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    Comptroller General Customs, Hameed Alli   A Joint Special Taskforce of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 13 Jerry cans of 25 litres and six Jerry cans of 10 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) concealed in two caskets by suspected smugglers heading to neighbouring countries. According to the Public Relations Officer, Ogun 1 ...
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    The Senate Joint Committee on Navy, Marine Transport and Finance on Wednesday, asked the Director-General, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ( NIMASA) Mr Dakuku Peterside, to appear before it unfailingly on Thursday after walking out his representative. Dakuku had failed to appear before the panel but was represented at the  hearing by the Principal ...
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    Apapa tanker gridlock The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it will soon commission two transit parks at Lillypond and Tin can Island Second Gate to end gridlocks in Apapa area and enhance effective port operations. A statement by NPA Spokesman, Adams Jatto, said Dr Davies Sekonte, Executive Director, Marine and Operations, told a maritime stakeholders ...
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    The Federal Government says it will continue to embark on meaningful projects that will attract development to the Niger Delta. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said this on Saturday at the maiden matriculation ceremony of the Nigeria Maritime University (NMU). The programme was held at the temporary site of the institution in Kurutie, Warri South-West Local ...
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    A cross-section of maritime stakeholders on Tuesday in Abuja contended that infrastructure deficit and non-enforcement of maritime regulations were part of the challenges hampering the sector’s development. They argued this point at a dialogue organised by Integrity Organisation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), and ActionAid Nigeria, themed: Nigerian Regulatory Framework in the Transport Sector. In his ...
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      DG, NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside,   The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, has urged all the maritime agencies to cultivate the benefits of the Blue Economy concept through creativity, innovativeness and collaboration. Mustapha gave the advice during the 70th Celebration of the World Maritime Day, themed, ‘International Maritime Organisation ...