The Lagos State Government Wharf Landing Fee Collecting Authority has announced that it has approached the State Assembly for an upward review of the wharf landing fee, which is collected on all imported goods
There are indications that multiple checkpoints and extortion of truckers are pushing importers and other investors to neighbouring countries’ ports, thereby depriving Nigeria of the opportunity to earn income.
The Seaports Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) has expressed the willingness of its members to increase their investments at the ports.
Determined to resolve anomalies affecting smooth cargo clearance from the seaports, the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) 100 per cent
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has sought the support of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in curbing the activities of extortionists and other forms of illegalities along the roads
Freight forwarders under the aegis of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) 100 per cent Compliance Task Team, have threatened to shut down ports’
Every year, Nigeria’s trade deficit expands, not only because of production challenges but mostly due to ports infrastructure and limited access to the ports due to bureaucracy
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.
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.
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.
3 Dec 2021
The Customs and Excise Department, no doubt is significant in implementing government’s export and import policies; and thereby generating revenue for the Federal Government
4 Sep 2021
Kenya’s dominance in athletics in Africa and at the world level has been attributed to the country’s stronghold in school sports. Unlike the situation in Nigeria