FG dashes hopes for Q1 disbursement of $200m CVFF, constitutes fresh committee

Only contributing shipowners eligible, says Peterside Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, President, WIMAFRICA, Jean Anichere, and Director-General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, at the maritime stakeholders meeting in Lagos on the disbursement of CVFF Over 15 years after the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) was created, and after many failed […]

Ecobank partners NIRSAL, USAID, others for more credit to Nigerian farmers

Managing Director of Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan For an increased credit to the agricultural sector, which will assist Nigeria in its food self-sufficiency drive, Ecobank Nigeria Ltd is partnering the Nigeria Incentive-based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), the bank’s Head of Agric Business Department, Mojisola Oguntoyinbo, said in Lagos. […]

FG developing inter-modal transport strategic to economy advancement, says Amaechi

As 181 staff, GAC, APMT, others receive NIMASA awards NIMASA Director-General, Dr. Dakuku Peterside (left), Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, NIMASA Employee of the Year, Omagbemi Constance Evi, and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, during the NIMASA Corporate Dinner and Merit Awards in Lagos Nigeria is […]

Maritime stakeholders seek Ali’s investigation over multiple fraud allegations by senator

Ali Alleged N1.6b recruitment budget misleading, trainees’ feeding costs over N1.15b, says Customs Maritime stakeholders Tuesday urged the Federal Government to investigate the multiple allegations of fraud levelled against the Controller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd), by Sen. Francis Fadahunsi, and apply appropriate sanctions. Fadahunsi, the Vice Chairman, Senate […]