The Federal government is set to improve transportation modes as a way of cutting the cost of production and enhancing the ease of doing business in the country. The Director Press and Public Relations Eric Ojiekwe made this known in statement on Friday in Abuja. TheFact Nigeria reports that this is...
President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the reappointment of Emmanuel Effedua, as the Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria,(MAN) Oron, in Akwa Ibom State for another four years. This was contained in a statement on Monday by the Director of Press and Public Relations of the Ministry of Transportation, Eric Ojiekwe. TheFact...
The Vice Chancellor of Nigeria Maritime University, (NMU) Prof. Emmanuel Adigio has lauded the Rector of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Commodore Emmanuel Effedua (Rtd.) over his outstanding efforts at repositioning the nation’s premier maritime education and training centre to world class in less than 4 years in office. The...
Hope has continued to rise for the Deep Blue Sea Project of the federal government, as the Korean government has offered assistance towards its realisation. Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, made the disclosure, Thursday, when the 1st Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs , Republic of Korea (ROK) , Mr. Choi...
The federal government has approved a Federal Roads and Bridges Tolling Policy and Regulations. The Special Assistant to the President on Digital and New Media, Tolu Ogunlesi, disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement through his official Facebook page. TheFact Nigeria reports that the government made the decision at the Federal...
The Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki, has urged the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to address bottlenecks in the ports for efficient maritime trade in the country. Saraki said this on Friday at the ongoing Ministerial Retreat in Lagos. TheFact Nigeria reports that the minister reiterated that the gridlock...
The Minister of State for Transportation, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, has reiterated the need to fix the Oshodi/Apapa Expressway in order to boost businesses and generate more revenue at the Lagos ports. Saraki said this on Thursday during the Second Phase of 2020 Ministerial Retreat organised by the Federal Ministry of...
Nigeria has bowed out of the Maritime Organisation for West and Central Africa (MOWCA), over alleged non-compliance with the Rules of Procedure regarding the eligibility of candidates nominated for the position of the Secretary General of the organisation. According to a statement on Monday by the Director of Press and...
Country Manager for Bolt, Mr Femi Akin-Laguda, has said that the firm navigated during the difficult period of the COVID outbreak and eventual lockdown in 2020, lost 95 - 98 % of their business during the height of the lockdown and bounced back to being the leader in Nigeria's...
The National Assembly has charged the Federal Ministry of Transportation to strategize ways that would check arbitrary hike on transportation fares during festive seasons. The Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki on Friday, disclosed this in a statement by Eric Orjiekwe, Director Press and Public Relations in Abuja. Saraki...