NPA Workers Petition Buhari, Say MD Breaches Federal Character In Recruitment Process

Apparently dissatisfied by the alleged back door recruitment embarked upon by the Management of the  Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), some concerned workers of the organisation have called for Federal Government’s intervention in the controversial employment process. The petition, dated 28th December, 2017, and copies made available to journalists was tagged, “Request for investigation into the allegations…

Customs FOU Generates N5.9bn In 2017, Warns Importers Against Smuggling

The Customs Area Controller (CAC) of the Federal Operations Unit (FOU), Zone A, Compt Mohammed Uba Garba has warned Importers and smugglers to desist from bringing banned items into the country. He stated this yesterday in a press statement made available to journalists yesyetday by the Public Relations Officer Of the unit, Jerry Attah saying…

Anxiety As Aviation Unions Vow To Shut Airports Over Concessioning

There is palpable tension in the nation’s aviation sector as workers in the aviation sector yesterday gave the Federal Government a 15-day ultimatum to suspend plans to concession airports nationwide. The workers, under the aegis of Air Transport Service Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) and the National…

Shocker: Buhari Approved N640B Oil Contracts From Sick Bed In London, Baru Indicates

President Muhammadu Buhari was granting approvals for oil deals to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation during the time he was on his sick bed in London – and when he had relinquished presidential powers to his Vice President – the head, Maikanti Baru, has indicated. Mr. Baru said Mr. Buhari approved at least two separate oil…

FG’s Trade Policies Fuelling Smuggling – Don

A university don has expressed disappointment at the Federal Government trade policies placing ban on importation of  items without viable alternative. Speaking over the weekend, Dr Austin Nweze, disclosed that Nigeria government banning import without viable alternative only improves the economy of neighboring countries. Dr Nweze, a university lecturer with Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos said banning…