Tag: transportation

Buhari Advocates for Improved Ports Infrastructure for African Countries

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has Advised African countries to improve on ports infrastructure and utilise all natural maritime endowments to facilitate trade. Buhari made the plea ... Read More

INEC Concludes Planning Stage on Logistics Ahead of 2019

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commision (INEC) Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Thursday met with heads of security agencies, logistics experts, transport unions and other stakeholders ... Read More

FRSC Certified 15 Transport Companies for 2017 Transport Safety Standard in Enugu

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 24, 2018

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) on Thursday issued certificates to 15 transport companies in Enugu for meeting the requirement of the Transport Safety Standardisation ... Read More

ERGP Focus Labs will deliver quick results to Nigerians – Udoma

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning, says the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Laboratories will deliver quick and fast ... Read More

FG to Provide 100 Wagons to Improve Cargo Haulage – Amaechi

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 30, 2017

The Federal Government says it will procure 100 locomotive wagons to aid the evacuation of goods from the ports by the railway. Transport Minister Chibuike ... Read More

FCT Police Arrests Suspect, Calls For Vigilance When Boarding Taxi

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2017

The FCT Police Command has advice residents to be vigilant when boarding taxi as means of transportation to their respective destinations. This was stated in ... Read More

Lagos State Government Considers 293 Proposals

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2017

The Office of Special Adviser to Lagos State Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode on Overseas Affairs and Investment has considered a total of 293 investment proposals since ... Read More

Completion of The Abuja Airport Runway A Clock-Work Precision

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2017

The timely completion of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, runway that paved the way for the re-opening of the airport, after a six-week closure, ... Read More

No cabal in fertiliser value chain – Ogbeh

Abdul Jimoh- January 26, 2017

Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Thursday in Abuja says there is no cabal in ... Read More

President Buhari Pays N72b To China For Lagos-Ibadan Railway

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 24, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government has released N72 billion counterpart funding for the construction of Lagos-Ibadan modernisation railway project. ( NAN) The Minister of ... Read More

FRSC to Prosecute School Owners Who Failed to Register Fleet

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 24, 2016

The Sector Commander of the FRSC in Ekiti, Mr Ismail Kugu, on Wednesday said the commission would prosecute any private school owner who fails to ... Read More

Survey Indicates Increase In Tomato Prices In Lagos

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

A survey carried out by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shows that the prices of tomatoes have increased in most markets in Lagos, on ... Read More

Rebuilding Of North Eastern Communities Affected By Insurgency Gets Significant Boost

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2016

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says hope is rising for the return of millions of internally displaced Nigerians to their homes and communities as the planning ... Read More

Ministry Of Transportation Seeks To Explore Maritime Sector To Derive Revenue

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2016

As the nation desperately seeks other revenue sources, the Minister of Transportation says the Federal Government is disposed to exploring the opportunities in the maritime ... Read More

Coaches For Abuja-Kaduna Rail Project to Start Test-Run On March 31 – Amaechi

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2016

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said coaches for the Abuja-Kaduna Rail Modernisation Project have arrived Lagos and will begin test-run by March 31. He disclosed ... Read More

Modernisation Of Nigeria’s Railway Transport System On Course – Transport Minister

Henry Solomon- March 8, 2016

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, reiterates Federal Government's efforts and commitment at transforming the country's rail transport system. He made the declaration at the ... Read More

Federal Government To Reconnect Railway With Sea Ports – Amaechi

Henry Solomon- February 23, 2016

Rotimi Amaechi , Minister of Transportation (Photo: Internet) The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi has said that the Federal Government will re-connect the country’s ... Read More

President Buhari Arrives Saudi Arabia

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari is in Riyadh, ahead. of the crucial bilateral talks on oil price stability with King Salman Bin AbdulAziz Al Saud and other ... Read More