Monday, 29th November 2021
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3 days ago
To encourage best practices in the logistics business, Lafarge Africa Plc, at a two-day capacity-building event tagged, The Transporters’ Summit, has empowered its independent transport partners
19 May
Stakeholders in the transport and logistics sector have called on the government to create policies that would liberalise the sector while easing freight movement in the country.
26 Mar
In Nigeria, almost everywhere you turn, you are likely to find a young person who owns one business or another. From Logistics, Food retail, cosmetics, event planning
4 Mar
An energy and logistics expert, Elvis Chukwudi Okonji, has urged players in the energy and logistics industry to deepen their core competence, build strategic reserves
21 Oct 2020
Shipping giant, Maersk is changing its full-year projection based on the preliminary third-quarter figures and the fourth-quarter outlook, the company said in a trading update.    The Chief Executive Officer of the company, Søren Skou, said the rise in the company’s earnings outlook for the year 2020 follows a recovery in demand as well as…
23 Jul 2020
Rising inflation, imbalance in foreign exchange rates and high-interest rates will continue to affect construction costs in the country, experts warn.
1 Jan 2020
The hydra-headed challenges of poor logistics and infrastructure gaps have been identified as major factors that limited the development of electronic commerce (eCommerce) in Nigeria
17 Sep 2019
The logistics industry, like its peers, is faced with various challenges ranging from high-interest rates, operations cost and stringent government regulations.
11 Sep 2019
Two hydra-headed challenges of erratic power supply and constant Internet disruptions have been identified as major limitations stifling the economy, especially digital opportunities.
6 Aug 2019
Lori Systems, a Pan African logistics coordination platform that connects cargo owners to transportation, has announced the appointment of Uche Ogboi as the company’s Chief Operating Officer and Efayomi Carr as Head of Strategic Finance.
28 May 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is planning to hold stakeholders meeting and national conversation to review the 2019 General Elections and management of the country’s electoral processes. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this at the commission’s meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners (REC) on Tuesday, in Abuja. Yakubu said that the commission…
13 Jul 2018
Delta Government says it hopes to spend about N4 billion in the hosting of the 21st African Senior Athletics Championships aimed at boosting the tourism potential of the state. The championships are scheduled to hold between Aug. 1 and Aug.5, in Asaba. Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa, who made the disclosure at a fundraising dinner on Thursday…


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The Federal Government says it would make its final decision on the proposed new hazard allowance for health workers next week.
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Operatives of the Lagos Command of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 60 suspected internet fraudsters during an award ceremony at Conference Hotel in Abeokuta, Ogun.
2 hours ago
The American dictionary of reference Merriam-Webster on Monday revealed "vaccine" to be its word of the year for 2021, reflecting both the hopes and deep divisions sparked by vaccination as the world wrestled with year two of the Covid-19 pandemic. "The word vaccine was about much more than medicine in 2021," the dictionary -- which…
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By Murielle E. Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th November 2021 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- I am Murielle. Former beauty queen. Executive. Mother of three. If there is one thing that characterises me at first sight, it is elegance. I’m always dressed to the nines, perched on high heels. I am the kind of woman you meet…
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By Dr Jonathan Awori Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th November 2021 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- I remember my first COVID-19 patient. She was 16 and I was called to see her after she had been admitted to hospital. Alone in her hospital room, she looked scared. Though I tried to hide it, I was too. I…