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Customs Sets To Begin Second Phase Of Training For Qualified Job Applicants

The second phase and final phase of training for job seekers who applied for the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), recruitment exercise is set to commence soon, Shipping Position Daily can authoritatively report. In a chat with our correspondent, the...

Navy recruitment dominated by northerners, flouts Constitution — Reps

The House of Representatives has ordered its committee on the Navy to investigate alleged supplementary recruitment conducted for 44 candidates, all of northern origin, in the 2021/2022 exercise. This followed the adoption of a motion on matters of urgent public...

N8.5bn NIMASA fraud: Forensic expert testifies against Akpobolokemi

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday presented its sixth prosecution witness in the corruption trial of a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, The commission’s acting Director of Forensics, Benedict...

Alao-Akala, Buhari, Shittu, eulogise late Ajimobi, ex-Oyo Governor

A former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala, and others on Friday eulogised the late Abiola Ajimobi, the state immediate past Governor, who died a year ago. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ajimobi died on June...
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Customs cautions public against impersonation of officers

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has cautioned the general public to be wary of activities of some unscrupulous elements impersonating its officers on social media. Customs’ Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, gave the warning in a statement in Abuja on...

Senate confirms Yahaya as Chief of Army Staff

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Major General Farouk Yahaya as Chief of Army Staff. The confirmation on Tuesday is followed by the consideration of the report of its joint committee on Defence and Army led by senators Aliyu...

Import duty: Customs begins crackdown on private jet owners

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has said it may impound private aircraft on which appropriate import duties have not been paid after the 30 days importation verification deadline given to owners elapses on July 6. At a briefing in Abuja...

NALDA to support farmers in 6 states with tractors

The Federal Government through the National Agricultural Land Development Authority (NALDA) would provide tractors for farmers in six states for 2021 wet season farming to boost food security. Mr Dennis Dateer, Project Engineer for NALDA made this known on Monday...
Concerns over electricity export plans amid poor local supply

Concerns over electricity export plans amid poor local supply

…We will power entire West African countries, FG says …Insist electricity generation capacity nears 20,000MW Stakeholders, especially in the energy sector, are divided over plans by Nigeria to export ‘excess’ electricity generated to other African countries despite the worsening state of...

Flashback: IBB’s broadcast annulling June 12 1993 presidential election

This is the full speech delivered by Nigeria’s former military head of state, Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida, to annul the June 12, 1993 presidential election won by MKO Abiola http://maritimeinfo247.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Babangida.jpeg Fellow Nigerians, I address you today with a deep sense of world history...

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Strike: Health workers shuts Primary Healthcare in Bayelsa

Health care centres in Bayelsa state have been shut down following an ongoing strike by members of the Medical and Health Workers’ Union of Nigeria...

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