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FREED: Abducted Maritime Workers, others regain freedom

Through the intervention of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) fire power using the newly deployed Deep Blue Project assets equipment eight Nigerians, among them five members of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) kidnaped by gunmen in Rivers State waters on Monday have regained their freedom. The release of the abducted travellers, which occurred on Saturday ...

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NIMASA’s CSR: Benue State Communities Receive Empowerment Items

By Innocent Orok The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has donated empowerment items to displaced victims of insurgency in Obi and Oju Local Government Areas of Benue State. Presenting the items which includes motorcycles, tricycles , sewing machines, welding machines, grinding machines, hair dryers, hair clippers, generators and complete sets of Make Up Artists kits, the Director General ...

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NDLEA Chairman appoints Sarat Braimah, NIWA Area Manager Ambassador

By Innocent Orok Engineer Sarat Lara Braimah, Lagos Area Manager of National Inland Waterways Authority ( NIWA) has been appointed as Ambassador of war against Drug abuse, by Brigadier General, Buba Marwa (Rtd), Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency ( NDLEA). At brief ceremony, held at NIWA Lagos office at CMS Marina, the NDLEA boss stated that Engineer Sarat Braimah ...

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Runsewe commends Gov. Oyetola on Osun Adire Day fashion

By Innocent Orok Director General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) Otunba Segun Runsewe, says the reawakening of cultural fashion by Osun state governor, Gboyega Oyetola, deserves national accolades. From August 27, 2021, Governor Oyetola has made it compulsory for all public and civil servants to wear the Osun state variant of local Adire fabric, known as “Adire Eleko” ...

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By Innocent Orok The Deputy Secretary General of the United Nations, Hajia Amina Mohammed, has commended the efforts of the Minister, Niger Delta Affairs Ministry, Senator Godswill Akpabio, on the continuous peace in the Niger Delta region, saying, “we must continue to invest in peace and not take it for granted,” Mohammed, a former Minister of Environment, before her international ...

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Emmanuel Jime resumes as new ES of Nigerian Shippers’ Council

By Innocent Orok Emmanuel-Lyambee Jime yesterday officially resumes as the new Executive Secretary and Chief Operating Officer ( CEO) of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) at the Abuja office of the NSC. Jimi replaces Barr. Hassan Bello who just left the Council after successfully completing his two tenures of eight years in office. President Mohammedu Buhari approved his appoinmet to ...

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FG vows to battle peddlers of Substandard products in Nigeria

By Innocent Orok The Federal Government has vowed to deal decisively with both foreign and local merchants of life threatening products in the country in other to stop their quest of making Nigeria a dumping ground for such goods Government warns such fraudsters who produce and distribute substandard goods in the country to desist from their heinous acts, or face ...

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Stories of Court Striking out ANLCA Case is false – Farinto

–– Threatened legal actions against peddlers of fake news. By Innocent Orok The National Vice President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Dr Kayode Farinto has described as false and mischievous the story published by some online medium that Court has strike out fake affidavit filed by the association’s NECOM. Farinto described such stories as unprofessional and imagination ...

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