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NPA probes fire incident at Lagos headquarters

Ololade Omosan-Agie A fire incident suspected to have been triggered by an electrical surge affected three offices on the 6th floor of the Broad Street wing of the Nigerian Ports Authority Headquarters halted activities at the organisation on Wednesday. Operatives of the NPA Fire Service Department mobilised to the scene …

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ICRC issues business compliance certificate to NIMASA

Ebuka Daniel The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission has issued a Certificate of Compliance for an Outline Business Case for the operation of the Modular Floating Dockyard acquired by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency. NIMASA disclosed this in a statement after the Acting Director General of the commission, Mr …

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NIMASA seeks partnership to combat illegal fishing

Ebuka Daniel The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr Bashir Jamoh, has called for greater synergy between the agency and the Federal Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture to ensure safety of fishing vessels and their operators in Nigeria. This was disclosed in a statement following …

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China Unveils 600kph Train

China has unveiled a maglev train capable of a top speed of 600kph. The maximum speed would make the train, self-developed by China and manufactured in the coastal city of Qingdao, the fastest ground vehicle globally. Using electro-magnetic force, the maglev train “levitates” above the track with no contact between …

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