Nigerian Shippers’ Council
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.
NSC woos investors, lending institutions on IDPs, TTPs
Under the programme, the TTPs will be established at special points in different areas in the country along major expressways for the truck drivers to park, rest and refreshen themselves before continuing the journey.
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.