Saturday, 24th September 2022
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29 Aug
Insecurity, infrastructural deficiency, dredging, and congestion have been listed as factors halting seaport investments in Nigeria. This was disclosed in a statement by Welcome2Africa International (W2AI) on the Nigeria Seaports Investment Forum (NSIF2022), which would be held in Lagos on September 28 – 29. In an effort to improve Nigeria’s global trading ecosystem, W2AI, in…
28 Aug
The House of Representatives Committee on Commerce has described the process of concessioning the Calabar Free Trade Zone (CFTZ) as a positive approach to unleash the full potential
23 Aug
The House of Representatives has asked the Nigerian Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) to refund to the federal government coffers, the sum of N13.3 billion in unremitted revenue funds At the resumption of the House' as Hoc committee on unclaimed government funds in Abuja, the committee asked NEPZA to provide copies of validated receipts of…
26 Jul
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has expressed satisfaction with President Muhammadu Buhari’s move to ensure that the country’s Free Trade Zones (FTZs) operate in line with global standards.
16 Jul
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) says it has attracted one billion dollars investment in Niger.
21 Jun
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has described its newly inaugurated Special Economic Zone Security (SEZSEC) outfit as the best move to further attract investments to the free zone areas.
17 Jun
Inconsistency in policies of the Federal Government has been blamed for the failure of the free trade zone programme and its potential benefits in the travel and tourism sector.
9 Jun
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding [MOU], to boost revenue collection in the nation
12 May
The planned concession of the Calabar and Kano free trade zones remains the government's best economic approach to accelerate Nigeria’s industrialisation programmes, Managing Director, Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority...
11 May
The Federal Government has called on potential investors to revive, reform and transform Calabar and Kano free trade zones (FTZs) into world-class standards to make them functional and globally competitive.
6 Apr
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has concluded a plan to address gridlock arising from the operation of Pinnacle Oil and Gas FZE, one of the free zone enterprises ...
29 Mar
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has promised that the ongoing digital technology policy being developed by the agency will open up the free trade zones (FTZs) to multi-trillion-dollar blockchain technology businesses, including leading cryptocurrency exchanges such as Binance and Kucoin.


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Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
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The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
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Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
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Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
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The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…