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Presidential remarks: The truth, diplomacy and message conveyor on Nigerian youth

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): First, I will humbly appeal to the media unit of the Presidency to be wary of the fact that beyond editing grammatical mistakes as it is usually done in the newsroom; editing the ‘content’ of what the President Muhamadu Buhari says is the most critical work, which must be carefully done before it is pushed to the public ...

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Like farther like daughter: NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman bags Distinguished Service Award from ABU

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Our highly revered Hausa elders say :(Barewa tayi gudu yarta yayi rarrafe) English meaning (Like father like daughter), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Our highly revered Yoruba elders say: -(Eni bi ni l’aajo) English meaning (It is who gave birth to one that one resembles) (A ki i bi ewure, ki o ya ni iso aguntan) English meaning (A goat ...

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Nigeria: Security alert to Chief of Army Staff Gen. Tukur Buratai – Strategic report

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE):  Arabic language-Quranic quotation (Laa hawla wala quwwata illa billa hil aliyyil azeem) English meaning (There is neither might nor power except with Allah), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. I humbly and strongly appeal to you to as a matter of urgency reinforce your personal security apparatus with immediate effect and especially in (JANUARY 2019), from the beginning of ...

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Usman presents plaque of honour to Ibadan-born Honeywell Chairman Oba Otudeko

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Yoruba traditional praise song for Ibadan indigene: (Bi owo ku kobo kan l’owo mi, n fi se omo Ibadan ni alejo, omo Ibadan o je baun) English language (If I am left with one kobo, I will use it for the hospitality of my Ibadan guest, because Ibadan indegene are good people), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The strategic role ...

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Capacity Building: NIMASA signs MoU with World Maritime University

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and safety Agency, NIMASA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU with the World Maritime University, Malmo Sweden to develop human capacity for the Nigerian maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Speaking shortly after the signing of the MoU, a Strategic Management Professional and Director-General of the Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, who led a ...

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Fire service: NPA records success in personnel training, test equipment at HQ against future hazards

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Fire Service Department of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has recorded a successful personnel training and test of fire equipment in preparation for unexpected emergencies in the organisation, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The NPA Fire Service Department has been greatly enhanced with the acquisition of effective and modern firefighting equipment as well as the periodic training of the ...

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman receives Starzs Marine boss- Photo

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman moves to fast-track completion of deep sea Ports projects across Nigeria

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Queen of Maritime, Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director Nigerian Ports Authority [NPA], has said that the Authority is set to fast-track the completion of all deep sea Ports projects across the country, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The elegantly-beautiful and intelligent Queen Hadiza said that the early completion of the project would not only facilitate ...

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Hurray! Nigerian masses gets much-awaited nod of President Muhammadu Buhari to re-contest 2019 election- Photos

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian masses have finally gotten the much-awaited nod of the beloved President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, to re-contest the 2019 Presidential election, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. It should be noted that the elites had called on President Buhari not to re-contest the forthcoming 2019 Presidential election, which was revolted  by the masses on several ...

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The birth of TRADE NEWSWIRE: My Special thanks to everybody, the supportive Queens

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Before I proceed to thank you all, I want to tell a brief story about the establishment of TRADE NEWSWIRE (www.tradenewswire.net), reports. I was sick in early March 2011 and just left my former company’s hospital, Punch Newspapers after receiving treatment therein, on getting home; I decided to quickly rush down to buy something at Oshodi. On ...

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Quality service: Malawi-based Spa and body therapeutic company Belle Afrique redefines wellness/ beauty industry

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The leading Spa and Body therapeutic company based in Malawi, Belle Afrique is redefining the beauty sector globally with the delivery of quality services targeted at the wellness of customers across the range of its service lines, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Managing Director of Belle Afrique, Lee Chisale, said the services of the company with over 12 ...

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CSR: NPA gives back to Nigerian educational sector through UNILAG

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) would make adequate provision in the 2018 budget to meet some of the urgent requirements and needs of the University of Lagos Community under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Queen of Maritime, Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), who gave ...

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman calls for deployment of FBV in low draught channels

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Queen of Maritime, Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has advocated for the deployment of Flat Bottom Vessels (FBV) in channels with low draught in the nation’s seaports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement signed to TRADE NEWSWIRE by the Assistant General Manager, Corporate & Strategic Communications, ...

