Foundation canvass welfare package for widows
To make widows become self-sufficient and better equipped to take care of their families and in turn grow the economy, the Ajoke Ayisat Afolabi Foundation (AAAF) and stakeholders comprising former deputy governor of Lagos State, Sarah Sosan; wife of Ogun State governor, Olufunsho Amosun; former First Lady, Lagos, Abimbola Fashola, SIFAX Group and other NGOS…
SIFAX partners Bayelsa government on maritime, aviation development
SIFAX Group has concluded arrangement to collaborate with the Bayelsa State Government to develop the state’s maritime and aviation potential.This was revealed during a working visit of the top management team of the Bayelsa Investment Promotion Agency ...
SIFAX Group, NGOs partner to train physically-challenged persons
SIFAX Group has partnered with two non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Initiative for National Growth and Mo Rainbow Foundation, to train physically-challenged children in Lagos. About 70 visually-impaired and 50 children living with the down syndrome benefitted from these trainings.
Foundation takes medical outreach to Ijegun
As part of activities to mark its 10th anniversary, Ajoke Ayisat Afolabi Foundation (AAAF), the philanthropic arm of SIFAX Group, visited Ijegun community in Lagos State...
Bowen University students win Maritime Blueprint competition
For displaying good knowledge of maritime legal practices, Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State, has emerged winner of the 2018 Maritime Blueprint Competition, in which law students from six universities participated.
How high ports charges engender bleak fortunes for Nigeria
Astronomical charges that make Nigerian seaports among the costliest in the world are currently throwing operators and importers off balance, and ultimately jeopardising the fortunes of the nation’s economy. Charges are a critical factor in the cost of doing business at the ports, and apart from the tariffs, levies and taxes, there are also computed…
The Gambia, SIFAX Group sign MoU to build, operate dry port
SIFAX Group, a multinational company with interests in maritime, aviation, haulage & logistics, oil & gas and hospitality, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of Gambia to build and operate a dry port in the country’s capital, Banjul. A dry port (sometimes inland port) is an inland intermodal terminal directly connected…
SIFAX begins plan to digitize Ebute Ojo terminal
SIFAX Group said plans are at advanced stage to install modern IT infrastructure at its new Ebute Ojo Terminal in Ojo Local Council of Lagos State.
Failed roads scaring investors away, says Sifax boss
The Federal Government has been urged to fix all the major dilapidated roads scattered all round the country in a bid to boost the fortunes of the haulage sector.
Sifax consortium stakes $25m to operate Warri Port terminal
Notwithstanding the highest score of 87.84 per cent by Ecomarine consortium, the SIFAX Group-led consortium, Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited with 82.70 per cent score has been declared the preferred bidder to operate Terminal B, Warri Old Port.
Sifax Group backs Real Madrid Foundation’s clinic
The Real Madrid Foundation Soccer Clinic, which first edition holds in Lagos from April 4 to 14 at Grange School, GRA, Ikeja, has secured the support of shipping giants, Sifax. Sifax Group, who is the logistic partners of the clinic, took delivery of the kits and has shipped them to Nigeria. Already, over 700 participants…