Daily Archives: February 11, 2021

NIMASA Should Improve Regulation Of Boat Operators – Sanwo-Olu 

NIMASA Should Improve Regulation Of Boat Operators - Sanwo-Olu 

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has called for improved certification regime for boat skippers and better regulation of the operations of non-convention vessels that operate in the inland waterways of the country. Governor Sanwo-Olu made the call while receiving ...

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Customs Recruitment: COVID-19 Stalls Release Of Successful Candidates

Customs Recruitment: COVID-19 Stalls Release Of Successful Candidates

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has attributed the delay in releasing the names of successful candidates for final screening into the Service to the coronavirus pandemic which started in early 2020. The Customs National Public Relation Officer, Deputy Comptroller, Joseph Attah ...

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Ports & Cargo Terminal Targets 300,000 TEUs In 2021

Ports & Cargo Terminal Targets 300,000 TEUs In 2021

Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group and concessionaire of Terminal C, Tin Can Island Port, Apapa, has set a target of 300,000 TEUs for its 2021 business year. According to John Jenkins, Managing Director, Ports ...

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New CAC Targets Higher Revenue Records At Apapa Customs

New CAC Targets Higher Revenue Records At Apapa Customs

By Kenneth Jukpor The newly appointed Customs Area Controller (CAC) Apapa Command, Comptroller Yusuf Malanta has set higher revenue targets for Command as he begins reign at the helm of the Command. Comptroller Malanta was speaking during the handover ceremony ...

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Nigeria loses N189.90bn to gas flaring in 11 months

Nigeria loses N189.90bn to gas flaring in 11 months

Nigeria lost an estimated N189.90bn from January to November 2020 as international oil companies and local players flared a total of 178.95 billion standard cubic feet of natural gas. The oil companies wasted 19.95 billion scf of gas in January; ...

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Senate confirms Kuru, Hasan as AMCON, NDIC MDs

Senate confirms Kuru, Hasan as AMCON, NDIC MDs

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Mr Ahmed  Kuru; and Bello Hassan as managing directors of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigerian; and Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, respectively. The confirmation of both nominees followed consideration of two separate reports of the ...

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DisCos classify customers for service delivery

NDPHC seals agreement on power supply to Togo

• As operator disclaims redundancy at Kainji, Jebba plants Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) has grouped its customers into five service bands depicting the quantity and quality of supply they receive, while assuring consumers that the newly-introduced Service Reflective Tariff ...

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Again, Emirates Airlines suspends flights from Nigeria

Again, Emirates Airlines suspends flights from Nigeria

Emirates Airlines has suspended flights from Nigeria to Dubai for two weeks, until February 28 2021. It said travellers from both Abuja and Lagos would not be accepted for travel prior to the date, according to a statement issued by ...

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Government struggles for balance in fuel pricing

Government struggles for balance in fuel pricing

• Independent marketers groan as ex-depot price hits N158/litre • Stakeholders seek value, pick holes in deregulation Caught in the web of revenue depletion and attempt to keep pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) stable, the Federal Government may ...

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