As’tele Hangout 3.0: Nigeria's creative art forms showcasing society

Tosin and Esther in a performance
On its third edition, As’tele Hangout has added its voice to the rest of the ‘talking society’ through dances, traditional poetry (ewi), spoken word, drumming and several other creative arts, to showcase the realities of society today.

Customs Airport Command hands over seized $50 million USD to EFCC

…Declares N29 bn revenue collected in six months

The Murtala Mohammed Airport Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Friday announced the seizure and handing over of 50 million United States Dollars to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), as witnessed by the operatives of the Department of State Services in Lagos. 

UK presents Clean Maritime Plan

The UK government has published the Clean Maritime Plan, an ambitious plan to cut pollution from the countrys maritime sector.

Customs Revenue: Tin –Can Command collects over N179.2 bn in six months

... Handles 150,930.7 metric tons of export 

The Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday said it generated a total revenue of N179.2 billion between January and July 10th 2019. 

Photo News: ACP Bode Ojajuni visits Rotary Club Ikoyi

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Bode Ojajuni, who is in charge of  Area A, Lion Building, Lagos, visited the Rotary Club Falomo, Ikoyi as Guest  Speaker on Security and kidnapping, Thursday morning.

ACP Bode  Ojajuni(Middle), to his   Right is Rotarian Peter Nwaochei, the Vice President, on the extreme left is the former President, Rot. Ndubuisi Okaro and to his  immediate left is the current President, 
Rotarian Julie Nkanga.

Photo News: WIMA visits NPA HQ

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (middle), the Director General, Nigeria Chamber of Shipping, Obiageli Obi (left), President Women In Maritime (WIMA, Nigeria) Hajia Bola Muse (right), during a working visit on the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos.

US Trade Agency to fund design, feasibility of Starzs Shipyard expansion

…Project incorporates shipbuilding, ship repairs & ship breaking

Engr. Greg Ogbeifun, CEO, Starzs Group

The Starzs Group dream project on its shipyard expansion has attracted a promise for funding the initial design and feasibility, courtesy of the United States Trade Agency.

League of Maritime Editors writes N’Assembly, EFCC over House Committee’s shoddy oversight functions In CRFFN, seeks fresh probe

The League of Maritime Editors and Publishers has written the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabimiala, over a shoddy oversight function carried out by the immediate past House Committee on Ports, Harbour and Waterways (PHW) chaired by Hon. Pat Asadu on the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) early last year, demanding a fresh probe to unravel the truth.

Customs ordered to pay N5.5bn to importer over seizure of 90 containers of rice

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday ordered the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to pay an importer the sum of N5.5 billion damages for seizure and detention of 90 containers of imported rice.