Nigeria has continued to lose large merchant vessels to neighbouring countries as the inability to develop deep seaports among other challenges scare shipping companies...
The electoral process into the Governing Council of the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) as released by the Electoral Committee established by the Minister of Federal Ministry of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi..
Concerns about the inefficiencies in the country’s ports operations continue as exporters lost about N90 billion in damaged products last year. These have a knock-off effect on the growth of non-oil exports.
Fourteen months after the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NCS) warned bonded terminals in the country to stop imposing illegal fees on shippers and freight forwarders and improve on service delivery and management of cargo...
The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has tasked freight forwarders on the need for a genuine declaration of goods imported.
The immediate past Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Hassan Bello has called the Federal Government and the Central Bank of Nigeria...
As Nigerians still grapple with the rise in inflation, maritime operators have projected tougher days ahead for the country if the government does not address the unfriendly policies affecting players in the sector.
31 Oct 2020
The Committee of Freight Forwarders and Maritime Truck Owners (COFFAMAT) has issued a 48-hour ultimatum to the Presidential Task Team to vacate ports access roads in Lagos State.
26 Oct 2020
Indications have emerged that if urgent steps are not taken, Nigerian ports might witness fresh crises over shipping companies and terminal operators’ plans to slam demurrage and storage charges on cargoes trapped at the ports during the #EndSARS protests.
14 Oct 2020
A former President, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Eugene Nweke, has urged the Board of Council for Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria...
26 Aug 2020
Freight Forwarders under the aegis of National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), have criticised the lack of transparency in the valuation of vehicles by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS).
20 Aug 2020
Federal Government’s failure to provide N8.47 billion scanners, approved two years ago, for the nation’s seaports has forced the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)to resort, 100 per cent, to manual, cumbersome and inaccurate examination of cargoes coming into the country.