Nigerian Shippers’ Council
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...
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.
‘Sector’s operators need unambiguous laws’
For Nigeria to keep pace with the global standard in trade facilitation, the need for the Federal Government to simplify and avoid ambiguous laws in the maritime sector has been stressed. In view of this, stakeholders in the maritime industry have therefore called for the establishment of a strategic compliance management committee to monitor and…
Nigerian Shippers’ Council sheds litigations burden
It was a big sigh of relief for the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), as the ports economic regulator scaled through two weighty litigations against Seaports Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), and the shipping companies in separate judgments.
Inland dry ports bring economic diversification alive
The Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC’s) initiative of developing seven inland dry ports across the country has been described a critical move to bring alive the economic...
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.
INTELS offers scholarship to 66 physically challenged persons
The Management of oil and gas logistics giant, INTELS Nigeria Limited, has taken its community support a notch higher by offering full scholarships to about 66 physically challenged persons.
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.
‘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.
Articulated vehicles snub government, block major roads
Notwithstanding the directive by Lagos State Government barring container trucks and petroleum tanker vehicles from driving and parking indiscriminately on Lagos roads, articulated vehicles have remained adamant and in fact caused more terrible gridlock at the seaport area.