Nigeria Says with Global Support ,Gulf of Guinea Will Be Free of Piracy
L-R: Senator Ita Enang, Dr. Dakuku Peterside,The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ette Ibas, The Perm sec. FMOT, Sabiu Zakari, Representative of Minister of Defense, Hajia Nuratu Jimoh Batagarwa,  Minister of State for Transportation, Gbemisola Ruqqayah Saraki; Ambassador Zubairu Dada, Nigeria Minister of State for Foreign Affair,... Read more
Shippers’ Council   Leads NPA, NIMASA, Customs to Re- introduce CTN Soon
By Shola Fadeyi There are strong indications that the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC),  will  in conjunction with other agencies    re-introduce  soon ,  the Cargo Tracking Note, popularly called CTN , which implementation was suspended  in  2015  by the Federal Government, having being in operation , for one month. The... Read more
Ex- Customs CG, Ahmed Tasks FG on Adoption of Scheme to Support Rural Farmers
Calls For Re- introduction of Growth Enhancement Programme By Shola Fadeyi Alhaji Bello Ahmed,Ex Customs CG and  Chairman, Kajoli Farms Nigeria Limited   A former   Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) , Alhaji  Hamman Ahmed has implored the Federal Government , to initiate a workable policy , ... Read more
Shippers’ Council Set to Reduce Seaport Sector Cost by 35%  In Oct
…as Amaechi Says Single Window Platform Is to Take off Next Year   Bello, Shippers’ Council, ES/CEO   Strong indications have emerged that the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) would  by the end of October this year reduce by  35 per cent , the cost of doing business  in the... Read more
Xenophobia: FG Kicks off Evacuation of 800 Nigerians from South Africa Today
One batch of   320 out of about 800 Nigerians who have registered   to return to the country as at yesterday,  to escape further attacks from South African youths, who have been on rampage against foreigners , for some time now, and have insisted they must leave , are billed... Read more
Using Global Maritime Security Conference to Check Piracy in Gulf of Guinea
SPECIAL REPORT Against the backdrop of the upcoming Global Maritime Security Conference  to be held in Nigeria,soon, SHOLA FADEYI in this special report , explores the benefits of the Forum  for the stakeholders and  the  Gulf of Guinea countries, particularly the  impact on checking piracy and criminalities on  their... Read more
South Africa Pledges to Halt Killings of Nigerians, As Buhari Explains Border Closure
President Muhammadu Buhari   Sequel to the incessant killings of Nigerians in South Africa, the President of that country , Cyril Ramaphosa has told  President Muhammadu Buhari  that  the criminal justice system of his nation  is taking  steps  to  end the  murders. Ramaphosa, while fielding questions from reporters on... Read more
Customs Releases over 100 Blocked Operating Licenses of Agents to ANLCA
By Shola Fadeyi Honourable Tony Nwabunike, National President, Association of Nigerian Licensed Agents(ANLCA).     The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has unblocked all the more than 100   operating licenses of the Customs brokerage companies, which are members of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), and   which it... Read more
Buhari Assents to Anti- Piracy Bill, as NIMASA DG Says  Law  Will Boost Blue Economy
President Muhammadu Buhari ,has given his assent to the Suppression of Piracy and other Maritime Offences Bill, 2019, in an unprecedented move billed to bring a dramatic improvement in security on the Nigeria ’s territorial waters and exclusive economic zone and make  the country the first in West Africa... Read more
FEC Approves N35bn Road Contracts in Six States
 N35.944 billion worth of road contracts have been approved by the Federal Executive Council(FEC) for  six states of the federation, bringing to a total of 16 roads for which the  Council has approved contract  in recent times.   The Special Adviser on Communication, Mr. Hakeem Bello to the  Minister... Read more