Why shippers shun Nigeria ports

Nigerian shippers may have moved their businesses out of the Nigerian ports due to complaints of high cost of doing business.

Customs assures on speedy cargo clearance

The Controller General (CG) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hammed Ali (rtd), has expressed the agency’s readiness to ensure speedy clearance of goods at the nation’s ports.

Shippers' Council demands Independent Ports’ regulator

The Chief Executive Officer and Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC),  Hassan Bello, has said that for the presidential order on 24 hours port operations to be achieved, the port economic regulator should be allowed to act independently from any market interest in developing rules

'Nigeria’s half-measures on currency are only half-working

A year after Nigeria scrapped a curren

How NDLEA impounded N225 trillion cocaine, heroine at Lagos ports

No fewer than 15,064kg of cocaine and heroine valued at about N225 trillion have been seized by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Tin Can Island and Apapa ports of Lagos since 2006.

South African communities give Nigerians quit notice

The Nigeria Union in South Africa on Wednesday accused two communities in the country of ordering Nigerians to quit their territorie

Oil settles up before API reports surprise U.S. crude build

Oil prices settled higher on Tuesday after OPEC detailed supply cuts around the world, but the cartel also said overall production rose in May, and crude stayed well below $50 a barrel despite the modest recovery.

How Nigeria govt injected N30b intomining sector development

AP explains: Qatar's ties with Iran, Islamist groups

The political crisis engulfing Qatar stems from accusations by its Arab neighbors that it supports terrorism.

Okowa tasks rice farmers on production

Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged rice farmers to increase their production to meet the needs of Nigerians.

The governor made the call at Akwukwu-Igbo during a town hall meeting with people of Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State.