Government plans new security architecture as sea crimes persist
This might definitely not be the best of time for Nigeria’s maritime industry as the spate of piracy on the Gulf of Guinea continues to pose threat to national earnings from seaborne trade.
NPA shifts blame for lapses in cargo clearance, wants agencies under single window
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) should not be solely blamed for lapses in cargo clearance at the nation’s seaport, Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman has said.
NPA beats NIMASA to win 2018 Maritime Cup
The Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) defeated the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to emerge winner of the 2018 edition...
Amy Jadesimi is the CEO of LADOL, a $500 million Industrial Free Zone in Lagos. A commissioner for business and sustainable development commission, she has an MBA...
FG to conclude ports concession review agreement by December
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has disclosed that the review of ports concession agreements have reached advanced stage and would be signed in by December.
28 ships expected at Lagos ports with petrol, others
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 28 ships are expected to bring in petrol and other goods from Sept. 14 to Sept. 30 at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports.
‘How rail system will save Lekki from congestion’
The extension of a rail system to the Lekki area of Lagos will help the state avert another traffic disaster in the next few years, the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has said. Given the multiplicity of mega projects in the area, such an infrastructure will guarantee sanity and flow of…
‘Infrastructure deficit is big challenge for maritime development’
Ascanio Russo, whose company, PTML, controls a large percentage of the terminal operations in Nigeria, is convinced that the country holds a huge potential for the maritime industry.
‘Lagos generates 0.17 million metric tons of global marine plastic wastes’
Lagos State generates 0.17 million metric tons of global plastic wastes, according to a 2010 data captured in a Wall Street Journal publication of February 12, 2015.
25 ships carrying various products expected at Lagos ports
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), says it is expecting 27 ships to bring in petroleum products, food and other goods from August 25 to August 30 at the Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports. The NPA made this known in its daily publications ‘Shipping Position’ on Friday in Lagos. According to the report, 12 of…