NIMASA Boss Underscores Importance Of Human Factor In Shipping …Tasks ILO to Consider Geopolitical Peculiarities in Reviewing Labour Convention

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr Dakuku Peterside has underscored the importance of human factors to successful shipping, pointing out that it is one of the most important elements in achieving competitive edge and safety in the maritime industry. According to a statement form NIMASA, Peterside, made this known […]

Governor Wike Expresses Satisfaction With Construction Of Largest Shopping Mall In Port Harcourt

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the construction of West Africa’s largest supermarket in Port Harcourt underscores the importance of Port Harcourt as an investment destination Speaking after inspecting the ongoing construction of Next Shopping Mall at the Trans-Amadi area of Port Harcourt on Thursday, Governor Wike stated that his administration will […]

Indonesia to Build Refinery in Nigeria

The Federal Government’s plan to attract investment in modular refineries as part of efforts to boost local refining capacity has started gaining momentum with an Indonesian firm, PT Intim Perkasa Nigeria Ltd, a subsidiary of PT Intim Perkasa, Indonesia, indicating interest to build a refinery in Nigeria. Mr. Adi Hartadi, the Head of Investor Relations […]

5 Takeaways from Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun’s Speech at the #NSEBloomberg Event in Lagos on Friday June 16, 2017

1.Nigeria has one of the lowest tax-to-GDP ratios in the world — Ghana (16%), South Africa (27%), and OECD Average (34%). Only 214 individuals in Nigeria pay 20 million Naira (c.US$65,000) or more in tax annually. 2.In the last 12 months (i.e. in #Budget2016), the Buhari Administration has spent 1.2 trillion Naira on infrastructure. On […]

Peterside urges professional bodies to support government progammes

Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has urged professional bodies in the country to support government programmes aimed at revamping the nation’s economy. This charge was given when members of the Lagos State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) led by the Chairman Olusegun […]