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Costain, Jibowu bridges to give way for standard gauge rail line—Minister

Amaechi R

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi has hinted that Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos would be demolished to give way for the laying of rail tracks of Lagos-Ibadan ...

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New waterways security deal with Israeli firm’ll end need for vessels escort

Amaechi R

Before now, several foreign shipping companies had been spending well over N14bn to private security firms to escort their vessels into the high seas due to soaring menace of pirates. ...

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Tincan Customs rakes in N237.3b revenue in 10 months

Customs Tincan Yusuf-Bashar

The Tincan Island Port Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Apapa Lagos, have collected a total of N237,265,538,567.88 between January and October 2017. This figure, according to a statement ...

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Latest Ethiopian Airlines Dreamliner, B787-9 landing in Abuja today

Ethiopian airline lands

Few days after announcing taking deliveries of newest Boeing 787-9 plane tagged the ‘Big Brothe Dreamliner’, Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest airline group, is set to touch down the jetliner at ...

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Outrage trails emerging 100% hike on 2 Lekki toll plazas in Lagos

LCC tariff

Throughout weekend, a leaflet circulated across Lekki and environs indicating hike in tolls payable for the use of the two access roads to and fro Lekki residential and business axis ...

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CCECC assures NASS of early delivery of NAIA’s new terminal

Abuja Airport

The contractor handling the N61.2 billion ($200 million) Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport’s (NAIA), new terminal in Abuja, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) has assured lawmakers that it will be ...

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Why Shippers’ Council, FRSC can’t clear trucks from highways

frsc-logo

Barely few days after the duo of Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) and the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) sealed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will ensure the immediate removal ...

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SIFAX boss, Afolabi envisages shut down of Tin Can port due to access

Port Access Road

Percentage access to Tin Can Port, Lagos is getting to the lowest ebb due to poor access roads. Already, businesses located within the complex have all relocated out of the ...

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NCAA gives airlines till Dec to automate remittances or face sanction

NCAA

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has given all domestic airlines that are yet to fully automate their remittance of the five per cent Ticket and Cargo Sales Charges (TSC/CSC) ...

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Excitement as Ethiopian Airline welcomes First Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

Ethiopian airline land

Leading well managed national carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, has become the first on the continent to receive and operate the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. The airline remains the most capitalized, largest and ...

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