22 Jul 2020
The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS), has expressed concerns over the planned reintroduction of pre-destination inspection at the nation’s ports.
21 Jul 2020
The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), has criticised the planned concession of scanning machines at the port to foreigners. Vice-President, ANLCA, Kayode Farinto, in a chart with journalists...
1 Jul 2020
Clearing agents under aegis of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), have bemoaned the arbitrary demand notice slammed on importers, as they now face several bottlenecks...
1 May 2020
Port operations were disrupted yesterday when clearing agents under the aegis of Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) embarked on a warning strike and withdrew their cargo clearance services temporarily.
29 Apr 2020
“The imported rice was poisonous because before coming into the country, it must have spent a minimum of five years in the silos.
27 Mar 2020
There are growing concerns that traders who have cargoes in the seaports may be incurring huge demurrage, as their business remained shut to avoid the spread of novel coronavirus.
18 Mar 2020
There are indications that vessel congestions will worsen at the Lagos seaports, as the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) placed ban on the usage of barges to convey containers in and out of the ports.
29 Jan 2020
Worried that Nigeria operates the costliest seaport in the West African region, occasioned by duplicity of functions, Minister of State Transportation, Gbemisola Saraki, has unveil plans to overhaul operations at the ports.
27 Dec 2019
The Federal Government has been urged to urgently direct vessels on the Lagos, Port Harcourt, Onne anchorages to other seaports, to avoid looming congestion.
11 Dec 2019
Stakeholders in the maritime sector have called for Federal Government’s intervention to make the seaports situated in the Eastern parts of Nigeria to be more attractive for port users.
10 Dec 2019
Freight forwarders have issued a threat to down tool in the next 21 days, if the Federal Government failed to resolve the bottlenecks associated with accessing the seaports.
4 Dec 2019
For the fourth time, Nigeria has failed to clinch the coveted Category ‘C’ seat on the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council.