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The Pains of Consumers

The Pains of Consumers

Price of products and services are being jerked up by producers and service providers at will and without recourse to the feelings of the end-product users. This is so alarming that people go to the market without being able to ...

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Energy commission Partners NBTI on commercialisation of Research Products

Energy commission Partners NBTI on commercialisation of Research Products

The Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) said it would collaborate with the National Board for Technology Incubation (NBTI) to commercialise its research and development products nationwide. Prof. Jere Bala, the Director-General of the commission, said this in an interview with ...

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What Hassan Bello Told President Jonathan

Nigerian Shippers' Council Disagree With TCIT On Public Holiday Operations 

The assiduity, with which the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) is desirous to carry out reforms in the Nigerian maritime environment if supported, will yield tremendous turn-around in the sector. It will in no small measure, improve upon revenue generation of ...

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BEARS: Do Or Die Policies

BEARS: False Declaration

What would it profit a man if he gains the whole APC and loses his soul? Can you imagine that right in the middle of Oshodi, this week, a man was killed for the sin of being a PDP member ...

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SAHCOL Obtains European Union ACC3 Validation

3 New Airlines To Patronize SAHCOL

The European Union (EU) has designated the Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) as a 3rd country European Union Aviation Security Validated Regulated Agent. The validation certificate was issued to SAHCOL after an on-site confirmation of the implementations of the ...

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Nigeria Begins Enforcement Of CET

Nigeria Begins Enforcement Of CET

The Comptroller General of Customs (CGC), Dr. Abdullahi Dikko Inde has directed immediate enforcement and implementation of the ECOWAS Common External Tariff (CET) 2015 – 2019 and Fiscal policy Measures and the tariffs provisions by all Customs Area Controllers. The ...

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ANLCA Demands Compensation From Government 

ANLCA Demands Compensation From Government 

As a means of encouraging more revenue generation through the clearing agents, the leadership of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has canvassed for five percent remission of the total revenue generated through the Nigeria Customs Service to ...

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Oil rallies more than 2 percent after slump

Oil rallies more than 2 percent after slump

Oil prices rallied more than 2 percent on Thursday, clawing back part of a 6 percent slump triggered by a jump in U.S. crude inventories and record Saudi output, although analysts said sentiment remained bearish. A 10.95-million-barrel surge in U.S. crude ...

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ELECTION PROMISES

ELECTION PROMISES

Now that the main opposition party has won the presidential election, what is next for the country especially the maritime industry? The Nigerian maritime industry and indeed the ports have struggled over the years to stand on its feet as ...

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Shortfall in cargo throughput not caused by election – customs

Shortfall in cargo throughput not caused by election – customs

The Nigeria Customs (NSC) stated that the election is not the cause of reduction in cargo throughput that has affected the service’s revenue generation these pasts months. This was reiterated by the Public Relations Officer (PRO) PTML Command CSC Steve ...

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Seven Energy Begins Gas Supply to Notore

Seven Energy Begins Gas Supply to Notore

Notore Chemical Industries, one of Africa’s leading fertilizer and agro-allied companies has secured the services of Accugas, a subsidiary of the indigenous oil and gas production company, Seven Energy. Notore will be immensely relieved that its fertisliser plant now has ...

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Shell and Partners Rake in $4.6 Billion in Sales of OMLS

Shell, partners empower 60 Ogoni entrepreneurs

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) of Nigeria Limited and its partners who together own 45 per cent interests in oil mining leases (OML) 18, 24, and 29 have just announced the completion of the sale of the third in the ...

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MSME Financing: CBN, IFC To Establish NCR

CBN raises N150.6bn from treasury bills

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in collaboration with the International Finance Corporation, IFC will in June 2015 establish a national collateral Registry, NCR to stabilize Micro Small and Medium Enterprise, MSME financing in Nigeria. The establishment of NCR is ...

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Nigeria Food and Agricultural Import Regulations and Standards

Nigeria Begins Enforcement Of CET

Food Laws: This report was prepared by the Office of Agricultural Affairs of the USDA/Foreign Agricultural Service in Lagos, Nigeria for U.S. exporters of domestic food and agricultural products. While every possible care was taken in the preparation of this ...

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Ex-NIMASA DG Loses Senatorial Bid 

Ex-NIMASA DG Loses Senatorial Bid 

A former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration of Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Ade Dosunmu has failed in his bid to represent the Lagos Central Senatorial district in the National Assembly elections conducted last week. Dosunmu who ran on the ...

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BEARS: Stop This Impunity

BEARS: False Declaration

The incessant falling off of trucks on the highways is a source of worry to Bears. It has been discovered that most of the trucks that ply the port are rickety and worn out hence they cannot withstand the pressure ...

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Business Aviation Yet to Be Effectively Regulated in Nigeria-CEO Overland Airways

Business Aviation Yet to Be Effectively Regulated in Nigeria - CEO Overland Airways

The Chief Executive Officer of Overland Airways, Captain Edward Boyo has said that business aviation, which constitutes about 50 per cent of airline operations in Nigeria, is not effectively regulated in the country. Boyo stated this in a paper he ...

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Naira gains 7%, now 211 to dollar

Naira to weaken further as dollar demand increases

The naira appreciated by seven per cent to 211 against the United States dollar at the parallel market following the victory of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, in Saturday’s presidential election. The local currency, which ...

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What We Want from APC Government – Nweke

Tracking The Cargo For Speed, Safety, Security Guarantee, Handling Efficiency And Trade Facilitation

Chief Eugene Nweke is the National President of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF); in this interview, Nweke creates a perspective for the government of the All Progressives Congress (APC) which will be inaugurated on 29th May, 2015. ...

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How Banks Frustrated Operations In The Port

How Banks Frustrated Operations In The Port

Apprehension and fear of a possible mayhem after the announcement of the results of the just concluded presidential elections held on the 28 of March, 2015 led to early closure of banks in Apapa. The panic closure was said to ...

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