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October 2017

Healthy Living

Maritime Safety

Commuters seated and kitted with life jackets on a boat ride on Lagos water

L-R: Assistant  Comptroller General of Nigeria Customs Service, Abdulkadir Azarema, Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ali (rtd) Deputy Comptroller  General, Enforcement, Investigation and Inspection, Aminu Dangaladima and Area Controller of Tin Can Island Port, Yusuf Bashar inspecting the fresh round of 470 pump action riffles at Tin  Can Island Port in Lagos last week.            INSET: Some of the seized arms


Some of the suspected- to –have-been- smuggled Toyota Hilux Pick-Up vehicles paraded by Customs On Friday in Abuja 

Some of the exotic bullet proof cars seized from Kefiano Motors by Customs in Abuja last week.

The ongoing Apapa road reconstruction in fron of Area B police station on Thursday Last week.


Oil & Gas

Yobe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Gaidam (Left) and the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Maikanti Baru discussing oil exploration in inland basins in Abuja last week.

Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal (Left) in a discussion with the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Maikanti Baru. Hydrocarbon exploration in Sokoto State was top among their discussions.

Coast To Coast

One of the MSC ship’s that was affected by last week’s storm at Durban Port that killed one person and grounded three ships 

Maritime Education

Madame Aribot Aissala, DG. Port Autonome de Conakry, Chairman (NPA) Board of Directors Emmanuel OlajideAdesoye, Managing Director(NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman, Secretary General,(PMAWCA-AGPAOC) Michael A. Lugude, PMAWCA Woman’s Network Coordinator, A. Lawson and other delegates,  at the annual women conference which held  in Lagos last week.

Cadets of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron