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Lagos New Transport Policy Silent on Okada

Whereas the Lagos State Government on Tuesday made public, its Transport Policy which emphasised integration of the various transport elements and modes to facilitate seamless movement, a closer look suggests total silence on use of Okada as a means of…

NNPC Ltd, JV Partners, NDDC Commission N24.5bn Ogbia-Nembe Road

The NNPC Ltd and its joint venture partners – Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC), TotalEnergies, Nigeria Agip Oil Company (NAOC) – in collaboration with the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), have commissioned the 25.7km Ogbia-Nembe Road in Bayelsa State. The…

NPA Acquires 2 Tugboats, MTs Bama, and Iragbiji To Boost Lekki Traffic

The increasing business activities at the Dangote Refinery have compelled the Nigerian Ports Authority NPA to procured two additional new tug boats, to boost it’s success in the Lekki axis. Investigation showed the new-built tugboats, the MT Bama and the…

Bristow Helicopters, NCDMB to collaborate on Search, Rescue Operations

The Management of Bristow Helicopters recently visited the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) and proposed to partner closely with the Board on initiatives such as the establishment of a centre of excellence in the aviation sector, commencement of…

Tinubu commends Dangote on delivery of Oworonshoki-Apapa Expressway

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has described the newly commissioned Oworonshoki-Apapa Expressway as the Tenth Wonder of the World. This is just as he commended the President of Dangote Industries Limited, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, for his selflessness in actualising the project….

Reps Mull Alternative Funding To Drive Deep Blue Project

Federal House of Representative member, Hon. Uduak Odudoh, who doubles as Acting Chairman of the House Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration, has called for seeking alternate sources of funding for the Federal Government Integrated National Security and Waterways…

Customs Inaugurates Special Crack Team Against Petroleum Product Smugglers

The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi, on Thursday, 22 May 2024, in Abuja, inaugurates a workshop for a newly formed tactical team, Operation Whirlwind, aimed at combating the smuggling of Petroleum Products to the neighbouring countries. In his opening…

Air Peace: Strategies to gain competitive advantage in the battle for the skies

By Austin Okere Congratulations to Air Peace on its inaugural flight to London and for achieving full bookings for the upcoming months, thanks to attractive ticket prices. Over the past fortnight, Air Peace has been making waves on social media…

CGC Adeniyi Bags Certificate of Excellence at SABRE Awards Africa 2024

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Adewale Adeniyi, has received a certificate of excellence for his first 100 days of impactful public relations at the just concluded 2024 SABRE African Public Relations Association (APRA) Award and annual conference…

NIMASA Commends Contributions of Women in Nigerian Maritime

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dayo Mobereola, during the 2024 commemoration of the International Day for Women in Maritime in Lagos, commended the contributions of Nigerian women to the development of the…