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Thank God! TRADE NEWSWIRE www.tradenewswire.net is 7 years old

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): TRADE NEWSWIRE (www.tradenewswire.net), a Socio-Economic International Online News media is seven (7) years today 5th of April, 2018 following its establishment on 5th of April, 2011, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. TRADE NEWSWIRE (www.tradenewswire.net), is a Strategic Business Unit of SULAIMAN ADENEKAN ASSOCIATES, a Management/ Marketing consulting firm with focus on ‘Strategies’. TRADE NEWSWIRE assures Nigeria and the world ...

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman receives executives of Maritime Arbitrators Association- Photos

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Queen of Maritime, Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has received executive members of the Maritime Arbitrators Association of Nigeria (MAAN), recently at NPA headquarters in Lagos, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Maritime Arbitrators Association of Nigeria (MAAN): is an umbrella body for arbitrators that looks into disputes arising in ...

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NPA GM, LCCI PRESIDENT AT AN INTERACTIVE SESSION -PHOTO

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To World leaders: True pictorial representation of passionately-loved President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigerians

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The true representation of masses-friendly and incorruptible President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, to Nigerians are success, team playing, courage, creativity, doer, non-oil exporter, integrity, peace lover, rice producer and above all a trusted leader to Nigerians, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. All these qualities are depicted in pictures herewith for better understanding of Nigerians and to better ...

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Osinbajo, Amaechi, NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman attend flag-off of Lekki Deep seaport project- Photos

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Honour: Beloved President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari graces Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s 66th birthday lecture- Photos

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Yoruba Language (Bi o ba ye eni ki a wi, o ye Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ni ojo nkan eye re, ti egan eeeh!!!) English meaning (If an honour showered on a person is deserving and befitting, lets acknowledge so, it was indeed a great honour for Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on his birthday, It is only an ...

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Reiteration of Strategic report on jail break to security agencies in Nigeria

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE):  Following a Strategic Report published on March 3rd 2018 headlined ‘To President Muhammadu Buhari: Strategic Security Report on Nigeria for prompt attention’ and highlighted the issue of ‘jail brake’ in its first paragraph as follows: ‘Security should as a matter of urgency be beefed-up in Nigeria prisons across the country, as there are plans to break jails to step-up ...

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A figment of your imagination: ‘Alleged scandalous media report of bribery over maritime security contract in Nigeria false’-ADVERTORIAL

  .Maritime security contract was recently approved by Federal Executive Council not by Ministry of Transport or NIMASA .Contract value stated in scandalous report does not correspond with approved contract by FG .Neither Minister Amaechi nor NIMASA DG had occupied their present positions in contract year stated in scandalous report (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Our attention has been drawn to a story ...

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NIMASA seeks national policy to actualize maritime strategy

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside, has called for the implementation of a National Maritime Policy in Nigeria to serve as catalyst for the actualization of the objectives of the Africa’s Integrated Maritime Strategy (AIMS) 2050, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from ...

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Rotary Club of Ikoyi trains Police on Basic Life Support

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Rotary Club of Ikoyi under its Basic Life Support training programme recently extended its known humanitarian service to the Nigerian Police medical personnel with a training scheme for the personnel of the Police Hospital Falomo, on the delivery of the standard medical emergency support to patients, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the ...

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Abuja MoU moves against substandard shipping in Africa

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): In a bid to harmonize port state control inspection procedures that will lead to the elimination of substandard shipping in the West and Central Africa sub-region, the Abuja Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will host its 3rd Ministerial Conference and 9th Port state Control Committee Meeting with the aim of developing a unified system of Port State ...

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Grab your copy now! Minister Amaechi, Queen Tumaka others grace launching of ‘Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry’ by Agu, Orivri

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and Queen of Relationship, Queen Lami Tumaka, has joined other important dignitaries in the nation’s maritime sector to launch a 336-page book titled ‘Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry’ which showcases outstanding achievers in the Nigerian maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The book, which was co-edited by two maritime journalists; ...

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Interactive session: NPA Management, stakeholders meet in Onne Port to discuss way forward for industry- Photos

 

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‘Property Square Radio program fills knowledge gap in Real Estate sector between stakeholders, Nigerians’

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Property Square Radio show, which commenced transmission in February, 2018, on Metro 97.7 FM, Lagos, every Tuesday at 7:30 P.M and on Independent Radio 92.3, Benin, every Monday at 4:30 PM, has transformed Real Estate radio programme and redefined its concept by filling-up the knowledge gap in the sector between stakeholders and Nigerians at large, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. ...

