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Letter of Commendation on SON Product Identification Mark

A letter of commendation has been sent off by the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders to the Standard Organisation of Nigeria. It reads:

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders
(NAGAFF) wishes to send this letter of commendation to you and your entire
management on the proposed introduction of the Product Authentication Mark
(PAM) which is SON’S initiative to “knock-out” sub-standard products from
the Nigerian market.

Your proactive and novelle initiative we believe
will in no small measure ensure that the Nigerian market for both locally
manufactured and imported goods conform to standards that will go a long
way to safeguard the lives and properties of the people of this country.

We also commend you for the gestation period you have given before this
initiative kicked off.  This we believe is very critical to enable all
concerned to adjust to the initiative of best practices.

We implore you to carry out a lot of sensitization to Nigerians esp…

Atiku Jumps Off APC

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...Destination Unknown The former Vice President of Nigeria Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has taken another stride off the All Progressive Congress. The right hand man of former President Olusegun Obasanjo who has been described by the Governor of Kaduna State Alhaji El Rufai as a serial defector finally wrote another bomb resignation letter this time to its present incubator, the All Progressive Congress. The statement, titled: “Statement of resignation of His Excellency Atiku Abubakar (Waziri Adamawa) Vice President of Nigeria, 1999-2007 from the All Progressives Congress,” reads in full… “On the 19th of December, 2013, I received members of the All Progressives Congress at my house in Abuja. They had come to appeal to me to join their party after my party, the Peoples Democratic Party, had become factionalized as a result of the special convention of August 31, 2013. “The fractionalization of the Peoples Democratic Party on August 31, 2013 had left me in a situation where I was, with sever…

Hadiza Usman Felicitates With First Female RTG Operators In Nigeria

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Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has expressed pride and confidence in the special ability of the women folk in an effort to enhance the Maritime Industry and improve the Nation’s Economy through incursion into areas supposedly dominated by men. Speaking at the Tincan Island Container Terminal Ltd (TICT), the Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman eulogized Matilda Adeniran, Tina Onwudinwe, Abiola Adegoroye and Mary Ajayi who became the first set of professionals in the whole of Africa to be trained in the Operation of Rubber Tyre Gantry (RTG) (A specialized Cargo Handling Equipment). Usman poured encomium on the them for being champions who are able to work effectively in a new environment and that the sky is indeed their limit. The Managing Director of TICT, Etienne Rocher had earlier in his statement asserted that his company has set a record of training the first set of Nigerian ladies, who can successfully operate the Rubber Tyre Gantry (RTG) in the whole of Africa an…