8 ships with petrol, other commodities arrive Lagos ports

Eight ships conveying petrol and other commodities have berthed at Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said Friday. The Agency said in its daily publication, Shipping Position, that the vessels were already discharging their consignments at the ports. According to it, one of the vessels is discharging base oil. It said that seven ships were discharging buckwheat, container, general cargo and frozen fish.

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Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim set to improve scheme

Brig.-Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, the newly appointed Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) officially assumed duty on Friday as the 18th director general, with a five-point agenda to improve the scheme. Ibrahim, while receiving the mantle of leadership from the former NYSC boss, Maj.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, at the NYSC Headquarters, Abuja, said top on his agenda is utilising the potential of corps members. The new Director General assured that he would continue to build on the successes and achievements of the former director general by continuing to pursue a technologically-driven…

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Re-appointment of Emefiele excites BDC operators

The Association of Bureau De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), on Friday said that the reappointment of Mr Godwin Emefiele as the CBN Governor for another term will sustain stability in the foreign exchange market. ABCON’s President, Alhaji Aminu Gwadabe said this while reacting to the re-appointment of Emefiele for another five -year term by President Muhammadu Buhari, in an interview with our reporters in Lagos. “The reappointment of Mr Godwin Emefiele is a good foundation to continuous foreign exchange market stability. “The ABCON Exco and its entire members nationwide…

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