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Peterside again!!! NIMASA DG bags award of Excellent Leadership in Public Service

  .’Maritime Sector has capacity to catalyze economic Growth’  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): ‘An African proverb says: When the moon is shining the cripple becomes hungry for a walk’ – A reason the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, had since assumption of office been a toast of several organizations for awards in recognition of ...

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Skills acquisition: NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman advocates vocational training for youth, bags award

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director Of Nigerian Ports Authority, (Queen Of Maritime) Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, has advocated for the provision of adequate vocational training for the youths of Nigeria by all tiers of government in order to equip them with skills needed for gainful employment, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Usman, who bagged an ‘Award for outstanding ...

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NPA Management receives executive members of Nigerian Institute of Highway and Transport Engineers- Photos

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NPA MD Queen Hadiza Bala Usman bags Outstanding Leadership Public sector award- Photo

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Our highly revered Yoruba elders say: (Bi eegun eni ba joo re, ori a ya atokun) English meaning (If one’s masquerade dances well, the guide will be excited)- NPA MD’s set of performances are publicly adjudged to be highly impressive, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Our highly revered Igbo elders say: (Ugo chara acha adi(ghi) echu echu) English meaning (A mature ...

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Jagaban de l’Afrique: National Leader of APC Asiwaju Bola Tinubu clocks 66 years fostering peace in Nigeria, Africa

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Akanbi o! Tinubu oo!! ‘Oko Oluremi ooo!!! -The husband of Oluremi ooo!!!’  Our highly revered Yoruba elders say: (Bi a ba pe’ri akoni, a o fi ida la ile gaaragaaa) English meaning (if we mention a brave man’s name, we will pay homage with the sword); (Bi a ba pe’ri aparo, aa ja’ko) English meaning (If we ...

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House Committee commends NIMASA on Budget implementation

    .Peterside assures Committee of accountability (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has received commendations from the House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration for its performance in the 2017 budget implementation adding that NIMASA should strive to improve on its performance in 2018 TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The commendation was made by ...

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We shall ensure improved capacity building for our lawyers- NPA MD

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, (Queen of Maritime) Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, has reiterated the decision of Management towards the retraining of its Legal Officers and the reinvigoration of the Organization’s Legal Unit for improved Administrative efficiency and optimal output, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This she emphasized would only materialize in the area ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman challenges women to be involved in active politics

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, (Queen of Maritime) Queen Hadiza Bala Usman, has called on Nigerian women to develop their capacities and get involved in active politics to contribute meaningfully to nation building, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. She made the call while delivering a paper titled: Equity and Inclusiveness, Panacea to National Development ...

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NIMASA, BPE partner to refloat National Shipping Line

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has expressed its willingness to partner with the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) to refloat a National Shipping Line, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director-General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside. who made this known when he played host to the Director General of the BPE, Mr. Alex Okoh at the headquarters ...

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NPA holds stakeholders’ forum in Calabar Port- Photos

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Prostate cancer awareness, early detection a mitigating factor to avert threat – NIMASA DG

    |TRADE NEWSIRE|: The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has urged Nigerian men to ensure frequent screening for Prostate Cancer, stressing that early detection is key in tackling fatalities from this blight, TRADE NEWSIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Head of Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Isichei Osamgbi, ...

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NPA commissons Signal Station at Calabar Port to aid efficient port service delivery- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, has commissioned a Signal Station at the Calabar Port, in order to facilitate efficient Port service delivery especially in the area of Ship traffic, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Signal Station: A signal station is a place on shore from which signals are made to ships at ...

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The obvious hospitality choice: Agura Hotel boss Chief M.K Ajayi clocks 61 years fun-filled

|TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Ladies and gentlemen, we have just been cleared to land at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, in Abuja. Please make sure for the last time that your seat belt is securely fastened. The flight attendants are currently passing around the cabin to make a final compliance check and pick up any remaining cups and glasses, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. ...

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Employee promotion: NIMASA elevates 85 Management staff, 553 others for efficiency, effectiveness at work

– Dakuku charges them to be hardworking |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Governing Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has approved the promotion of 85 Management Staff to their next grade levels, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The promotions were ratified at the meeting of the Board of the Agency which held in Lagos under the Chairmanship of Major General ...

