FG mulls deep seaport in Bonny, Warri, Lekki
Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, has disclosed Federal Government’s plans to build deep seaports at Bonny, in Rivers State, Warr, in Delta State, and Lekki in Lagos State.
Shippers’ Council faults exclusion from review of ports concession agreement
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has expressed fears that the ongoing review of the ports concession agreement may not be successful unless it is involved in the process. The Executive Secretary, NSC, Hassan Bello, who disposed this on the sideline of the Sub-regional workshop on Ports Concessions in West and Central Africa and…
Amokachi counsels youths on benefits of iBetNigeria
Former Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Daniel Amokachi has hailed the coming of iBetNigeria into the sport betting business, saying the company’s uniqueness and honesty would empower Nigerian youths. Amokachi, who was unveiled recently as the new iBetNigeria Ambassador, said he had to put his integrity and reputation on line by agreeing to be the company’s…
NIMASA pushes for single data window for faster economic growth
The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said the Agency is pushing for a single data window system for all activities in the Nigerian maritime sector.
Shippers’ Council, NPA’s intervention halts truck owners’ strike at Lagos ports
Sequel to the intervention of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), and Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the truck owners and driver have suspended their six day old strike at Lagos ports.
‘There is no comprehensive piracy law in Nigeria’
Adjudicating on admiralty or maritime matters was a herculean task for Nigerian judges as well as lawyers who appear before them until the Nigerian Shippers Council...
Stakeholders chart path to efficiency of Kaduna dryport
Major stakeholders in the maritime industry are in Lagos, to chart a path to efficient utilisation of the Kaduna Inland Dry Port (KIDP), being the first inland port in Nigeria.
Shippers urge NPA, NSC to halt multiple charges at Nigerian ports
The Union of African Shippers’ Council (UASC), has enjoined the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) to urgently look into the issue of proliferation of charges at Nigerian ports.
NAGAFF hails Customs’ N95.7bn revenue in August
The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Friday commended the Nigeria Customs Service (NSC) for generating a record revenue of N95.7 billion in August.