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Month: February 2024

NPA Ready for Nigeria’s First Single Window Trade Platform

The Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Adegboyega Oyetola has formally received the report for the implementation of the Port Community System (PCS) a single window trade platform in Nigeria, a move that will enhance the ease of doing business…

LITFCMB Introduces Complex Sweepers To Drive Neatness, But…

The Executive Director and CEO of Lagos International Trade Fair Complex Management Board (LITFCMB) on Badagry Expressway, Barr Vera Ndanusa has introduced a new team of environmental officers charged with the responsibility of sweeping the complex main roads. The sweepers…

After years of idleness, NIMASA mulls Installation of Modular Floating Dock

After several years of lying idle on Nigerian waters, the Nigerian Maritime and Safety Administration (NIMASA) has commenced preparations to deploy the Modular Floating Dock. The Agency Wednesday, moved the Floating Dock to a jetty at the Standard Flour Mills…

Uzodimma to pay Law School fees of N500,000 each for 107 Imo graduates

Governor Hope Uzodimma has taken the Imo State indigenes who graduated from the Imo State University (IMSU) and have been shortlisted for the 2023 Law School by surprise, offering to pay their school fees for the programme. Each of the…

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Just in: MTN Nigeria a large taxpayer—FIRS

The Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland revenue Service (FIRS), Zacch Adedeju has described leading main network operator, MTN Nigeria as a large taxpayer in the country. Disclosing this during a recent courtesy visit by MTN Nigeria management led by…

Declare state of emergency on drug abuse in Nigeria, Governors Wives tell FG, States

The Nigeria Governors’ Spouses Forum (NGSF), has called on the Federal and State Governments to declare state of emergency on substance abuse and illicit drug trafficking in Nigeria with a view to mobilising resources to tackling the pandemic. The call…

Shippers’ Council Opens Portal For Registration Of Port Service Providers

In furtherance to its renewed drive to grow ease of doing business and transaction sanity at ports, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has launched fresh Online Portal for the Registration of Regulated Port Service Providers and Users. In the welcome…

Editorial: Can Customs Advice CBN on Exchange rate calibrations for good?

At a time the leadership of CG Wale Adeniyi is driving trade facilitation and corporate rebranding of the Service, the CBN has once again, increased the exchange rate used for calculating Customs duties at the seaports in the country. Details…

Just in: Ms. Agbede named Access Holdco Acting CEO

Following the sudden passage of its CEO, Dr. Herbert Wigwe in a US Helicopter crash Friday last week, Access Holdings Plc has made a decisive move in leadership continuity by appointing Ms. Bolaji Agbede as the Acting Group Chief Executive…

SPDC Pumps 475,000 Barrels Of Crude Oil To refurbished Port Harcourt Refinery

Leading multinational, the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd says it has completed the supply of over 475,000 barrels of crude oil to the Port Harcourt Refining Company Ltd (PHRC), through its Bonny Oil & Gas Terminal (BOGT). This,…