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FG to reduce cost of fertilizer to cut down price of rice

By COMFORT NJIONYE Minister of Budget and National Planning Udoma Udo Udoma has disclosed that the Federal Government is working toward reducing the price of fertilizer in order to cut down the price of locally produced rice. The minister disclosed this on Wednesday when he featured on a television current affairs programme on the 2017

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We Will Ensure That Nigerians Benefit From Shipping – NIMASA DG

By ORU LEONARD    …as Agency receives Award of Public Organization of the year 2016 The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency will ensure that Nigerians benefit optimally from shipping and also assured that the maritime domain will be

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Egina FPSO Will Enhance Our Safety Regulatory Capacity – NIMASA DG

By ORU LEONARD   The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has said the on-going construction of the multi-billion dollar Egina Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) project will increase the knowledge base of NIMASA as a safety Administration and enhance its regulatory capacity. The

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Nigerians Lost N2.19bn To Fraud In 2016 – Report

By COMFORT NJIONYE A report by the Nigeria Electronic Fraud Forum (NEFF), which was on Wednesday showed that electronic payment space transaction fraud rose by 82 percent in 2016 with an estimated N2.19 billion lost to cyber criminals. The annual report for 2016 titled: “A Changing Payments Ecosystem: The Security Challenge”,  noted that “the

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