The Federal Government has promised that it would soon develop enough Inland waterways that would move cargoes by barges to their ports of destinations. The Minister of Transportation, Mu'azu Sambo gave the assurance at the on-going 2022 Ministerial Retreat in Uyo, Awka Ibom State. "We want to make sure that Inland...
The Federal Government has described the Maritime Workers as crucial in boosting the nation’s economy. Minister of Transportation, Engr. Mu’azu Sambo, nade the assertion in a statement issued by the ministry’s Director of Press and Public Relations, Eric Ojiekwe on Friday in Abuja. Sambo who stated this when the President, Maritime...
The Federal Government has insisted that no money was paid as ransom to secure the release of the 23 remaining Abuja- Kaduna train victims. The Minister of Transportation, Engr Mu’azu Sambo stated this on Friday at a press briefing in Abuja. He said,“It is not appropriate to reveal exactly what measures...
The Minister of Transportation, Engr. Mu’azu Sambo, has said the Federal Government would soon officially declare the proposed Ondo Sea Port facility as a Deep Sea Port, to signal commencement of other processes at the facility. The Minister, in a statement on Thursday by the Director, Press and Public Relations...
The Federal government has assured investors of promising return on investment and guaranteed secure environment on partnership with the transportation sector in Nigeria. According to a statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Transportation, Eric Ojiekwe on Wednesday, the minister, Engr. Mu’azu Sambo, disclosed...
The Federal Government is considering the use of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) to reposition the transportation sector in urban cities across the country. The Minister of State for Transportation, Prince Ademola Adegoroye disclosed this on Tuesday when he received the report on “Implementation-Ready Report on National Strategy Development for the...
The Minister of Transportation, Mu’azu Sambo, has said the Regional Maritime Development Bank would commence operation within 90 days. The Minister made this known in a statement on Wednesday by the Director, Press and Public Relations, Eric Ojiekwe. Sambo who received in courtesy the Secretary General, Maritime Organisation of West and...
The Minister of State for Transportation, Prince Ademola Adegoroye, has reiterated the need for media practitioners to play the role of partners in progress with government on policies and programmes aimed at making life better for Nigerians. The Minister who stated this on Wednesday while receiving on a courtesy visit,...
The Federal Government has said resuming the Abuja-Kaduna train service while some of the passengers kidnapped by terrorists during the March 28 train attack are still in captivity, will translate to insensitivity. The Minister of Transportation, Muazu Sambo disclosed this on Wednesday after the Federal Executive Council presided over by...
The University of Technology of Malaysia (UTM) and the Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology (NITT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in support of advancing research collaborations, staff development programs and staff mobility and exchange. This was contained on Wednesday in a statement by the director of press and...