Stakeholders chart path to efficiency of Kaduna dryport
Major stakeholders in the maritime industry are in Lagos, to chart a path to efficient utilisation of the Kaduna Inland Dry Port (KIDP), being the first inland port in Nigeria.
Shippers’ Council harps on blue economy
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has restated its commitment to the realisation of the blue economy agenda, in line with the economic diversification policy of the Federal Government.
Shippers’ Council to deploy electronic gadgets for efficient cargo handling
To ease the process of cargo handling in and outside the ports, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has unveiled plans to deploy new electronic gadgets and facilities...
Shippers Council shops for investors for TTP projects
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has commenced arrangements to shop for qualified investors to flag off its ultra modern Truck Transit Park (TTP) initiative across the country.
Institute of Shipping honours Amaechi, Bello, others
Nigerian Institute of Shipping (NIS) is set to honour the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council, Hassan Bello and other top players in the Nigerian maritime and allied sectors with a merit award.
‘We shall soon introduce palliatives to ease business at ports’
The issue of tariff is very important. We need to have a modern tariff system and we are working towards that, at least with the shipping companies. Now, tariff must be scientifically decided. We have to look at many factors.
NSC urges Nigerians to be more export minded
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has enjoined governments at all levels, and major stakeholders to utilise the dry ports as ports of origin to buoy the nation’s export potential.
We’re making port operations, effective, competitive, says Bello
We are looking at putting the transport industry in its right pedestal, where we can say now you can go and lock the oil operations because the transport system itself can finance the budget of this country.
Shippers’ council mulls virtual operations at ports
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) is to engender virtual operations at the nation’s ports, noting that physical contacts and transactions were encouraging corruption, inefficiency and delays within the facilities.