The sorry state of the ports scanners has continued to raise concerns among stakeholders, who insist that the Federal Government must probe the events that led...
Usman seeks quick passage of bills on sector
The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala-Usman, has urged the National Assembly to pass the Ports and Harbours Bill, National Transport Commission Bill...
Crude tanker market hit hard by OPEC’s output cut
The predicted influx of new tonnage, combined with the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ (OPEC) production cap and lower levels of refinery throughput are hitting hard on the crude tanker vessel market.
Importers kick against transfer of containers to Ikorodu terminal
Importers under the aegis of the Nigerian Importers Integrity Association (NIIA), has described as unnecessary the move to transfer long-standing (overtime) containers to off-dock facilities especially the Ikorodu Lighter Terminal....
Nigeria’s shipping traffic in downward trend
The critical issues at Nigerian ports appear to be impacting negatively on the seaports’ activities as recent statistics indicate that the shipping traffic is nose-diving.
NPA partners FRSC on road worthiness of vehicles entering ports
The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has given March 1 deadline to the Federal Road Safety Commission ( FRSC) for enforcement of Minimum Standard of Safety and Road Worthiness....
Tin –Can Island Port 2 Customs revenue jumps by N274.9m in January
Mr Godwin Andishu, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) for the command, gave the figure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
Tanker deliveries hit record high in January
Crude oil tanker deliveries reached a record high in January as 5.5 million dead weight tonnage (dwt) of the capacity entered the fleet this year, representing an increase of 220 per cent from January 2016.
Nigeria jostles to join 20 other nations on single window platform
The much anticipated single window platform appears to be on the verge of becoming a reality as the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), take a giant stride...