Tag: import

ItunuoluwaMay 12, 2017

Trump triumphs: China allows US imports of beef and poultry

by Itunuoluwa Adebo The United States and China have agreed to take action by mid-July to increase access for US. ...

AzeezMarch 28, 2017

Customs intercept N242.6m smuggled drugs

The Nigeria Customs Service on Tuesday disclosed that it had intercepted truckloads of smuggled imported drugs worth over N242.6m. According ...

AzeezFebruary 7, 2017

Nigeria will stop importation of petroleum products by 2019 – Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu has said Nigeria will stop the importation of refined petroleum products by ...

ToluJanuary 5, 2017

Analysis: The Federal Government’s recent import duties hike leaves us very confused

by Mark Amaza On Monday, the Federal Government announced that it had raised import duties on what it termed as ...

ToluDecember 31, 2016

Fact Check: Dear Godwin Emefiele, Nigeria doesn’t spend N1trillion on rice and wheat imports annually

by Ezinne Ajoku It was reported that Godwin Emefiele, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, speaking last Thursday ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 9, 2016

Opinion: How agriculture and trade can drive Nigeria back to wealth

by Chiemezie Okeke-Ojiudu Nigeria is a diverse and rich nation; one with raw potential, human capacity, natural resources, fertile land and ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 9, 2016

Ships have arrived at Lagos ports with more petrol

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has revealed that Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos are expecting about 28 ships with ...

Mallam YeroApril 14, 2016

This is how much Nigeria spends to import fuel every 4 months

An average of $1.8 billion is spent – every 4 months – on the importation of Premium Motor Spirit, into ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 15, 2016

Importation of petrol much more cheaper than domestic production – Ibe Kachikwu

Contrary to the belief that domestic refining of fuel would save Nigeria huge sums of money, the Minister of State for ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 7, 2016

Saudi Arabia products banned in Iran

As the rift between the two countries deepens, Iran has banned the importation of all products from Saudi Arabia with ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 21, 2015

Fuel Scarcity: Nigerians are paying for Jonathan’s sins – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said that the immediate past government of Goodluck Jonathan, oil marketers ...

SolaJuly 29, 2014

N4.9bn worth of goods passed through Seme Border in first six months

by Jewel Stephen   The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Border, says it has handled exportable goods valued at N4.9 ...

January 14, 2014

Opinion: Is Nigeria a country one should die in?

by Ebenezer Obadare Unless of course such people happened to be involved in a fatal air or road crash or ...

September 11, 2012

Too little, too late: Capital Oil faults presidential committee report, describes it as ‘indefensible’

by Akan Ido Capital Oil and Gas, one of the companies indicted by the Presidential Committee on Verification and Reconciliation ...

June 1, 2012

Enjoying your imported rice? It’s 10 years old

by Stanley Azuakola As you take another spoonful of rice today, here’s something you should know. An investigation by one ...

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