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Cabotage waivers: House queries Transport Ministry, NIMASA

The House Committee on Marine Education and Administration, has queried the Federal Ministry of Transportation and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA),...

We’ll beam searchlight on Dana Air, others – FG

The Federal Government has said that it would beam its searchlight on Dana Air and other airlines operating in the country to ensure that...

Seaplane transportation: Bayelsa, Bristow Helicopters sign MOU

The Bayelsa Airlines has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Bristow Helicopters, to provide quality aviation services in the state. Speaking at the signing...

Ibadan – Kaduna railway project: FG approves $6.7bn

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved 6.7billion dollars for the construction of Ibadan-Kaduna standard gauge railway project. Addressing State House correspondents on the outcome...

Why we are constructing Maradi – Kano rail – Ameachi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has saud that the Nigerian government was constructing a rail line to link Kano with Maradi in Niger...

Shipping body urges stakeholders to patronise digital technology

The Director-General, Nigerian Chamber of Shipping (NCS), Obiageli Obi, has urged stakeholders to ensure they operate more on digital technology to achieve the mandate...

Low investment in infrastructure is a disaster to the economy, experts say

Low tax revenue, huge obligatory spending and higher local currency debt amounting to 350 per cent, have been adduced as some of the reasons...

Delayed Lagos-Ibadan rail project: Amaechi gives explanation

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has broken the silence on why the Lagos-Ibadan-railway project has not been completed despite successful commencement. He said that...

FAAN deploys 10 surveillance vehicles at Lagos airport

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), has deployed 10 additional Hilux patrol vehicles to improve the level of security surveillance on the airside...

Lagos-Ibadan rail: Houses marked for demolition to be avoided – FG

The federal government has marked 14,000 houses in Abeokuta, Ogun state for demolition to pave way for the $1.5bn rail line. Speaking to journalists,bin Ibadan,...