United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has launched a new transatlantic route with a North Europe-US East Coast (NEU1) service, and ordered 3,500 reefer containers. The new NEU1 service consists of […]
The World Maritime University last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with MPA Academy, the training arm of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). The MoU, according […]
A container that fell on a commuter bus in Mushin, Lagos yesterday.
Iranian naval forces have thwarted a pirate attack targeting one of the country’s oil tankers while underway in the Bab-el-Mandeb strait. The attack took place yesterday morning and involved four pirate […]
The Oakland International Container Terminal resumed with yard and gate operations on Thursday, after dismissing longshoremen who refused to work due to a dispute over staffing levels the day before, the port […]
At least 129 people drowned when a passenger ship capsized on Lake Tanganyika in the southeast of Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a new official death toll Sunday. “Rescue […]
In response to the continuing crisis in the Mediterranean, necessitating commercial ships to rescue tens of thousands of migrants and refugees during 2014, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has […]
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has said the goals of global economic development could not be achieved without shipping or maritime development. Mr. Koji Sekimizu, IMO Secretary General, explained that […]
Sri Lanka says it will continue to play a role in anti-piracy operations until it is completely eradicated from the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden, in order to provide […]
Chairman Audit of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Prince Ozor Chukwurah and ANLCA National President, Prince Olayiwola Shittu during the wedding ceremony of Chukwurah’s daughter in Lagos […]
L-R: Senior Special Assistant, Maritime Services to President Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Leke Oyewole; Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service, Alh. Dikko Abdullahi; and National President, Association of Nigerian Licensed […]
Comptroller General of Customs, Alhaji Abdulahi Inde Dikko (left) and some senior officers when the CG visited the Apapa Area Command yesterday.