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Only job security in Nigeria’ll tame Libya, Mediterranean exodus ― Atiku

Atiku Abubakar

Antidote to the trending suicidal movement of Nigerians through the Sahara desert enroute Libya, Mediterranean Sea to hit Europe, has been found by former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar. Speaking at ...

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Purchasing power of Nigerians far from made in Nigeria vehicles—NPA MD

NPA Usman

More reasons have emerged on why the 2015 Auto Policy of the federal government may be reviewed in the nearest future. Before now, several auto stakeholders had been decrying the ...

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NIMASA DG, Peterside confusing issues in maritime dev with comments

NIMASA NSC

A clear indication of creating industry confusion and targeted deconstruction of issues in Maritime development are emerging when comments and body languages of the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime ...

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NPA celebrates 567 staff for 25 years of meritorious service, bravery

NPA Services Award 2017

It was pump and pageantry on Saturday in Lagos as the management and staff of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), took to the dancing floor and celebration galore of about ...

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Nigerians prefer German, UK, to Turkish firms for Lagos, Abuja airports

Amaechi Seriika

Considering issues bordering on claims and counter claims on Turkey’s closeness to extremists and series of illegal arms imports from same country in recent times, several Nigerians who spoke to ...

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Finally, FAAN commences repair works on Enugu Airport runway

FAAN

After periods of complains, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) earlier this week, began repair works on the runway of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. General Manager Corporate ...

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Road accidents kill 1.3 million every year—W’Bank Transport Directorate

Festac Tanker fire

World Bank Directorate of transport and ICT has revealed that on a yearly basis, about 1.3 million people lose their lives on the world’s roads while another 20-50 million are ...

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China builds world’s first solar-powered highway in city of Jinan

China solar panel plated highway

China has started testing the world’s first photovoltaic expressway in the city of Jinan, east China’s Shandong Province as facility is ready for inauguration by end of December this year. ...

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Reconstruction of Jibowu, Costain-Ojuelegba bridges not in 2017, ’18 budgets

Amaechi R

Just as both the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi and Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday agreed on the need to demolish two strategic flyovers, the Jibowu and Costain-Ojuelegba ...

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Nigeria has between 20 to 25 verifiable ship owners that need CVFF—Umar

NISA Umar

More clarity has emerged on why the idle $100m Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF), domiciled in Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), need to be immediately disbursed. In an ...

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