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Crisis festers as Methodist priest allegedly abducted over Enugu monarch’s death

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…Eldest man, Okenwa, village women tell sad stories of late Igwe …It’s not kidnap – Police By Dennis Agbo Before Rev. Okafor was abducted, he had made several efforts to...

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Worries over safety of Enugu Airport

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WE are worried over the conflicting reports concerning the safety of the runways and landing facilities at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu. The airport is being assessed for...

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BPMI inducts 25 new members; holds maiden summit 2019

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The Business Process Management Institute , BPMI, has inducted 25 new members as Honorary Fellows, Fellows, Members and Associates members of the institute, as it holds maiden Summit and Awards...

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N-BA reiterates commitment to deepening Nigeria, Britain bond

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The Nigeria-Britain Association, N-BA, has reiterated its commitment to deepening Nigeria–Britain relationship, as Lagos-based fashion designer emerges winner of the association’s...

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Rising number of empty berths signals lull in shipping

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By Godwin Oritse Activities at the Lagos Port Complex, LPC, may be going through a lull as 24 empty ship berths were recorded on the average last week, giving an occupancy rate of about 54 per...

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Gridlock: Traffic robberies threatening export drive – SHIPPERS

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By Godfrey Bivbere Unless urgent steps are taken, the nation will continue losing revenue accruable from exportation, as criminals now attack and cart away goods meant for export trapped in...

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Nigeria, S/Africa, Ghana, Kenya mull maritime pact

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By Godwin Oritse There are indications that a collaborative maritime administration platform is underway in Africa as the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) says that...

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Truck drivers flout presidential directives, take over port access roads

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By Abigail Ezenwafor Despite Presidential directives ordering task force to clear the port access roads of container laden trucks obstructing free flow of traffic, the truck drivers have resumed...

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NPA talks tough on implementation of BWM Convention

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By Godwin Oritse The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has warned that it would step up inspection of ships calling at the nation’s territorial waters to ensure they discharge their ballast...

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Stakeholders raise concern over harassment of female cadets

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By Kemi Abioye Stakeholders in the maritime industry had raised concern over the harassment of female seafarers, a situation which is causing lack of interest, insecurity and reduction of females...

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Lagos State tops voice, internet subscription list in second quarter of 2018

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By Juliet Umeh Lagos State has emerged the state with the highest number of subscribers of active voice per state in the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics report for the second quarter of 2018....

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Three Start-ups win N3.5m in Visa organised Cashless Lagos Hackathon

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By Prince Osuagwu Three start-ups, Blended, Mavericks solutions and Lagos Pay, have emerged winners in the just-concluded Cashless Lagos Hackathon organised by digital payments company, Visa, in...

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NPA, Terminal operators at war over illegal port charges

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By Godwin Oritse THE Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, is currently at war with some terminal operators over newly introduced charges, which Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, NPA’s boss has warned agents...

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ABODERIN-TALABI: Walking in the footsteps of publishers

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This is the story of the Chairperson, Executive Council, Women in Management, WIMBIZ, Mrs. Olubunmi Aboderin-Talabi. She commenced her publishing career working with Punch Newspapers....

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Dangote lauches BlocMaster for cement moulders

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LAGOS—Builders and other stakeholders have lauded BlocMaster Cement which was formally launched by Dangote Cement Plc yesterday in Kano, describing it as extra strong and the best for block...

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