March 5, 2015


EFCC arraigns Captain, 22 others for oil theft

The Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) yesterday took a gang of 20 men including one Captain Daniel Lebile before a Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly dealing in petroleum products without lawful authority. The accused were arraigned ...

Dikko reiterates ban on roadblocks in hinterland

The Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Alhaji Dikko Adullahi, has said that the ban on the mounting of roadblocks and checkpoints by customs personnel in the hinterland within the country is still in force. Abdullahi restated ...

NUPENG urges NNPC to increase supply to Apapa depot

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) on Tuesday appealed to Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to increase the supply of petroleum products to its depot in Apapa. Chairman, South-West Chapter of the union, ...

ANLCA to commence e-voting soon

The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has declared its preparedness to embrace electronic voting in future. This was made known by the Chairman, Association Electoral Committee (ASECO) of the association, Alhaji Mukaila ...

Photo: NCS Governing Council meeting

L-R: Vice President, Nigerian Chamber of Shipping (NCS), Andy Ischei; President, Chief Adebayo Sarumi and former Director General, Ify Anazonwu-Akerele at the NCS Governing Council meeting held in Lagos on Thursday.



When can Maritime Fraud occur?

  • March 2, 2015

A brief inquiry into some of the factors facilitating the commission of fraud in the maritime industry is essential to help businesses guard ...


What goes around, comes around

  • March 2, 2015

I was motivated to write this piece by a friend who recently said that when town predators looking for cheap meals are out to destroy the unique ...


We will invest $3bn in Maersk Line over the next 5 years – Andersen

  • March 2, 2015

On Wednesday 25th February 2015, the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group announced that in 2014 it achieved its highest ever profit of USD5.2 billion, with ...


A perilous journey

  • March 2, 2015

Everyday, thousands of African migrates attempt to cross the Mediterranean Sea into Europe in search of the proverbial greener pasture. Usually, ...