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Lagos govt seals Chisco, Ifex, GUO, Peace other transporters’ offices 

  Lagos State Government on Tuesday sealed off the premises of Chisco Transport, Ifex Express Limited, GUO Transport, and other major commercial transport operators in Jibowu area of Yaba, Lagos. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Olufemi Salami, acting on the approval of the Acting Commissioner for Transportation, Anofiu Elegushi, said the move

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Govt subsidy makes NCAT the Cheapest Place to Train, Rector says

Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Rector, Nigerian College of Aviation Technology, Zaria (NCAT), Capt. Abdulsalam Muhammed , disclosed that against popular opinion of the school being expensive, NCAT is the cheapest place to train anywhere due to the government subsidy. The Rector who disclosed this in an interview during the International Civil Aviation Organization,World

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Senate approves Buhari’s $5.5 billion external loan request

  The Senate on Tuesday approved a $5.5 billion external loan request by President Muhammadu Buhari. The president had in a letter on Tuesday October 10 sought the Senate’s approval for $3 billion external loan and $2.5 billion Eurobond or Diaspora bond in the international market. Mr. Buhari explained that the bonds would

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Maritime university kicks off in Delta, Buhari increases grant to N5bn

  The Maritime University, located at Okerenkoko, Delta State, has now commenced full academic activities. This is as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved an increase of the take-off grant from N2b earlier announced to N5b. The grant has already been included in the 2018 budget presented to the National Assembly earlier this week,

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NIMASA to enforce strict observance to regulations

As IMO Commends Agency’s Regional Search and Rescue Coordination   Oru Leonard,Abuja   The Director General of the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has restated the Agency’s commitment towards the enforcement of strict safety regulations at sea, in order to ensure the protection of Marine Environment and Safety of

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Blue Economy: World’s Fastest Growing Sector- NIMASA DG

-Oru Leonard, Abuja   …Charges Nigerian Investors to Take Opportunity The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has charged Nigerians to key into the opportunities afforded by the Blue economy stating that it is the fastest growing sector in the world with enormous business potentials. According

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