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2 days ago
Following the first-ever successful prosecution of piracy in Africa by Nigeria, the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Ghada Fathi Wali, has applauded Nigeria...
2 days ago
Truck owners and drivers under the aegis of the Council of Maritime Transport Unions and Associations (COMTUA) have threatened the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) with legal action over its refusal to address alleged...
4 days ago
The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sought wider participation of relevant stakeholders in the blue economy project to deepen participation and benefits from the country’s marine resources.
4 days ago
One of the reasons, if not the main reason, the Nigerian maritime sector has not been fully developed is the lack of funds required to finance the various activities in the sector
4 days ago
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has said it is shopping for multilateral agencies that would fund the reconstruction of the Tin Can Island and Apapa ports in Lagos.
4 days ago
The Executive Secretary/CEO of Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Emmanuel Jime, has said that the Federal Government would soon set up a shipping sector support fund
4 days ago
Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) has said importers prefer taking their cargoes directly from the ports than sending them to bonded terminals as they add to the costs of importation.
4 days ago
Port Manager, Lagos Port Complex, Funmilayo Olotu, has said that Nigeria needs more export activities to boost its forex inflow, as it is needed to enhance economic growth and development.
4 days ago
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has said it is supporting the Government of Nigeria to develop a Port Community System (PCS) for electronic data exchange for its sports complex.
4 days ago
The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to fast-track the production of a biometric identity card
12 Jan
The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) has tasked Nigeria and other countries in the Gulf of Guinea region to take responsibility and step up prosecution of suspected pirates apprehended by international navies.
12 Jan
There are concerns about the proposed Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Reform Bill as stakeholders said it negates best practices on administration, control and management of trade/customs.
12 Jan
The Council of Maritime Transport Union Associations (COMTUA) has urged the Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of Police, Zone 2 Onikan, Lagos, Adeleke Adeyinka, to end the continuous extortion of truck drivers along the port access roads in Lagos by traffic officials.

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11 mins ago
The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), has launched 18 patrol boats to curb the activities of smugglers who use the streams and waterways as a safe haven for their illegal trade.
15 mins ago
As party faithful and major stakeholders look forward to the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC), the rank of eminent members jostling for the national chairmanship position has also been a beehive...
17 mins ago
Contrary to the age-long adage, teenage writer, Oluwadunsin Abike Oyewo, has launched her maiden literary work titled, Three Is Not A Crowd.
20 mins ago
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20 mins ago
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