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Transition to glory: Peace-loving former Vice President of Nigeria Dr. Alex Ekwueme goes home serving humanity

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Igbo language (mere!?, mere!!?, mere!!!!!!!!?) English meaning (why!?, why!!?, why!!!!!!!!!?), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Igbo language (onwubiko, mere!!!?) English language (death, please, why!!!?); Igbo language (ọnwụ mere i ji gbuo nna anyị hụrụ n’anya, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme?) English meaning (death why did you take our beloved father, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme?). Igbo language (onwuamaeze) English language (death knows ...

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Service to humanity: Ogun State Governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun celebrates 60 years humbly thankful

  . Pardons 60 prisoners across prisons in Ogun State .Empowers inmates with vocational skills for ‘life of value’ after prison .Cares for the aged .Launches Ogun State Television (OGTV) on DSTV, channel 260 .Commences construction of a world class Digital Studio   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Our higly revered Yoruba elders say: (Bi eegun eni ba joo re, ori a ya atokun) ...

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Nigeria strategic to tackling maritime crimes in Gulf of Guinea– DG NIMASA

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has described the Nigerian maritime sector as strategic to tackling issues of insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. . Peterside, who stated this while presenting a paper titled; “Nigeria’s role in combating maritime insecurity in the Gulf of Guinea” ...

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To Nigerians on nation’s economy of President Muhammadu Buhari-led government

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): I wholeheartedly appeal to Nigerians to support President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, in his sincere drive to change the fortunes of Nigerians to good, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Mind you, don’t think I am making this appeal because things are very rosy financially for me or that the government has given ...

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Amaechi at Chatham House UK, says FG approves integrated maritime security

.Dakuku assures of zero tolerance to piracy in Gulf of Guinea   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Honourable Rotimi Amaechi has disclosed that the Federal Government has approved an Integrated National Security Strategy (INSS) for the Nigerian maritime sector. The strategy which will be implemented in collaboration with other countries in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) is aimed ...

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Economic dev: NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman signifies FG’s efforts to liberalise Oil & Gas sector on arrival of FPSO EGINA

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has signified the Federal Government efforts towards liberalising the Oil and Gas sector on arrival of FPSO EGINA aimed at engendering economic development, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The FPSO EGINA was officially received into the safe haven of Lagos Harbour on ...

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FG informs Obasanjo: ‘Rice importation from Thailand has dropped from 644,000 MT to 22,000 MT in two years’

  -Brief economic achievements of President Muhammadu Buhari in bullet points .FG utilises Nigerian economic experts to exit recession in 2017 not by military fiat . Nigeria’s Foreign Reserves now $40b .FG’s full implementation of TSA saves Nigeria N24.7bn monthly .FG saves N108bn maintenance fees payable to banks before full implementation of TSA . FG saves N120bn for eliminating ghost ...

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To President Muhammadu Buhari on state of the nation, way forward

  Your Excellency sir, I urge you to deeply consider any advice given by the National Leader of the governing party in Nigeria, The All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and Leader of the governing party in Nigeria, The All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande, with respect to THE STATE OF THE NATION as I believe that the duo ...

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Maritime is a sure source of growing our economy – AAMA Chairman

  . MOWCA seeks co-operation with AAMA (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administration, (AAMA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that the maritime sector is crucial to the growth and development of the African economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The AAMA Chairman who stated this when the Secretary General of the Maritime Organisation of West and Central ...

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NIMASA, Nigerian Gas Association advocate green environment

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE) In continuation of its drive to ensure cleaner oceans and safer environment in the Nigerian maritime space, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has expressed commitment to the green environment initiative, which is a global strategy to ensure that our environments are free from all forms of pollution, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director General ...

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Kaduna Int Trade Fair: NPA partners KADCCIMA to aid economic development

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority [NPA] is to fully participate in the forthcoming 39Th Kaduna International Trade Fair scheduled to hold between the 23rd February to 4th March,2018, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, has assured, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. According to a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE by the General Manager, Corporate and ...

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Peterside champions new Trade Terms that will enable Indigenous Shipowners get NNPC, NIMASA nod to lift crude

  . Kachikwu, Baru Weigh Options (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Shipowners and other stakeholders in the maritime sector are on the verge of getting the desired change in trade terms from Free On Board (FOB) to Cost Insurance and Freight (CIF) which would enable them to begin to lift Nigeria crude and ultimately boost indigenous capacity, as championed by The Director-General of ...

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The Pride of Ogun: Senator Ibikunle Amosun clocks 60 years rebuilding Ogun State for Good Governance

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Yoruba language: (Mi o mo’bi olori gbe yan’ri o, n ba re yan t’emi; mi o mo’bi Amosun gbe yan ori o, n ba re yan t’emi; ibi kan na sha l’agbe yan’ri o, kadara o papo ni; ese lo kan n sa’re o, ori o re ibi kan), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Yoruba language: (Mi o mo’bi ...

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Wike’s latest offer on criminals, another smokescreen to cover failure- Peterside

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The latest broadcast by Rivers State Governor, Ezebuwon Nyesom Wike, CON, GSSRS in which he named and placed cash ransom on certain 32 verified notorious cultists, kidnappers, terrorists and murderers in 12 local government areas is a mere smokescreen to cover the failure of his regime to protect the people he swore to an oath to protect, a ...

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NPA Management sets up Investigative Committee on Tincan fire Incidents

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has on behalf of the entire Management team of the organization expressed a heartfelt sympathy to the Executive Committee of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) over the recent fire incidents which occurred resulting in the loss of some official documents ...

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Dakuku Peterside hails Security Agencies for Killing Rivers notorious criminal

  .Charges Wike to show political will (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has expressed gratitude to Nigerian security agencies, particularly the army and State Security Service (SSS) for working together to kill a notorious criminal, Igwedibia Johnson aka Don Waney, who for long terrorized the people of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local ...

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Maritime stakeholders hail NIMASA capacity building initiative

  .Pledge support for NSDP Cadets   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The capacity building initiative of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) through the Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) has again received commendation from Stakeholders and industry players in the Nigerian maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Head of Corporate Communications, NIMASA, ...

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NPA Management sympathizes with TCIPC fire victims; reiterates commitment to safety, security standards

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has expressed concern while sympathizing with those affected in the unfortunate fire incident which occurred at locations in the Tin Can Island Port Complex (TCIPC), Apapa during which no lives were lost, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Management stated this against the back drop of the fire outbreak of ...

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NPA suspends operation of service boats to IOCs, other debtor companies

  .May restrict Egina FPSO’s access to Nigerian waterways (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has, with immediate effect, suspended service boats operations in all its pilotage districts until the full settlement of debts accruing from unpaid pilotage dues by IOCs and other beneficiaries of the services, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This is coming just as the organisation gave indication ...

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Financial prudency: Peterside has reduced NIMASA operating cost by 50%- Amaechi

  .Obaseki, others commend Peterside’s leadership style (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Honorable Rotimi Amaechi, has said that the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has prudently reduced the operating cost of the Agency by 50 per cent, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Minister also described Peterside as an epitome of good governance ...

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