Year: 2022

Why Afenifere backs presidential candidate of south-east extraction – Adebanjo

Afenifere Leader, Chief Ayo Adebanjo In an address to the world in Lagos Monday, the Yoruba socio-cultural cum political umbrella body, Afenifere, said that equity, fairness and justice are the reasons it has remained resolute in its backing for the presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Mr. Peter Obi, […]

FG to tackle rail insecurity with technology, community policing, says Sambo

Minister of Transportation, Dr. Mu’azu Sambo (left), with the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mrs. Amina Mohammed, during the minister’s courtesy visit to her in New York By Anthony Nwachukwu After several submissions and recommendations, the Federal Government said it would be deploying present-day technology and rapid response by […]

NSC seeks synergy with airfreight stakeholders for seamless trade

President of Airfreight Stakeholders Forum, Toyin Onifade (second left) and Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Shippers’ Council, Emmanuel Jime, with some members of the management team and executive committee of both bodies respectively during the visit in Lagos By Anthony Nwachukwu Executive Secretary and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian […]

Sambo inaugurates inland waterways channel committee, says assets overdue for harnessing

Minister of State for Transportation, Ademola Adegoroye (left), Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Jaji Sambo, Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transportation, Dr. Magdalene Ajani, and Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority, Dr. George Moghalu, after the inauguration of the technical working group on inland waterways By Anthony Nwachukwu The […]

Ecobank, AMA Academy partner on maiden fintech training for African journalists

By Anthony Nwachukwu Ecobank Group, partnering the African Media Agency (AMA) Academy, has announced a maiden five-module fintech training for African journalists in the field of business, finance and technology. The training modules, aimed to equip journalists with the skills to compete favourably with peers across the globe, will be […]

NIMASA, NIS partner on seafarers’ travel documentations, justice dispensation

Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Isah Jere Idris, receiving a plaque from the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Bashir Jamoh, during his visit to the agency in Lagos…Thursday By Anthony Nwachukwu The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigeria Immigration Service […]