KEY FACTS ABOUT THE PROPOSED NEW GENERAL MULTIPURPOSE NATIONAL IDENTITY CARD

1. The new National ID Card is a single, convenient, and General multipurpose card (GMPC) , eliminating the need for multiple cards—not three. 2. The...

Bobrisky Sentenced to Six Months imprisonment for Naira Abuse

Justice Abimbola Awogboro of the Federal High Court, sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Friday, April 12, 2024, sentenced Idris Okuneye, a.k.a Bobrisky, to six...

Weldon , Comptroller Jaiyeoba Tells Apapa Customs Scanning Officers

By Innocent Orok The Customs Area Controller of Apapa Customs Command, Comptroller Babajide Jaiyeoba ,has commended the officers of the Non Intrusive Inspection Technology Unit...

LAGOS TILAPIA FISH DEATHS: DREDGERS ASSOCIATION THREATENS LEGAL ACTION AGAINST FISH...

By Innocent Orok For publishing false narratives and accusing it member, Renecon Limited of causing the deaths of tilapia fish at Epe area of Lagos...

AU- IBAR to Formulate Comprehensive Blue Economy Strategy for Nigerian –...

By Innocent Orok The Federal government is teaming up with the African Union (AU) through the African Union – Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources (AU-IBAR)...

EFCC to Arrest Schools, Hotels, Others Demanding Payments in Dollars

By Innocent Orok The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to apprehend hotels, schools, and other establishments that dare to demand payment in...

EMEFIELEGATE: EFCC Arraigns Emefiele for Alleged $4.5bn, N2.8bn Fraud

The Lagos Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), on Monday, April 8, 2024, arraigned the former Governor of the Central...

RESTRUCTURING: CBN Sacks 40 Senior Staff

By Innocent Orok The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has proceeded with its staff restructuring by terminating the employment of 40 individuals, primarily from the...

Boat Mishaps: WABOTAN Trains 147 Boat Skippers in Lagos

...NIWA, NIMASA, LASWA Commends WABOTAN , Pledge Full Cooperation By Innocent Orok In order to curb the recurrence of boat accidents on the Lagos waterways, the...

REVENUE BOOM: Apapa Customs Collects N489bn in Q1, Surpasses 2023 Figure...

By Innocent Orok The Apapa Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has collected N489,614,095,022.15 as total revenue for the first quarter of 2024, which is...

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE AMENDMENTS UNDER THE NEW...

1. Student Loans Act, 2024 sufficiently resolved the challenges highlighted in 2023 Student Loans Act and includes the following amendments: • Establishes the Nigeria Education...

My Fears for NANTA and Nigerian Travel Sector – Erelu Funmi...

Erelu Funmi Rotiba is an amazon of many parts. She worked her way up the ladder in the industry, deaf to envious critics, generous...

The Zeecheus in Tourism

By Frank Meke Sometimes, I do marvel at names and their meanings. Though there are certain symbolic importance attached to names, particularly in Africa, even...

FIRST QUARTER : CUSTOMS HITS N1.3TRILION REVENUE COLLECTION, 572 SEIZURES

By Innocent Orok The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Wednesday said it collected a total of N1.3trillion in the first quarter of 2024.The figure according...

WATERWAYS TRANSPORTATION: A Voyage With NIWA’s Seabus

By Innocent Orok The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) through its Lagos Area Office has introduced a luxury and leasure traveling experience that will give...

NSC Revenue: Port Consultative Council Supports Collection of Freight Stabilization Fee

By Innocent Orok The Nigerian Port Consultative Council (NPCC), has declared its support for the Nigerian Shippers' Council's move for self collection of one percent...

CBN New Recapitalization, Nigeria’s Top 5 Banks Can’t Meet Up

By Innocent Orok Nigeria's top five banks are facing a N1.5 trillion deficit in meeting the new capital requirement set by the Central Bank of...

INSIGHT :Brain Drain Hits Hard, Cripples Igbobi Orthopaedic Hospital

… As Outpatients Resort To Sleepovers to access Scarce Services. The National Orthopaedic Hospital Igbobi Lagos (NOHIL) is barely limping along, as it contends with...

TCIP Customs Sensitizes Officers, Stakeholders on Current Trends in Management of...

The Nigeria Customs Service, Tin-can Island Port Command, has organised a lecture on the current trends in cargo management at the port. The lecture,...

Compt. Shuaibu Cautions border Communities against Jungle Justice

By Innocent Orok At the Ogun 1 Command, Idiroko border of Ogun State, the Inter-Agency Border Security Forum chaired by Comptroller AB Shuaibu, the helmsman...