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Comparative advantage: Interdependency of nations key to growth of world economy- Peterside

    .NIMASA, Bundeswehr Command and Staff College, Hamburg Exchange Ideas |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has canvassed for adoption of the concept of comparative advantage in economics to grow the world economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports.. Peterside, a Strategic Management Professional, said that no nation can attain sustainable growth and development relying on ...

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The Pride of Womanhood: Queen of Relationship meets Queen of Maritime industry to chat way forward for women in Nigeria, Africa

|TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The just-released picture of the Queen of Relationship and Queen of Maritime has been publicly adjudged as a pictorial specimen of pride to Nigerian and African women in general, owing to contributions  of the two Queens in their various callings and respect accorded to womanhood through their modest lifestyles, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The duo featuring together in a picture at a ...

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To President Muhammadu Buhari: Strategic Security Report on Nigeria for prompt attention

Your Excellency sir, |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Security should as a matter of urgency be beefed-up in Nigeria prisons across the country, as there are plans to break jails to step-up the rate of insecurity in the country and embarrass the government. Security should be stepped-up in buildings housing key International Organsations/ agencies in Nigeria, as some might be attacked any time ...

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To Minister Fashola: Twenty-foot container, petrol tanker fall on Sango –Iyana Ilogbo axis of Abeokuta Exp in two consecutive days

.’Prevent further fall of articulated vehicles with prompt rehabilitation of the bad road’ .Save MSME’s from further economic loss’ |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: This is to notify you that a twenty-foot container and petrol tanker laden with P.M.S – Premium Motor Spirit fell between Sango and Iyana-Ilogbo axis of Lagos-Abeokuta expressway in two consecutive days due to the bad state of the ...

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NPA MD HADIZA Bala Usman hosts IAPH team- Photos

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PMAWCA to foster regional integration among seaports in West and Central Africa- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

    |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman,, has expressed confidence in the Port Management Association of West and Central Africa (PMAWCA),  on its capability of fostering regional integration among seaports in the region, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. According to a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE by the General Manager, Corporate ...

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Maritime forecast: Nigeria Maritime Industry to grow by 5% in 2018, post 2019 election-NIMASA

    .Total fleet size to grow by 4.08% in 2018 and 4.41% in 2019 . Oil tanker fleet size to decrease by 2.23% in 2018 and increase by 1.7% in 2019 .Non-oil tanker fleet size to increase by 8.15 % in 2018 and 8.72% in 2019  .Oil rig count  to increase by 27.67% in 2018 and 0% in 2019 . Dakuku ...

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Amaechi advises stakeholders to exploit Nigeria’s Maritime Industry Outlook as NIMASA unveils 2018/ 2019 Report

  NIMASA DG presents report: .Infrastructural reforms in transport sector to offer a synergistic benefit to maritime industry .Sustained drop in crime rate in the Niger Delta Region gives a boost to maritime activities in 2017 .Maritime Security Architecture to further suppress insecurity in the Nigerian waters .Presidential Order on Ease of Doing Business to continue yielding positive results in ...

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A must watch video: Racists’ scientific stratagem to exterminate blacks from the world

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: While racists are devising ways to wipe out the blacks from existence, it is unfortunate that black-skinned people, especially Africans are also contributing in no small measures to that effect politically, socially and-economically, as evident in bad governance demanded by Africans followers themselves and equally given to them by their leaders in their respective countries, TRADE NEWSWIRE ...

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Maritime stakeholders nod FG’s move to automate shipping processes

   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Stakeholders in the Nigerian maritime sector has nodded the Federal Government efforts towards automating all shipping-related administrative processes in order to ensure the growth and development of the maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Head of Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Isichei Osamgbi, the Federal Government’s move to automate all shipping ...

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‘boko haram are not Muslims but enemies of Islam (peace)’

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|:  boko haram, a terrorist group, that facade their nefarious operations with Islamic identities and are wreaking havoc in Nigeria, especially in the North East region of the country, are not Muslims but enemies of the religion of Islam-which stands for Peace, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The actions of boko haram over the years against Nigerians in general be ...

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Security: Strategic report to Security Agencies in Nigeria ahead of 2019 elections

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Nigerian security agencies should be aware that another abduction in relation to the recent one that took place in Dapchi, Yobe State/ a monumental terror attack might take place again anytime soon (GOD FORBID) to actually prove a point to Nigerians why the government does not deserved to be voted again in 2019, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. I want ...

