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10 Nov 2015
PROMOTERS of the Badagry Dockyard Limited have said that the multi-billion dollar project is capable of operating in consonance with globally, acceptable standard in ship building, repairs, and construction yard to make a difference in Nigeria and Africa. The projection, according to Project Director BSMEC, Laolu Saraki, was reinforced by the Lagos roadshow last year…
4 Nov 2015
CMA CGM and its subsidiary are launching five maritime services between October and November 2015 to connect Morocco with the largest importers of this African country’s citrus fruits and vegetables during the export season.
4 Nov 2015
A Survey put together by United Kingdom based Maritime Experts, Moore Stephens, has predicted that   Vessel operating costs are expected to rise in before the end of this year and in 2016.
4 Nov 2015
THE perennial traffic gridlock is a major threat to the economic growth of Lagos Seaports, the Nigerian Institute of Shipping (NIS) has said.
3 Nov 2015
DANISH container shipping giant Maersk Line is yet to decide whether to order additional eight 14,000 TEU (Twentyfoot Equivalent Unit) containerships at Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI).
28 Oct 2015
DANISH shipping and energy conglomerate, Maersk, has lowered its expectations for Maersk Line’s business results for the year 2015 amid depressed market.
28 Oct 2015
BETWEEN January and September this year, the Apapa Area 1 command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) generated N221.9billion revenue, an increase of 39.65 per cent when compared to N216.3billion attained within same period in 2014.
28 Oct 2015
THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced preliminary investigation to ascertain the remote and immediate circumstances surrounding the midstream collision of two vessels, MT Elixir and MT Tank near Warri, Delta State.
27 Oct 2015
THE world’s 12 largest cargo ports by volume are only using 48 per cent of their capacity in terms of throughput per quay crane.
26 Oct 2015
On 6 April 1941, Piraeus, one of the main harbours in Greece, was hit in a German bombing raid.
21 Oct 2015
THE Head of Public Relations of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Hajia Lami Tumaka has emerged the winner of the most outstanding Maritime Industry Image Maker in the 6th National Evergreen Maritime Merit Award. A statement issued by Chief Public Relation Officer, Philip Kyanet explained that Tumaka emerged winner “through a rigorous…
21 Oct 2015
THE Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col Hameed Ali (rtd) has formerly commenced direct engagement with strategic stakeholders in the maritime sector. Already, the Customs boss has met with the managements of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Nigeria Shippers’ Council (NSC), Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and…


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WASHINGTON DC, United States of America, 20 March 2022, /African Media Agency/- Africa Fintech Summit is pleased to announce Prosper Africa as a Gold Sponsor for Africa Fintech Summit in 2023 to be held in Washington DC on the 12th April 2023 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. Prosper Africa is the U.S. Government initiative to…
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Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said the overwhelming victory that the All Progressives Congress (APC) recorded in the Saturday polls underscored the desire of the citizens to continue along the path of positive progress Kwara has recorded over the past three years. “This victory is truly humbling, and we give all glory to God…
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The Apex Igbo Socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide has urged Federal Government to intervene into what it described as “ethnic profiling of the Igbo in Lagos State” since 2023 election began.
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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has announced that the 20 per cent salary increment for civil servants in the state should take effect immediately.
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Tells PDP Candidates to submit required documents for legal battle within 72 hours The National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Samuel Anyanwu, has kicked against the results of the just-concluded Imo state House of Assembly elections which took place on Saturday. Speaking to Journalists in Abuja on Monday, Anyanwu rejected the results in…