2024 AMSAY Conference: Platforms Communications Appreciates Event Supporters, Plans Courtesy Visits To NIMASA, NPA, Others

Following successful hosting of the 2024 Annual Maritime Students And Youth (AMSAY) Conference also known as ‘A Day With Nigerian Maritime Students’ the conveners, Platforms Communications has expressed  gratitude to various organisations and individuals for their supports and contributions which made the occasion a successful outing.  This is even as the maritime media giants plans…

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Operation Whirlwind Hits Hard On PMS Smugglers, As Operative Makes Significant Seizures

 By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos Barely two weeks after Nigeria Customs Service launched “Operation Whirlwind” – a decisive onslaught against illegal trade of petroleum products across Nigeria’s borders, the Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi, says the Service has started recording massive turnout in curtailing the menace of PMS smuggling across the federation. Addressing newsmen on…

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Comptroller General Of Customs Partners National Defence College To Foster National Security

By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos  The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Bashir Adewale Adeniyi, has pledged to consolidate the collaboration between the National Defence College and Nigeria Customs Service to enhance national security and trade facilitation.  The CGC, while commending the commandant of National Defence College, Rear Admiral Olumuyiwa Olotu, said Nigeria Customs Service holds the college…

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Customs Collaborates FRSC In Enhancing Security, Revenue Generation

 By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Adewale Adeniyi has promised to synergise with the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to provide adequate security and revenue generation. The CGCV stated this while congratulating the newly appointed Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Shehu Mohammed, the CGC noted that NCS is thrilled…

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AMSAY Conference: Stakeholders Proffer Solutions To Challenges Facing Nigerian Maritime Students, Cadets

It was yet another successful outing for Platforms Communications after successfully hosting the 8th edition of the Annual Maritime Students And Youth (AMSAY) Conference on Monday in Lagos where maritime stakeholders, students, professional bodies as well as young and aspiring maritime practitioners gathered to proffer lasting solutions to the myriads of challenges facing seafaring and…

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Bewaji Visits Heads Of Security Agencies Within Ondo, Ekiti Customs Command

By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos In line with the Policy thrust of Consolidation and collaboration of the Comptroller General of Customs,   the Customs Area Controller Ondo/Ekiti Command,  Comptroller Oluyemi Bewaji paid courtesy visit to heads of  security agencies in Ondo and Ekiti states. PLATFORM REPORTERS gathered that the visit began with Nigeria Security & Civil Defence,…

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Customs Board Confirms Appointment Of 5 DCGs, 8 ACGs

By Sylvanus OBASI, Lagos The Nigeria Customs Service Board (NCSB) has confirmed the appointment of five (5) Deputy Comptrollers-General (DCGs) and eight (8) Assistant Comptrollers-General (ACGs) of Customs during its 59th regular meeting.  Platform Reporters gathered that the confirmation meeting chaired by the Honorable Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Mr. Wale…

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NIMASA Unveils Reviewed Minimum Wage For Seafarers

● We Will Promote Equitable Maritime Labour Industry – Mobereola. The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has launched the reviewed minimum wage document for Nigerian Seafarers, developed in line with the provisions of the Maritime Labour Convention MLC 2006. The document, which is for 2023-2025, is a product of a Collective Bargaining Agreement that…

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