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How Africa Can Combat Piracy At Gulf Of Guinea

How Africa Can Combat Piracy At Gulf Of Guinea

·         Why sea-link project failed ·         African ship-owners are myopic- Islamic P&I Club By Kenneth Jukpor As part of efforts to resolve the ravaging problem of maritime insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea, the Former Chairman, International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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2018 World Environment Day: MMS Introduces NAGREEN Awards/ Lecture

2018 World Environment Day: MMS Introduces NAGREEN Awards/ Lecture

In a bid to maximize the celebration of the 2018 World Environment Day, Kings Communications Limited, publishers of Money Management Series (MMS Plus) newspaper in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Environment, National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA), Nigeria’s foremost agency on ...

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Govs Seek to Take Over Fuel Subsidy Payments

Govs Seek to Take Over Fuel Subsidy Payments

Move could end inefficiency, graft, shortfall in NNPC remittances to treasury NEC uncovers fraudulent non-remittance of N526bn, $21bn by govt agencies Recommends indicted agencies for prosecution The governors of the 36 states of the federation are canvassing a novel initiative ...

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FOU Ikeja Customs Impounds N1.10bn Contraband In One Month

FOU Ikeja Customs Impounds N1.10bn Contraband In One Month

The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, Ikeja has intercepted various contraband and other goods on detention with a duty paid value(DPV ) of One Billion, Ten Million, Two hundred and Ninety -Five  Thousand, Six Hundred and Sixty ...

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Maritime Development: African Nations Need Comprehensive Maritime Policies

Maritime Development: African Nations Need Comprehensive Maritime Policies

By Kenneth Jukpor Maritime experts have posited that a comprehensive maritime policy framework is a prerequisite for developing maritime infrastructure across the African coastal states. This position was first posited by the Former Chairman of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) ...

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Nigeria Recycles Only 13% of 110,000 Acid Batteries Yearly

Nigeria Recycles Only 13% of 110,000 Acid Batteries Yearly

Stakeholders in the renewable energy sector have raised the alarm that only about 13 per cent of the over 110,000 used lead-acid batteries (ULABs) that find their ways into Nigeria yearly are recycled. Speaking at a workshop on how to ...

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NCAA Suspends First Nation Airways’ Operations

NCAA Suspends First Nation Airways’ Operations

We are currently working assiduously on fleet expansion, says airline  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has suspended the Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) of First Nation Airways indefinitely. The agency notified the airline about the suspension in a letter with ...

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GOOD Corruption: How CRFFN Spent N3.9billion 2017 Budget

GOOD Corruption: How CRFFN Spent N3.9billion 2017 Budget

*N1bn spent on Phantom IFFN building project *N850m used for security equipment *FG introduces Disbursement Accounts to check capital flight While the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) prepares for election into its governing board, more ...

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FRSC Returns Recovered N2m to Crash Victim’s Mum

FRSC Returns Recovered N2m to Crash Victim’s Mum

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has rescued crash victims involved in a lone accident on the Lagos /Ibadan Expressway and returned over N2million recovered from the scene to the mother of the owner. Mr Clement Oladele, the FRSC Sector Commander ...

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SIFAX Haulage, Corporate Affairs Manager Win Awards

SIFAX Haulage, Corporate Affairs Manager Win Awards

SIFAX Haulage and Logistics Limited one of the subsidiaries of SIFAX Group and Mr. Olumuyiwa Akande, Corporate Affairs and Communications Manager, SIFAX Group have won two awards at the 6thedition of the Nigeria Transport Awards held in Lagos recently. As ...

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Arik Air Makes Inaugural Flight To Bauchi

We make N75m refund to customers weekly — Arik

Yesterday, Arik Air launched an inaugural flight to Bauchi from Lagos via Abuja. The flight landed at the Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa International Airport, Buachi, at 11.35am. Bauchi State Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar, commended Arik Air for extending its flight operations ...

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PTML Port Access Saga: NAGAFF Urges Freight Forwarders To Stay Calm

NAGAFF Commends SON On PAM Initiative

The management of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has admonished aggrieved freight forwarders to remain calm over the controversial Port Access/Identity Card policy of the authorities at the PTML. The association said it was already holding ...

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NPA Management Revives NIPOSA Games

BULLS: Time Conscious Hadiza

After nearly 17 years of lull in activity, the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has revived the annual Nigerian Ports Sports Association (NIGOSA) Games which was last held in 2001. All is now set for the 2018 edition ...

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Regional Cooperation Key To African Maritime Security Development -Dakuku

Regional Cooperation Key To African Maritime Security Development -Dakuku

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that regional cooperation is key to the safety and security of inbound and outbound goods and services to Africa through the seas. Dr. ...

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Shippers Council, CBN Partner To Stop Roundtripping

Shippers Council, CBN Partner To Stop Roundtripping

By Kenneth Jukpor Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have entered partnership to curb the menace of foreign exchange (forex) roundtripping in the country. Roundtripping is a strategy used by businesses who sell an asset ...

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INTELS provides computers, ICT training to less privileged

INTELS provides computers, ICT training to less privileged

INTELS Nigeria Limited, has again demonstrated its caring and compassionate side, as it has reached out to the less-privileged in the society. The beneficiaries of INTELS’ benevolence this time around were children of the Compassion Centre, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, ...

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Chamber tackles commercial risks in shipping

 Roles Of Ethics And Reputation In Ship Chartering

Advises government to mitigate risks To find solutions to the plethora of challenges affecting the shipping industry, the Nigeria Chamber of Shipping (NCS), gathered stakeholders from financial institutions, regulatory agencies, ship operators, owners, and administrators in a continuous three-day training, ...

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FG Finalizes Yaba Military Barracks’ Relocation For Standard Guage Construction.

FG Finalizes Yaba Military Barracks' Relocation For Standard Guage Construction.

Oyeniyi Iwakun As part of amelioration moves to  put to final rest the challenges hindering the smooth construction of the Lagos-Ibadan section of Lagos-Kano  standard guage railway project, the federal government announced on Tuesday resolutions to relocate the Yaba military ...

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Court Orders Maersk Line To Pay N5m Damages To Skelas

A.P. Moller Maersk To Split Into Transport, Energy Divisions

In a major boost to the campaign for increased efficiency in shipping operations, the Lagos judicial division of the Federal High Court has upheld the claims of a consignee, Skelas Limited, whose cargo was misplaced by the carrier, Maersk Line ...

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FAAN Deploys E-Payment System At Airports Nationwide

FAAN Deploys E-Payment System At Airports Nationwide

  The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is concluding plans to go cashless at airports nationwide, with the use electronic payment system for transactions. The e-payment option is to enhance the ease of payment, create payment options, and improve ...

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