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Railway projects will provide 500,000 jobs on completion—Prof Osinbajo

Railway projects will provide 500,000 jobs on completion—Prof Osinbajo

Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has disclosed that at least 500,000 would be created on completion of the ongoing rail projects. Osinbajo disclosed this during the unveiling of Lagos…

SOAN strategizes on cabotage, vessel finance fund, others to improve industry business economy

SOAN strategizes on cabotage, vessel finance fund, others to improve industry business economy

Top priorities for the newly-elected executive of the Ship Owners Association (SOAN) will include addressing pressing issues concerning the maritime business economy. Shortly after emerging president of the association…

Ogbeifun  is SOAN President again

Ogbeifun is SOAN President again

The Chief Executive Officer of STARZS Group, Engr. Greg Ogbeifun, was on Tuesday re-elected as President of the Ship Owners Association of Nigeria(SOAN) for a second term of…

Osinbajo to perform ground breaking of Lagos-Ibadan rail line

Osinbajo to perform ground breaking of Lagos-Ibadan rail line

In efforts to develop infrastructure to boost the nation’s economy, the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will on Tuesday perform a ground breaking ceremony for the commencement of the…

LCCI, MAN, maritime business leaders to grace town hall on cargo charges

LCCI, MAN, maritime business leaders to grace town hall on cargo charges

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and business leaders in the maritime industry have all geared up for a one-day town hall…

Peterside seeks traditional rulers’ support for economic diversification

Peterside seeks traditional rulers’ support for economic diversification

… Visits Oba of Lagos The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside has solicited support of traditional rulers around the maritime domain of the…

Amaechi warns against ban on commercial motorcycles, tricycles

Amaechi warns against ban on commercial motorcycles, tricycles

Photo credit: Israel Ibeleme. The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has said that motorcycles and tricycles should not be banned nationwide because doing so would affect the nation’s…

Nigeria to host Heads of African Maritime Administrations in April

Nigeria to host Heads of African Maritime Administrations in April

Nigeria is set to host the third Conference of the Association of Heads of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, from April 19 to 21, 2017…

ICC commends Westblue Consulting on improved trade facilitation in Ghana

ICC commends Westblue Consulting on improved trade facilitation in Ghana

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) office in Ghana has commended Westblue Consulting Limited – technical consultant of the Ghana Single Window Project, for its salutary role in simplifying the…

Sanity in standards precedes economic prosperity, says SON DG

Sanity in standards precedes economic prosperity, says SON DG

… As SON, NAGAFF strengthen ties against sub-standard goods The Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Mr. Osita Aboloma, on Thursday stated that standards of products and…