The negative impact of corruption and multiple-taxation is not unrelated to the poor rating of activities in the nation’s ports.In the West Africa sub region, Nigeria is rated as the costliest place to clear cargoes.This could be associated with charges at every point of registration for port users; this definitely affects the price of consumable goods in the country.
I Graduated From Maritime Academy Of Nigeria 5-Yrs Ago — Papi Water Speaks About Himself On Facebook
Papi Water has finally cleared the air concerning his career, and educational background on his Facebook page.The young man whose real name is Baptist Amah has being making headlines recently on some social media platforms in Nigeria because of the way he cooks and eat delicious foods.
A former Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Akwa Ibom State, Sir Victor Antai, has refuted a statement released by his Media Aide that he has rejected President Buhari's appointment.He stated this using his official facebook account, @Victor Antai, today, 21st April 2021.
As the wave of insecurity in the country persists, the United States of America in her latest travel advisory has warned its citizens to avoid some 14 Nigerian state that is rift with terrorism, banditry, and kidnapping.Although it has approved travel to other parts, it urges all the citizens to reconsider travel to Nigeria if possible.
Akwa Ibom, which recently emerged Best Tourism State in Nigeria, has been listed among the areas citizens of the United States should avoid while in Nigeria.In its latest travel advisories, the United States said the security situation in the state – and 13 others – is fluid and unpredictable due to widespread terrorist activity, inter-communal violence, and kidnapping.
Today's Headlines: Another Strike Begins Today; Fulani Hersmen Hack Farmer To Death In Oyo Community
Another Strike Begins Today.Commercial drivers plying the 100 km Gusau-Dansadau road in Zamfara state have gone on strike to protest incessant kidnappings and armed robbery, Daily Trust gathers.The highway stayed empty of commercial vehicles for a fourth day on Thursday as drivers refused to work.
The United States Government in it's latest travel advisories, has warned it's citizens to steer clear of about 14 Nigerian States, due to serious issues of insecurity, namely, terrorism, banditry and kidnapping.Though the American government approved travel to other parts to other parts of the country, it urged it's citizens to reconsider travelling to Nigeria outrightly.
Today's Headlines: Nnamdi Slams Uwazuruike, Says He's On Drug; Ondo Former Deputy Governor Replies Akeredolu Over Government Property
APC Speaks On Viral Zoning list In Circulation. The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that it has not taken a final decision on zoning any office to any zone in the forthcoming 2023 general election.The party made this known in its reaction to a list which was purportedly released by the party on its zoning ahead of its national convention.
Today's Headlines: "I Sacrificed My Parents For Biafra" -Kanu, Rochas Will Be Exonerated -Igbo Group
Naval Chief Speaks The Nigerian Navy new offshore survey vessel, the "NNS LANA", will be a force multiplier in the force’s ability to project naval power for enhanced maritime security in the nation’s maritime environment and the Gulf of Guinea, the Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Gambo has said. Admiral Gambo spoke shortly before the departure of the newest offshore survey vessel and its crew set sail to Nigeria, in a journey expected to last one month. The naval chief noted with great delight
Organized Labour In Taraba Suspends Strike The organised labour in Taraba State has suspended its industrial action declared over the N30,000 minimum wage to workers in the state.
Acting on a very credible intelligence, on 13th April, 2021, Operatives of the Akwa Ibom State Marine Police, Oron, embarked on a sting operation, along Ikang Creek, Oron where they were confronted by sea pirates numbering about thirty-two (32) on board four (4) speed boats, armed with sophisticated weapons.
1.)Gunmen Attacks And Injure Another Nigerian.The traditional ruler was shot on Friday night on his way to a neighbouring community, Ayetoro Ekiti, in the Ido/Osi Local Government Area of the state.he traditional ruler of Ewu Ekiti in Ilejemeje Local Government Area of Ekiti State, Oba Adetutu Ajayi, has been shot by hoodlums.
Seaports are usually regarded as the economic gateway to every nation. They play crucial roles in economic growth, stability and sustainability as the nation relies on ports for exports and imports. In Nigeria, the Lagos Port Complex Apapa and Tin-Can Island Port Complex are the busiest ports linking the nation with the globe for trade, but the influx of ships in and out of these ports also pose opportunities for stowaway and Lagos in among the top 10 cities of the global index of stowaway. While the more deserving
In a bid to ensure continuous growth and safe shipping industry there is need to invest in new technology to tackle cyber attacks and security threat that could be posed at the ports and its environment. Security at the ports is important to the development of a nation’s economy. The government must ensure that threats to shipping industry are reduced or totally eradicated. According to reports in 2020 as seen, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), MSC and CMA CGM both attacked, and port infrastructure
Activities at the AP Moller Terminal (APMT) in Apapa was grounded today over breach of Nigerian content law.This Follows the expiration of the seven-day ultimatum, Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MWUN).Recall that the union had issued a one-week ultimatum to the concessionaire asking it to reverse its plans to outsource security work of the terminal to foreigners.
A state police spokesman confirmed the incident, saying police in Marine, Oron Local Government Area were on patrol after receiving intelligence.He said the speedboat, two rifles and six bullets were recovered from the suspects.Four suspected pirates have been arrested in an exchange of fire with the Marine Police Force in Oron Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State.
Panic As Boko Haram Fighters Burn UN Facilities In Borno, Attack Workers Boko Haram terrorists on Saturday attacked Damasak town in Borno State and burnt United Nations facilities, forcing humanitarian workers to run for their lives.According to SaharaReporters, the terrorists who had the support of the Islamic State West African Province fighters set fire to the UN office and to at least three other international charity organisations contiguous to the UN facility.
Don't loose hope in this life, as there are still good people in this world.No matter how bad your experience with the people you meet may be, just know that there are still good people in this life.
The profound researcher and lecturer from the Department of Communication Arts University of Uyo chapter, Peter Esu has been appointed Head of Department for the first time. Esu who was the founding fathers of the prestigious department succeeded Associate Professor NsikanAbasi Nkana whose regime came to an end last week. During his tenure NkanaAbasi has brought drastic change to taking the department to where it is now. Professor Esu is chairman Akwa Ibom Land use and Allocation Committee has taught for 25
Akwa Ibom state is a state that is located at the South southern part of the country. It is among the state that is called the Niger Delta region, blessed with mineral resources like crude oil that make them one of the richest state in the country. This state is also blessed with beautiful ladies. It is a place where most of our beautiful and handsome actors and actresses are from and we are going to see some actresses from the state. 1. Annie Idibia The beautiful Akwa Ibom born Nollywood actress, Annie Idibia