Shippers’ Council faults exclusion from review of ports concession agreement
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has expressed fears that the ongoing review of the ports concession agreement may not be successful unless it is involved in the process. The Executive Secretary, NSC, Hassan Bello, who disposed this on the sideline of the Sub-regional workshop on Ports Concessions in West and Central Africa and…
Shippers’ Council, NPA’s intervention halts truck owners’ strike at Lagos ports
Sequel to the intervention of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), and Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the truck owners and driver have suspended their six day old strike at Lagos ports.
Shippers’ Council charts path to workers’ welfare
For Nigerian employees to meet future financial challenges, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has enjoined workers to embrace co-operative...
‘There is no comprehensive piracy law in Nigeria’
Adjudicating on admiralty or maritime matters was a herculean task for Nigerian judges as well as lawyers who appear before them until the Nigerian Shippers Council...
High expectations as transport commission bill awaits presidential assent
Immediately the Senate passed the National Transport Commission (NTC) Bill in March this year, all hopes were high, with expectations that the commission will herald new dawn in the much-troubled transport sector.
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 and optimism for emerging infrastructure
Francis Ugwoke writes on the transport infrastructure decay, its effect on trade facilitation and the expectation that the Inland Dry Ports, Truck Transit Parks and rail...
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...