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Expert warns against allowing airlines to import aircraft

Expert warns against allowing airlines to import aircraft

By Abel Orukpe – Lagos Managing Director of Capital Airlines, Amos Akpan, has warned the Federal Government against granting airline operators approval to import aircrafts into Nigeria in order to save…

Easter: NNPC, oil marketers inject 436.239m litres of fuel to avert scarcity

Easter: NNPC, oil marketers  inject 436.239m litres of fuel to avert scarcity

By Anayo Korie  / Ag Energy Editor In its  determination to ensure a hitch free Easter celebration across the nation, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), and its downstream subsidiary the…

Currency in circulation rose by N16.33b in March

Currency in circulation rose by N16.33b in March

• CBN spending to defend Naira jumped 150.7% in Q1 – Expert By Kingsley Ighomwenghian  / Deputy Editor Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Thursday, showed that currency…

Customs records increased PAAR generation, transmission

Customs records increased PAAR generation, transmission

Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) insists the new cargo clearance and documentation procedure, Pre-Arrival Assessment Report (PAAR), will meet the expectation of stakeholders amidst stiff opposition that trailed its introduction in…

Stanbic profit up 93%

Stanbic profit up 93%

By Bamidele Ogunwusi / Lagos Stanbic IBTC Holdings, on Thursday presented its financials for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), reporting that although gross…

De Jewel Apartment was born to fill a vacuum – Olajubu

In this interview, Oyedeji Olajubu, Chief Executive of De Jewel Apartment in Ado Ekiti, a hotel established a year, addressex journalists on reasons for the hotel and the acceptance by…

NACCIMA lists hurdles to investment promotion

By Phillip Oladunjoye / Senior Correspondent, Lagos The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), has called on the Federal Government to ensure efficient and effective security…

New cargo terminals ready in 16 months – FAAN

The Managing Director of FAAN, Engr Saleh Dunoma, has said that the six fresh Cargo Terminals being constructed across Nigeria will be completed in 16 months. He said the completion…

Vision 20:2020: AfriHeritage makes case for sustainable GDP

AfriHeritage has called on the Nigerian government to formulate policies that will help sustain the recently released debased Gross Domestic Product (GDP) so as to meet the aspirations of Nigerians,…

Lagos eyes farmlands in northern Nigeria – Commissioner

In a bid to increase its self-sustenance in food production, and despite its lack of arable land, the Lagos State Government on Thursday said it plans to acquire farmlands in…

NPA commends APM Terminals on ISPS Code

Ever imagined that a port terminal in Nigeria can be more compliant with the implementation of the International Ships and Ports Facility Security (ISPS) code than port terminals in some…

ANLCA president moves to consolidate achievements

National President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Olayiwola Shittu, has promised to reach out to the National Assembly in Abuja with a view to get ANLCA a…

USAID votes N16.2b for cowpea research in Nigeria, two others

The United State Agency for International Development (USAID), on Thursday, in Accra, Ghana, announced plans to spend $10 million (about N16.2 billion) for extension of beans project from 2014 to…

NACCIMA signs MoU with Namibia Chamber of Commerce

By Phillip Oladunjoye  / Senior Correspondent Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), the apex Business Association in Nigeria, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Namibia…

NCPC inaugurates anti-corruption unit

The Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), John Kennedy Opara has inaugurated a seven-man Anti-corruption and Transparency Monitoring Unit (ACTU) to ensure transparency, accountability and efficiency in…

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