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Apapa Customs Command Impounds expired drugs, Cutlass

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) Command in Apapa has intercepted seven containers of contrabands including cutlass, expired drugs and some frozen chicken among others. The Customs Area Controller, Apapa Command, Comptroller Babatunde Olomu, who disclosed this in a press statement…

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AI Ignite Africa to Host Groundbreaking Summit on AI in Marketing, Communications

The AI & the Content, Marketing & Communications Revolution in Africa Summit is set to take place on July 26, 2024, at The Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos by 11 AM. This groundbreaking event hosted by AI Africa in collaboration…

NASS to get new minimum wage bill next week Tuesday

The National Assembly will Tuesday next week, get an executive bill on the new national minimum wage following an agreement between President Bola Tinubu and labour leaders on higher remuneration for workers. On Thursday, the President and the Nigeria Labour…

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TECNO, UNICEF Nigeria Partner to Grow Digital Education in Nigeria

Global innovative technology brand, TECNO, has partnered with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Nigeria to support the implementation of the Nigeria Learning Passport, a digital learning platform. Too many children remain out of school today, and many more…

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Sophos Named Customers’ Choice for Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP)

Sophos, a global leader of innovative security solutions for defeating cyberattacks, today announced it has been named Customers’ Choice in the Gartner® Peer Insights™ Voice of the Customer for Endpoint Protection Platforms (EPP) and Network Firewalls reports. This achievement includes…

NDLEA intercepts N9.8billion worth of fresh codeine shipments from India

…We’ve further degraded the cartels’ financial capacity and base, says Marwa Barely three weeks after seizing six thousand, one hundred and twenty-five (6,125) cartons of codeine syrup containing one million and fifty thousand (1,050,000) bottles of the opioid worth over…

Nigerian Shippers’ Council Ends Stakeholders’ Seminar In Port Harcourt

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council, South-South Coordinating Office, has ended its One Day Stakeholders’ Seminar with the theme: “Understanding The Structure And Functions Of Regulatory Agencies In The Port System,” which was aimed at exploring the intricacies of regulatory agencies in…

Stakes High as CBN Ready for Next Week MPC Meeting

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is set to meet on 22 and 23 July, 2024, for their fourth meeting of the year. As expected, the MPC will assess recent developments in the global…

FG Ready for Synergy with FUD on Conflict, Military Wares—Minister

The Minister of Defence, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar, has urged the Federal University Dutse, Jigawa State (FUD) to partner with the Ministry Defence on Conflict resolution and research on Military equipment production and repair through Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria. Receiving…

Tax Tribunal orders NLNG to pay $27.5m to FIRS as 2016 revised CIT

Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) has noted media reports suggesting that a Tax Appeal Tribunal ordered NLNG to pay $27.5 million to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) as a revised Company Income Tax (CIT) settlement for 2016. NLNG clarifies that…