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10 Feb 2017
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has commenced process of engaging the National Universities Commission (NUC), the National Board for Technical Education...
7 Feb 2017
Insisting he made statement under inducement, a Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered a trial-within-trial to test the voluntariness of statements obtained from the former Acting Director General...
4 Feb 2017
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday re-arraigned Maj-Gen. Emmanuel Atewe and three others before a Federal High Court, Lagos over N8.5 billion alleged fraud.
3 Feb 2017
Atewe is charged alongside Patrick Akpobolokemi, a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and two other staff — Kime Engonzu and Josephine Otuaga.
2 Feb 2017
The Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP) has urged the indigenes to guard against illegal bunkering in the area.
2 Feb 2017
The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dakuku Peterside has stressed the need for the Federal Government to initiate policies that will spur investors’ confidence.
1 Feb 2017
The much anticipated single window platform appears to be on the verge of becoming a reality as the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), take a giant stride...
1 Feb 2017
Determined to bridge the gap in maritime education and training in the country, an indigenous firm Charkin Maritime and Offshore Safety Centre is set to unveil Nigeria’s land ship, MV Rivers Pride, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
30 Jan 2017
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts has grilled officers in the top echelon of the Nigeria Police over their handling of the deaths of policemen across the country.
29 Jan 2017
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), Apapa Branch, Lagos State, has partnered the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on career training.
25 Jan 2017
A Federal High Court Lagos, on Wednesday heard that a former Chief of Air Staff, Adesola Amosu, and two others, diverted N3 billion paid by the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Agency, (NIMASA).
25 Jan 2017
Plans are at advanced stage by the Federal Government to review the rules guiding the removal of shipwrecks from Nigerian waterways. A shipwreck is the remains of a ship that has wrecked...


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Gov Douye Diri of Bayelsa on Wednesday directed Local Government Chairmen to reside within their domains and ensure peaceful coexistence in their communities.
28 mins ago
Igbo youths under the auspices of the Coalition of South East Youth Leaders (COSEYL) on Wednesday warned groups and individuals promoting the presidential ambition of Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu to stay clear of the zone. President and Publicity Secretary of the group, Goodluck Ibem and Okay Nworu, in a statement, described as "unfortunate" how certain…
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A Chinese court rejected an appeal in a landmark sexual harassment case on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the country's fledgling #MeToo movement. Zhou Xiaoxuan stepped forward in 2018 to accuse popular state TV host Zhu Jun of forcibly kissing and groping her during her 2014 internship at the broadcaster. Her case inspired many others…
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Tunisia's judicial authorities on Wednesday revoked the sacking in early June by President Kais Saied of almost 50 judges, a court spokesman told AFP. A June 1 presidential decree in the North African country saw Saied fire 57 judges, after accusing many of corruption and other crimes. His move, which rights groups called "a deep…
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Director, Centre for Democratic Development Research and Training, Professor Abubakar Siddique Mohammad has advocated intervention of foreign government to end insurgency in Nigeria. While the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, lecturer lauded the efforts of the Nigerian forces to nip the excesses of the terrorists in the bud, he said the strength of the nation's military…