September 2, 2014

General Manager, ENL Consortium, Mark Walsh (left), handing over the key of a brand new patrol van donated by the company to the Apapa Command of the Nigerian Police Force, to the Commissioner of Police, Western Ports, Kayode Aderanti at ENL's Head Office in Apapa, Lagos yesterday.

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Akwa Ibom acquires 14,900 hectares of land for seaport

Akwa Ibom government on Friday said it had acquired 14, 900 hectares of land for the take-off of Ibaka Deep Seaport in Mbo Local Government Area of the state. The state governor, Godswill Akpabio, made this known in Uyo when the chairman of ...

NDLEA arrests 4,511 drug suspects in six months

Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Ahmadu Giade, said on Sunday that the agency arrested a total of 4,511 suspected drug traffickers and 47,422.678 kilogrammes of narcotic drugs between January and June 2014. This is ...

SHOCKER: Customs says PAAR is not a final document

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has identified dishonest attitude of importers who under-declare their imports in a bid to short change the government as one of the reasons why the Pre-Arrival Assessment Report (PAAR) is not a final document ...

Feature

Is Ghana becoming a piracy hot spot?

  • September 1, 2014

Two recent attacks have raised concerns that Ghana could be turning into a hot spot for piracy and armed robbery at sea. On Friday, 26 July, the ...

Periscope

Proudly Nigerian

  • September 1, 2014

I am beginning to think that our country is not at a dead end after all. I have always been a die-hard optiminst and I know that Nigeria will be ...

Interview

‘90 percent of vehicles cleared through Seme border now pay duty’

  • September 1, 2014

Patrick Ozobialu is the Chairman, Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agent (ANLCA), Seme chapter. In this interview with SHIPS & PORTS ...

Editorial

Evaluating the policy on rice importation

  • September 1, 2014

This should not be seen as trying to make comparison, because around the world, countries work towards striking a balance in their trade; between ...

Foreign News

Maersk and MSC file 2M vessel-sharing proposal with the FMC

  • September 1, 2014

Maersk and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) should know by October 11 whether their collaboration will be allowed to go ahead in the US ...