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‘Odudubariba’: A new Charly Boy berths at 70

Self-styled entertainer and activist, Charles Oputa aka Charly Boy has been many things in his life but not ‘Odudubariba’ – at least to fans and the general public. The 70-year-old actor and singer took a new role of the sequel...

Rihanna Contacts 17-Year-Old Nigerian Hawker Who Set Internet On Fire with Her Sweet Voice

A 17-year-old hawker with a great voice has revealed that Rihanna contacted her after her video went viral. The lady with a beautiful musical voice shared the latest information about the Grammy-winning singer, Rihanna contacting her via her Twitter...

Maersk to speed up eFuel development with latest investment in US startup

Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller – Maersk has made an investment in US-based startup company Prometheus Fuels focused on developing cost-efficient, carbon-neutral eFuels for shipping. This investment is made through Maersk Growth, the corporate venture unit of A.P. Moller –...

APFFLON Commends Minister Of Transportation Over Commitment To CRFFN Election

The African Association of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON) has commended the Minister of Transportation; Mr Rotimi Amaechi for his commitment to the Council For the Regulations of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) election. In a letter...
NIMASA Commences Electronic Verification Of New Ship Registration Certificates

NIMASA DG Wins 2020 Zik Prize In public Policy

Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Bashir Jamoh has been named winner of the 2020 Zik Prize in Public Policy. The Chairman, Selection Committee of Zik Prize 2020, Professor Pat Utomi, made the announcement on...

Waterways Safety: NIWA Inaugurates 3 Patrol Boats, Waterways Joint Taskforce

The National Inland Waterways Authorities (NIWA) on Thursday commissioned three patrol boats to safeguard lives and property on the waterways. The Managing Director of NIWA, Dr George Moghalu, commissioned the boats at the NIWA Stakeholders Forum for boat operators in...

How five Davido’s aides died in four years

It’s apparently not a good time for popular musician Davido especially with the web of deaths around him in the past few years. The singer has been in the eye of the storm due to the trail of deaths involving...

Freight Forwarders Who Refuse To Pay POF Are Economic Saboteurs – CRFFN

The Registrar of Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) Barr. Sam Nwakohu has warned freight forwarders not to shortchange the Federal Government, stating that anyone who does so is an economic saboteur. Speaking at a one...

Lingering challenges, poor infrastructure undermine Nigeria’s chances at IMO

Nigeria’s continued under-development of its shipping industry, poor infrastructure at the ports, pollution, unease of doing business, absence of synergy between government and foreign trade partners are factors undermining the country’s chances of securing a seat at the International...

Moghalu, Sarumi, Jolapamo, others pay glowing tribute to late Capt. Adeyemo

Several maritime industry dignitaries took turns to speak glowingly of the former President, Nigerian Association of Master Mariners (NAMM), Capt. Oyeniyi Oluwole Adeyemo, at a Service of Songs and Day of Tribute organised in his honour on Wednesday. Captain Adeyemo,...