Monthly Archives: September 2016

Proposed sale of National Assets:  2  vital things FG should do–Agbakoba

Proposed sale of National Assets: 2 vital things FG should do–Agbakoba

With the ongoing debate about the Federal Government’s proposed plan to sell the nation’s assets, Maritime Lawyer and former President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dr. Olisa Agbakoba…

Worker dies after falling from tanker Nord Gardenia

Worker dies after falling from tanker Nord Gardenia

A worker died after he fell into the water while transferring from a service vessel to the chemical tanker Nord Gardenia, the vessel’s operator Danish shipping company Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN…

NIMASA restructure aims to improve service performance–DG, NIMASA

NIMASA restructure aims to improve service performance–DG, NIMASA

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has assured stakeholders in its Eastern Zonal Operations that the era of being tossed between the Zonal Office and the Head Office…

Peterside assures of Cabotage Act implementation to grow Nigerian economy

Peterside assures of Cabotage Act implementation to grow Nigerian economy

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has given assurance that the Agency will provide platforms for the enforcement of its mandate…

You can’t export maize, timber, scrap metal, others, Nigeria Customs tells Seme border communities

You can’t export maize, timber, scrap metal, others, Nigeria Customs tells Seme border communities

Products including maize, timber—rough or sawn, unfinished leather, unprocessed rubber latex, artifacts and antiquities, all goods imported into Nigeria, are part of the export prohibited items, the Nigeria Customs…

Customs, Seme border communities seek end to clashes

Customs, Seme border communities seek end to clashes

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and communities around the Seme border area on Wednesday sought solutions to avoid the frequent clashes between both parties. The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col…

Olu of Warri wants NIMASA to revitalise Koko, Warri Ports

Olu of Warri wants NIMASA to revitalise Koko, Warri Ports

The Olu of Warri, Ogiame Ikenwoli Emiko has appealed to the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) to facilitate the effective utilisation of the Warri Port and the Koko…

Committee recommends merger of Customs, FIRS

Committee recommends merger of Customs, FIRS

The Federal Government- constituted National Tax Policy Review Committee has recommended the merger of the Federal Inland Revenue Service and the Nigeria Customs Service. The committee, headed by Prof. Abiola…

FG Appoints new SON DG, NRC Chairman, 11 others

FG Appoints new SON DG, NRC Chairman, 11 others

The Federal Government has appointed Mr. Osita Aboloma, as the new Director-General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON). Aboloma was among the 13 new appointments made by the federal government…