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Collaborate with state govts, host communities, Federal Govt. urges mining operators

  The Federal Government has urged operators in the mining sector to collaborate with state governments and the host communities in order to ensure that revenues accruing from mining activities are in consonance with government’s overall diversification plans. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, called for …

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Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc assures of safety of customers’ funds, investments; Insists on zero tolerance for fraud

 Leading insurance company, Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, has reassured that it has zero tolerance for fraud and would do everything to ensure the safety of customers’ funds and investments. Reacting to an online publication that alleged unethical practices going on in    the company, a statement by Ellen Offo, Head, Corporate …

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Three more roundabouts to be removed in Lekki next week – Ambode …Says Ajah Flyover ready by May

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday assured that his administration will complete the ongoing construction of Ajah Flyover by the end of May 2017, just as he revealed the plans of government to remove three more roundabouts in the Lekki-Ajah corridor to ease vehicular movement. Governor Ambode, who …

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SERAP to Buhari, Osinbajo: Investigate mob attack on Amnesty International

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called on both President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to “urgently instruct appropriate authorities to promptly and thoroughly investigate apparently sponsored and coordinated attacks against Amnesty International Office in Nigeria, and ensure the safety and security of its staff.” …

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NIMASA to be rebranded; Hosts Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) conference April

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA,  in conjunction with the International Maritime Organization, IMO, will  organize the 3rd conference of the Association of African Maritime Administrations, AAMA, from April 19  to 21, 2017. The conference, which holds at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria , has as its …

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Dangote Group to launch fundraising for The Africa Center in New York City (ASK your questions LIVE to Aliko Dangote and Halima Aliko Dangote)

  Aliko Dangote and Halima Aliko Dangote will host an online press conference on Thursday, March 23 at 14:00 GMT  Halima Aliko Dangote was recently appointed the President of The Africa Center in New York City (www.TheAfricaCenter.org) with the major responsibility of raising capital for the Center. The goal is …

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NIMASA, UK School target sea time for 400 Nigerians – Cadets thank President Buhari, pray for him – Peterside applauds Nigerian’s performance in South Shields Marine School

  The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has again struck a new partnership with the South Shield Marine School at the South Tyneside College, South Shield, Newcastle in the United Kingdom, to provide sea time opportunities for about 400 cadets of the agency’s sponsored Nigerian Seafarers Development Program …

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NLNG positioned to grow into global shipping leader-Capt Okesanjo.

Nigeria LNG Limited’s (NLNG)shipping operation is relying on the strategic deployment of skills and technology to power its transformation into a global maritime industry leader. This view was expressed by Captain Temilola Okesanjo, the company’s General Manager Shipping while delivering a presentation titled- NLNG- Global player in the Chartering Market, …

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