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Accidents: FRSC, NSC Plot Solutions To Nigeria’s 90% Expired Trucks

Accidents: FRSC, NSC Plot Solutions To Nigeria's 90% Expired Trucks

By Kenneth Jukpor The high spate of truck accidents in Nigeria has been attributed to the utilization of expired trucks with over 90 percent of such vehicles having exceeded the 30-year expiration period, according to the Federal Roads Safety Corps ...

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Freight Forwarding Groups Endorse Increase In PTML Handling Charges

Freight Forwarding Groups Endorse Increase In PTML Handling Charges

As the Ports and Terminal Multipurpose Limited (PTML) Terminal, Tin Can Island Port Complex, Lagos, increased its handling charges by 50 percent, freight forwarding practitioners at the terminal have expressed support for the review. While similar increment in charges usually ...

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Senate Probes NNPC’s Alleged Failure To Remit 10-Year Stamp Duty

National Assembly concludes PIB deliberations, Gbajabiamila says bill not anti-business

The Senate has launched a large-scale probe into the alleged non-remittance of the one per cent stamp duty on contracts awarded by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation from 2010 to 2020. The Committee on Finance, which is currently probing the ...

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Gulak’s Killing Heightens Tension In South East On Biafra Memorial Day

Gulak’s Killing Heightens Tension In South East On Biafra Memorial Day

• Buhari, Akeredolu express outrage, urge police to hunt killers • Police: Gulak left the hotel for the airport without escorts • We know nothing about his death, says IPOB • Northern youths give Uzodimma ultimatum to identify killers • Reps ...

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Six Airports Handled No Passenger In 2020 – FAAN

Airports authority unveils equipment to curb bird strikes

No passenger travelled out or arrived at six airports in six Nigerian states in 2020, latest reports on air traffic movements at airports across the country have shown. Figures on passenger traffic statistics from January to December 2020 from airports ...

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NNPC Pledges Crude Supply To 20,000bpd Lagos Refinery

NNPC pledges crude supply to 20,000bpd Lagos refinery

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has committed to supply crude oil to a refinery project on Tomaro Island in Lagos, with a capacity of 20,000 barrels per day. Integrated Oil & Gas Limited, the promoters of the Eko Petrochem and ...

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AMCON Drags 3,000 Defaulters To Court Over N5tn Debt

AMCON drags 3,000 defaulters to court over N5tn debt

The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria is currently pursuing bad debts of about 3,000 debtors in various courts in the country. It disclosed this on Sunday in a statement titled ‘Recovery for N5tn debt burden, AMP scheme pivotal – AMCON ...

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How Foreign Affairs Ministry Can Earn Nigeria IMO Council Seat

Why Nigeria Needs Strategic Reforms In IMO Governance Structure

·  Maritime sector lags behind in technical issues, infrastructure – Ilori ·  Nigeria hasn’t ratified essential IMO conventions – Folarin ·  Work on being relevant, tackle piracy – IMO source By Kenneth Jukpor & Yusuf Odejobi As the International Maritime ...

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Cultural Imperialism: Chinese Railways In Nigeria

Cultural Imperialism: Chinese Railways In Nigeria

Two weeks ago, Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi led journalists for an inspection of railways being developed by Chinese contractors and one of the observations at all rail stations was the translation of the welcome notes in English ...

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2021: Why Nigerian Industries, Agro Sector Will Suffer Financial Setbacks

2021: Why Nigerian Industries, Agro Sector Will Suffer Financial Setbacks

By Yusuf Odejobi Nigerian industries and the agricultural sector is expected to suffer from fiscal setbacks following the new financial trend of excessive borrowing by commercial banks from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). This week, MMS Plus continued to ...

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ECONOMY: MPC Retains Key Policy Parameters amid Sluggish Real Output Growth in Q1 2021…

ECONOMY: Nigeria Records N3.94 Trn Trade Deficit, Redeems USD642.43 Mn Foreign Debt in Q1 2021…

CWR, Cowry Weekly Financial Market Review Outlook Friday, May 28, 2021

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Why Your Aircraft Should Suit Its Environment

Why Your Aircraft Should Suit Its Environment

Owning an aircraft is an exciting, liberating and joyful experience. It takes the stress out of travel and can be a valuable business tool giving you the flexibility and reaction time to compete in today’s fast paced business environment. The ...

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Doyistic Doyin

Doyistic Doyin

Adedoyin Jaiyesimi is the co-founder and Chief Communications Consultant at The Comms Avenue, a capacity building and knowledge exchange platform for leading and innovative communications professionals across the world. Armed with a Law Degree, she finished the Legal Practice Course ...

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BEARS: ANLCA Gate Crisis

BEARS: ANLCA Gate Crisis

The National Secretariat of the Association of Njgeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) is currently being restructured to get a face-lift. However, this commendable development has ushered into gate chaos for pedestrians seeking to access the premises. For one to get ...

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BULLS: Hbd! Amaechi

BULLS: Hbd! Amaechi

On Thursday, Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi turned a year older. Amaechi is someone who divides opinion in the transport sector, with some stakeholders labeling him a ‘railway’ Minister. He has flaws, which of course makes him human; ...

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How Waterways Commuters Can Ensure Safety – Balogun

How Waterways Commuters Can Ensure Safety - Balogun

By Kenneth Jukpor & Yusuf Odejobi Mr. Ganiyu Balogun the Managing Director of Tarzan Marine Enterprise. He is also the President of the Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON). In this exclusive interview with MMS ...

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Facts And Fallacies Of Channel Management

Facts And Fallacies Of Channel Management

The Administrative panel set up to probe the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on the watch of its suspended Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman, has begun sitting. One of the issues that will be raised at the hearing ...

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ICPC, NSC Write Police IG Over Container Seizure On Roads, Warehouses

ICPC, NSC Write Police IG Over Container Seizure On Roads, Warehouses

Worried by the increasing complaints of shippers and freight agents over indiscriminate interception of containers by the police on the road and warehouses, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission(ICPC) has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, declaring ...

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Boat Mishap: 76 Confirmed Dead, ATBOWATON Decries National Tragedy

Boat Mishap: 76 Confirmed Dead, ATBOWATON Decries National Tragedy

The Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON), has described the Malele boat accident in Niger state as a national tragedy and embarrassment as 76 persons have been confirmed dead. ATBOWATON President, Mr. Ganiyu Tarzan Balogun ...

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NNPC’s Trading Surplus Rises To N39.85bn

NNPC’s trading surplus rises to N39.85bn

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, on Thursday, announced a N39.85bn trading surplus for February 2021, representing a 314.24 per cent rise from the N9.62bn surplus it recorded in the preceding month. The NNPC disclosed this in its February 2021 edition ...

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