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Security: Strategic report to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The National Leader of the Governing Party, The All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, should further step-up his personal security in all ramifications, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This refers to paying detailed attention ‘security-wise’ to his movement within and outside the country, what he eats among others from now till 2019 elections ...

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NPA to encourage use of barges for evacuation of cargoes -MD

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is to encourage the use of barges for the movement and evacuation of cargoes from the nation’s Seaports to the hinterland across the country, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This, according to a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, was in order to reduce the pressure on the Port Access ...

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Ease Of Doing Business: Amaechi assures stakeholders of safe maritime domain

    . Peterside calls for more support |TRADE NEWSWIRE|:The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has assured stakeholders in the maritime sector that the Federal Government will leave no stone unturned in actualizing its goal for a safer and more secured maritime domain in the Nigeria maritime space, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amaechi  who said this during a one-day ...

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Ease of Doing Business: Amaechi, maritime stakeholders meet on implementation of Executive Order 1- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: As part of efforts to engender Ease of Doing Business  in the Nigerian maritime sector, the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and maritime stakeholders as met on how to make implementation of Executive Order I a success for the benefit of the Nigerian economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amaechi, Chief Executive Officers and Chairmen of the ...

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NPA to involve Community Leaders in CSR- Hadiza Bala Usman

    |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Traditional rulers and Community leaders will henceforth be involved in identifying preferred projects for execution under the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) based projects in Host Communities of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, however reiterated that all identified projects are to ...

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Onne Port Stakeholders enjoined to make Presidential Order a success

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Stakeholders in Onne Port, especially the Security agencies, have been urged to promote an effective inter-agency cooperation and collaboration to ensure the total success of the Presidential Order on the Ease of Doing Business Directive in the Ports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Security agents in the Port have therefore been reminded of their respective roles of ensuring the ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman hosts Management of Lekki Port- Photos

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Oversight function: House of Reps Committee on Ports Harbours and Waterways visits NPA- Photos

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‘Religious teachings supposed to make followers conscientious in life’

|TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The essence of religious teachings is to make followers conscientious in life targeted at achieving the final goal of making it to paradise in the hereafter, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. It should be noted that the main essence of RELIGIOUS PREACHING in this life be it in Islam, Christianity or any other one is to enable us have 1, CONSCIENCE. It is ...

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Judiciary key to development of blue economy- Peterside

    .Agency committed to continuous collaboration to grow Maritime sector  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency is taking deliberate steps to work with the Judiciary and other arms of Government to reposition Nigeria’s maritime industry, by providing necessary updates on information and law ...

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Birthday of Peace: Mother of the nation Hajia Aisha Buhari @47 prays for peace, unity of Nigeria

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Hajia Aisha Buhari, Mother of the nation  and wife of the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari ,GCFR clocks 47 years on (February 17, 2018), praying for the unity and peaceful co-existence of Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Her Excellency, Mother of nation, Hajia Aisha Buhari, a good wife and lover of the ...

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Blue economy: NIMASA awards staff, operators to promote professionalism, industry growth

.MAERSK, GAC, CHARKINS Others Bag NIMASA Achievement Awards .As agency awards its staff to promote professionalism In recognition of the numerous contributions of Stakeholders to the growth and development of the maritime sector in Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) bestowed awards on outstanding maritime companies; Maersk Nigeria Limited, Gulf Agency Company (GAC) Nigeria Ltd, Charkins Maritime ...

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Presidential directive: List of approved Government Agencies at Port locations- ADVERTORIAL

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has directed the Nigerian Ports Authority to ensure strict compliance to the 26th October, 2011 presidential directive on agencies permitted to operate in the port locations, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The NPA therefore hereby reiterates that only eight federal government agencies are allowed to operate and have physical representation at all ...

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To Minister Fashola: Sango to Iyana -Ilogbo axis of Lagos-Abeokuta Exp deteriorates further, now takes toll on user’s health

  .Road will become totally impassable in the next few months .Urgent intervention needed .The bad road now damages not only vehicle but also human health   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Following a temporary rehabilitative intervention on Sango to Iyana -Ilogbo axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway in mid-October of last year, specifically 12th -16th October, 2017 with stone-filling of some bad spots ...

