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Disquiet in immigration as alleged manipulation delays CGI selection

Over six months since Idris Jere assumed duty as Ag. Comptroller-General of Immigrations (CGI) in September 2021 following the retirement of Muhammed Babandede, the delay in appointing a substantive head is raising discomfort and suspicion of process manipulation among the rank and file of the agency. According to insider-sources, 11 […]

BPP flays Amaechi over cargo tracking contract to medical company on direct procurement

Amaechi By Anthhony Nwachukwu In a process contrary to the Public Procurement Act 2007, the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, has allegedly awarded a healthcare company, MedTech Scientific Limited, and a property developer, Rozi International Nigeria Limited, the contract for International Cargo Tracking Note (ICTN). Raising an alarm that the […]

Terminal operators condemn ‘mind-boggling’ damage at NPA, to replace lost items

Chairman of STOAN, Princess Vicky Haastrup (left), with the NPA Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman, during the terminal operators’ visit to the NPA headquarters in Lagos…Monday The Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) has described the extent of damage in hoodlums’ recent attack on the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) […]

Buhari commissions, directs linking of Itakpe-Ajaokuta-Warri railway to Eastern, Western ports, north

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State, flanked by some government and traditional authorities, cutting the tape during the commissioning of the facility at the Gooodluck Jonathan Railway Complex at Agbor in Delta State…Tuesday To improve Nigeria’s transportation and overall economic capacity, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Federal Ministry of […]

* Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh (left), receiving a plaque from the First Counsellor, Deputy Head , European Union Delegation to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Mr. Alexandre Gorges Gomes, after an engagement in […]