Economics

MD says reforms have improved port services

Mr Habib Abdulahi, Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), has said that Nigerian ports have witnessed more efficient services and upsurge in cargo throughput because of the reforms in the sector. Abdulahi, represented by Mr Nasir Mohammed, General Manager, Abuja Liaison Office of NPA, made the statement on Tuesday during the NPA day at […]

Nigeria News

Speaker constitutes 15-member ad hoc committee to screen Ambode’s nominees

Mr Mudashiru Obasa Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, has constituted 15-member ad hoc committee to screen Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode’s nominees for appointment into the state Executive Council. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that on Sept. 21, the governor forwarded the list of 36 nominees to the Assembly for screening and approval as […]

Nigeria News

Uwazuruike: United Nations should allow Biafra to be separated from Nigeria

ONITSHA—Leader of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike, yesterday, gave what he termed as genuine reasons the United Nations should allow Biafra to be separated from Nigeria. One of the reasons, he stated, was that the population of the former Eastern state, now South East and part […]

Business

Any insurance company in Nigeria worth its salt should pay claims — Akinboye

Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Standard Alliance Insurance Plc Mr. Bode Akinboye, in this interview elucidates on the giant strides the company is taking to deliver superior services to customers. What is your vision for Standard Alliance Insurance following your return to the insurance industry? Having worked in the insurance industry for thirteen […]