BY GODWIN OBI The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Agba, has reiterated the commitment of the Federal Government to rid the nation’s maritime domain of sea piracy and other organised crimes. Agba, who was represented by Dr Sampson Ebimaro, Director, Bilateral Economic Cooperation, Ministry of
BY GODWIN OBI The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has confirmed that deaths In Road Traffic Crashes Rose 29% In 2022.The Corps Mashal, Ali-Biu said the corps is determined to bring down the curve of road crashes if only motorists will desist from flagrant violations of traffic regulations, Ali-Biu says.
BY GODWIN OBI Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration And Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Bashir Jamoh OFR has paid a working visit to the Chief Executive Officer of ChannelsTV Mr John Momoh and highlighted the critical role the media plays in nation building. He noted the need for Media owners
BY GODWIN OBI Following the recent administrative shake-up at Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Comptroller Dera Nnadi has resumed duty as the Customs Area Controller at the Seme Border Command. Nnadi, who recently completed an 11-month training at the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPSS), Kuru, Jos,
BY GODWIN OBI The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has issued the selected Primary Lending Institutions (PLI’s) an ultimatum of 72 hours to come up with modalities needed for the disbursement of the $350 million and N16 billion Cabotage Vessel Financing Funds (CVFF). The PLI’s, which include the
BY GODWIN OBI The National Assembly has eaten the humble pie by bowing to the 36 state governors over the refusal of autonomy for local government councils as proposed in the 44 constitution amendment bills forwarded to state houses of assembly for concurrence in March 2022. Meanwhile, the National Assembly has
BY GODDY OBI The Labour Party presidential candidate, Mr Peter Obi, has promised to build a new Nigeria as he took his campaign to Katsina, the home state of President Muhammadu Buhari. He made the promise at the Muhammadu Dikko Stadium on Monday, restating his commitment to restoring peace, fighting
BY GODWIN OBI President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday inaugurated the Lekki Deep Sea Port, Imota Rice Mill, and Bestaf Lubricant at MRS Holdings Company Limited all located in Lagos State. The projects are part of a series of facilities being commissioned by Buhari during a two-day visit to the state.
•Hits N270/N300 BY GODDY OBINWA There are strong indications that the current fuel crisis across the country may worsen in the days ahead with the introduction of a N16 per liter lithering charge., Frontline investigations revealed that the hike in lithering charge has forced some filling stations, especially those operated