Category: Breaking News

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 […]

Nigeria not ready for AfCFTA regime, say ANLCA, NAGAFF

Nwabunike seeks change from revenue-minded, target-focused customs National President of ANLCA, Tony Iju Nwabunike (middle), AMJON President, Paul Ogbokiri (left), and ANLCA Financial Secretary, Bola Muse, after he was invested as AMJON Patron at the event…Wednesday Beside a low manufacturing capacity, customs brokers and freight forwarders have warned that Nigeria […]

Thousands stranded, businesses frustrated as Nigeria shuts Seme, Idiroko borders over smuggling, insecurity

All cross-border movement and business transactions (including import and export) between Nigeria and Benin Republic suffered heavy toll Wednesday, with thousands of travelers stranded as a joint team of the Nigerian security agencies began an indefinite shutdown of the borders at the Seme and Idiroko axis. The move, according to […]

NIMASA launches C4I system, upbeat on maritime security, economy growth

NIMASA Executive Director, Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services, Gambo Ahmed (right), Head, Maritime Safety and Seafarers’ Department, Sunday Umorem, Head, Shipping Development Department, Anthony Ogadi, and Micky Gnash of the Israeli contractor, Homeland Security International (HLSI) at the launch in Lagos…over the weekend Nigeria’s quest for a safe and secure […]

Rotary to immunise girls against cervical cancer, tackle extreme poverty

Empowers market women, artisans Former Minister of Health and Chairman, Juli Pharmacy Plc, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi (third left), receiving the award for Isolo Market Community from the President, Rotary Club of Ikeja, Olumuyiwa Fagbola, while the District Governor, Rotary International, District 9110, Dr. Jide Akeredolu (second left), and his wife, […]