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Award ceremony: NIMASA honours distinguished staff, stakeholders for meritorious contributions

.Peterside credits Amaechi for development in maritime sector  .Amaechi, Ngige, Akiolu, others grace occasion |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has honoured staff and stakeholders who have distinguished themselves in their services to the nation’s maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director-General, NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside, in his opening speech at the NIMASA’s Corporate Dinner And Award ...

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Carrot and stick approach: NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman pledges efficient port services, sanction for defaulting concessionaires

  .NPA set up Committee to review concession agreements with Terminal operators .NPA MD gives Shipping companies, Terminal Operators one week to clear port-access roads of empty containers .Promises level playing field for Terminal operators .Rules guiding port operations to be followed strictly   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, ...

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Economic dev: US Embassy Economic Counselor visit NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The strategic steps taken so far by a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, to engender economic development and advancement of Nigeria through judicious utilisation of economic instrumentalities of the Nigerian Ports, cannot be carpeted from being notified by global economic players, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A development, economic/ maritime ...

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NPA kicks-off solid minerals export from Ikorodu Lighter Terminal through containerised barge enroute Apapa port

. ‘Intermodal transport ‘ll reduce road traffic around Apapa port axis’ .’Solid minerals export to create employment’ .’Stakeholders should key into opportunity through Public Private Partnership (PPP)’ |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, has flagged off the first export consignment of manganese, a solid mineral resource from the Ikorodu lighter Terminal enroute ...

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Infrastructure dev: Socio Economic Reformer Hadiza Bala Usman of NPA meets NESG-IPC- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, who just proved her Economic Management prowess with the declaration of the sum of N299.56bn as revenue generated for NPA in 2017 fiscal year, has met with the members of Infrastructure Policy Commission of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), TRADE NEWSWIRE ...

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We shall provide world class infrastructure at Ports to Support NRC- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE| A Socio-Economic Reformer of the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority [NPA], Hadiza Bala Usman, has informed Stakeholders and Port Users of the renewed determination of Management to improve the present state of infrastructure to meeting world class standards towards ensuring the swift evacuation of cargo from the seaports across the country to the hinterlands through the rail ...

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Nigeria’s port potential‘ll be fully exploited for increased revenue generation- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE| A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has assured relevant Stakeholders in the Maritime Sub sector and beyond of the Authority’s determination to exploit potentials embeded in Nigerian ports to the fullest for increased revenue generation, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. NPA MD, who is leading a resourceful-minded Management team, said that this would ...

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Retirement: NPA Management honours former LCM MD- Photos

 

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NPA declares highest generated revenue of N299.56bn in 5 years for 2017

  .NPA’s 2017 generated revenue exceeds 2016 figure of N162.20bn by 84.65%   |TRADE NEWSWIRE| Management of Nigerian Ports Authority under the able and resourceful leadership of a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, has declared the sum of N299.56bn as revenue generated for 2017 fiscal year, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The 2017 revenues exceeded the ...

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Stop the killings: ‘Media, politicians, religious and tribal leaders incite hate, killings in Nigeria’

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Some Journalists/ media, politicians, religious and tribal leaders are the ones spreading hate which metamorphosis into unending killings in Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. While the killings across Nigeria especially in Benue, Taraba and Plateau are totally condemned in totality, there is no gainsaying the fact that the hate that led to killings we are now experiencing today, which ...

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ISPS Code implementation: USCG expresses satisfaction with compliance level

  .NIMASA reiterates commitment to best practices (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has expressed satisfaction at the compliance level of Nigeria with the International Ships and Ports Security (ISPS) facility Code at the nation’s ports, TRADE NEWSWIREreports. A delegation from the USCG led by Lt. Commander Jacob Hopper of the International Port Security (IPS) Liaison for USCG ...

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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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The Queen of Relationship: World-renowned Strategic Communicator Hajia Lami Tumaka clocks 58 yrs tying bonds titanically

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Argument ensued: (Mr. A) – Hajia Lami Tumaka is 58 years old jooo! TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. (Mr. B)- Are you sure? Yoruba language (Iyen omo ele t’emi n wo yen) English meaning (with that beautiful lady I am seeing) I doubt it if she is truly 58 years old (Mr. A)- I mean it, she is 58 years ...

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Maritime safety: NIMASA sets to acquire more fast intervention vessels to tackle crime

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): In line with the recent approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA is set to acquire strategic maritime safety and security assets, which are also in line with the total spectrum of maritime security strategy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside who made ...

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