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Nigerian Shippers’ Council

1 Oct
A Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday, restrained Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and a firm, Fabiola Trading Company Limited, from invading the premises of another firm,
15 Sep
• National Frieght Office, Illela, ready for take-off, says Amaechi Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shipper’s Council (NSC), Emmanuel Jime, has affirmed that the Dala Inland Dry Port (IDP) in Kano State would boost trans-sahara trade and the implementation of Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement. Jime stated this during the inspection of the…
11 Sep
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) says the Dala Inland Dry Port (IDP) will boost trans-sahara trade developments and indeed the African
7 Jul
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have expressed displeasure over the recent increase in tariff by Port and Terminal Operators Limited (PTOL).
19 Jun
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Mr. Hassan Bello, has said that the Council has taken time to ensure that its integrity remains untainted...
16 Dec 2020
The Executive Secretary/Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, has promised to stop extortions at the ports.
27 Oct 2020
The Nigerian Shippers Council and the shipping companies have started deliberation on ways to accelerate the clearing of cargoes from the terminals and collection of same by shippers who were unable to access the ports during weeks of unrest in the country. A statement by Head of Public Relations of the Council, Rakiya Zubairu, disclosed…
21 Oct 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has flayed the non-compliance of shipping lines to the directive by the Federal Government that all export goods leaving the country should carry Nigerian Export Proceeds (NXP).      Chairing a virtual meeting with stakeholders, CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, said an audit by the apex bank revealed that several shipping…
8 Oct 2020
The Federal Ministry of Transportation has commended the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) for promoting the establishment of Vehicle Transit Areas (VTA) and other initiatives...
28 Sep 2020
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, in this interview with SULAIMON SALAU and ADAKU ONYENUCHEYA, highlights the lessons from COVID-19 and how seaports are positioned for better efficiency in post pandemic era. How much has coronavirus pandemic affected Nigerian port operations and what lessons have we learnt? We are still gathering the…
3 Sep 2020
AN international shipping firm, Maersk Line, has halted the Peak Season Surcharge it earlier imposed on Nigerian-bound cargoes from September 1, 2020. Managing Director, Maersk Nigeria, Lara Lana, in a letter to the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), said he has instructed the Commercial Department to stop applying the surcharge from September 1st, 2020.   This is in…
28 Aug 2020
The Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) has stressed the need for government and private sector to embrace smart ports ideology in line with international best practices.      The Executive Secretary, NSC, Hassan Bello, who made this call during a sensitization workshop in Lagos, urged immediate adoption of e-commerce, especially the digitalization of the ports, for…


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