Thursday, 1st June 2023

Muazu Sambo

1 day ago
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has charged its officers in the South-eastern zone to generate more revenue into the coffers of the Federal Government.
4 days ago
The outgoing Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, has inaugurated the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) skill acquisition centre in Zaria, Kaduna State.
24 May
President Muhammadu Buhari, in demonstration of his government’s commitment to ensure sustainability of ongoing railway modernisation project, has commissioned the Kajola Wagon Assembly Plant in Ogun State.
22 May
Federal Government, yesterday, commissioned Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) enforcement and security boats and other infrastructure forming the $195 million deep blue projects for improved waterways and capacity in line with global best practices and economic development.
29 Mar
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has charged members of Expanded Partnership Committee on Sustainable Blue Economy in Nigeria (EPCSBEN) to develop a sustainable blue economy concept to achieve inclusive policy documents for the maritime sector in line with global best practices.
23 Mar
Federal Executive Council (FEC), yesterday, approved N459 billion to facilitate completion of projects in the Ministry of Transportation and construction of barracks for personnel of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA).
24 Feb
The Minister of Transportation, Mu'azu Sambo has called on Primary Lending Institutions (PLIs) and other stakeholders to fast track efforts towards quick disbursement of the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF).
22 Feb
The Minister of Transportation, Mu'azu Sambo, has listed new conditions that must be met by respective companies before ports concession agreements with them could be renewed.
22 Feb
With the continued diversion of Nigerian-bound cargoes to neighbouring countries, the Federal Government is set on replicating the Ports Community System (PCS) in operation in Benin Republic, Ghana and other neighbouring countries.
17 Feb
The Federal government has tasked the Ministry of Finance Incorporation ((MOFI) to expedite action on the unbundling of the Nigeria Railway Cooperation.
9 Jan
Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, has commended Plateau State Government for completion of Federal Government road projects in the state. Leading the Presidential Committee for the Verification of Federal Roads reworked by the Plateau State Government, Sambo ...
22 Dec
The Federal Government, yesterday, said its promise to complete the narrow gauge eastern railway corridor before the end of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is no longer feasible.


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Residents evacuated from the Russian town of Shebekino near the Ukraine border after heavy shelling were Thursday filling up temporary shelters in the regional capital, the governor of Belgorod said. "The largest temporary accommodation centre in the city is gradually filling up, so all arriving residents of Shebekino are being sent in an organised manner…
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A court in Senegal on Thursday sentenced opposition leader Ousmane Sonko, a candidate in the 2024 presidential election, to two years in prison on charges of "corrupting youth" but acquitted him of rape and issuing death threats. It also sentenced Sonko's co-accused, Ndeye Khady Ndiaye, the owner of the beauty salon where Sonko was accused…
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Japan experienced its warmest spring on record this year, the national weather agency said Thursday, as greenhouse gasses and El Nino send temperatures soaring worldwide. Temperatures across March, April and May were 1.59 degrees Celsius (34.9 Fahrenheit) higher than average, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. That made it the hottest spring since the agency started…
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Egyptian officials announced that they have discovered human and animal mummification workshops, along with two tombs, in the historic burial site of Saqqara. This exciting find adds to a series of discoveries aimed at revitalizing Egypt's crucial tourism industry. Addressing the press, Mostafa Waziri, the director of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, revealed that these…
27 mins ago
Anambra State Governor, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, has promised that the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as a party would work with the government of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the All Progressives Congress (APC). Soludo while speaking at the inauguration of the Regional Headquarters of the APGA in Awka, Anambra State on Wednesday stated APGA's…