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NEPZA boss warns against violation of financial regulations

The Managing Director of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Prof Adesoji Adesugba has warned officials of the agency against violations of financial regulations and inappropriate financial dealings. Speaking while briefing the audit personnel of the agency, the Managing Director, according to a statement by Martins Odeh, Head, Corporate Communications of the …

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774,000 jobs: Labour Minister Ngige apologizes to N’Assembly …As Lawan voids implementation efforts by Ministry

  The Minister of Labour, Productivity and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige has apologized to the leadership of the National Assembly over last week’s face-off between the Minister of State For Labour, Festus Keyamo and the joint Senate and House Committees on Labour, Productivity and Employment. The Minister tendered an apology …

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CACOVID donates N1.4bn medical equipment, additional 26,400 test kits, to boost COVID-19 testing across Nigeria  

The private sector-led Coalition against COVID-19 (CACOVID) has donated N1.4 billion worth of medical supplies and additional 26,400 test kits sufficient to set up six fully functional COVID-19 medical laboratories in the fight against the pandemic. Presenting the test kits and medical equipment at the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, …

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Maritime training: Navy, NIMASA to align curricula   ·  Navy vital to achievement of our mandate – Jamoh

Plans are at an advanced stage to harmonise the training procedures of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Navy for the improved safety and security of the country’s maritime space. This was revealed in Lagos, when the Director-General of NIMASA, Dr. Bashir Jamoh, played host …

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Order probe of over N300bn missing public funds within 14 days, SERAP tells Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has given President Muhammadu Buhari 14 days to “direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN, and appropriate anti-corruption agencies to urgently investigate allegations that over N300bn of public funds are missing, mismanaged, diverted or stolen, as …

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President Buhari Appoints Prof Adesoji Adesugba as MD, Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Adesoji Adesugba as the new Managing Director of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority(NEPZA), a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Trade and Investment. The President’s approval was given in a letter addressed to the Minister, dated 26th June, 2020 and signed …

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 Maritime: Nigeria developing policies to improve seafarers training, certification, remuneration    … Seafarers are Key to Humanity’s Survival, Wellbeing Amid COVID-19-Jamoh … As NIMASA  gives palliatives to Seafarers

Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has disclosed that there are policies in the pipeline to improve the quality of training and certification, as well as remuneration for the country’s seafarers. Jamoh stated this on Thursday in Lagos during a webinar hosted by …

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NNPC produces 218.37 billion Cubic Feet (BCF) of natural gas in March … Records 47 per cent decrease in pipeline vandalism

  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that 218.37 billion Cubic Feet (BCF) of natural gas was produced in March 2020, translating to an average daily production of 7493.65Million Standard Cubic Feet per Day (mmscfd). This was contained in NNPC Monthly Financial and Operations Report for March, 2020, …

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Maritime: Deep Blue Project to secure all anchorage areas – FG 

… NIMASA, NPA agree on wreck removal to ease navigation … Jamoh, Hadiza reiterate commitment to Floating Dock commencing operation July The Federal Government has concluded arrangements to make the Integrated National Security and Waterways Protection Infrastructure, also called the Deep Blue Project, the central security structure for all anchorage areas in …

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