cargo Tracking Note: What Okonjo-Iweala Did Not Tell Nigerians

Cargo Tracking Note: What Okonjo-Iweala Did Not Tell Nigerians

· How Onyema Okonjo was involved Another dimension to the allegation  of  the yearly $6million proceed of the Cargo Tracking Note(CTN) charges  diverted by some powerful aides of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan(GEJ) as  stated by the former Minister of Finance ...

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3rd Quarter Rating: How Did NIMASA, NRC, NCAA Fare?

3rd Quarter Rating: How Did NIMASA, NRC, NCAA Fare?

By Kenneth Jukpor With the nation’s economy settled following the implementation of 2018 budget in the third quarter, MMS Plus x-rays the activities of transport agencies in the third quarter of 2018. Parastatals in the sector were crippled by the ...

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BEARS: KLT NAGAFF & Noisemaking

KLT NAGAFF & Noisemaking

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders  (NAGAFF) has emerged as one of the leading refined freight forwarding association in the country, however at the Kirikiri Lighter Terminal  (KLT) Chapter of the associationat you would be treated with contrasting ...

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BULLS: Beautiful Brutality

Bulls: Beautiful Brutality

The hardship meted on commuters and residents along the Lagos Badagry expressway took a positive twist as the officials of the China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) decided to fix the massive gullies and potholes which had made the road ...

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