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FG to reconstitute Boards of NPA, NIMASA, Shippers’ Council, others 

The Federal Government has hinted of plans to reconstitute the Boards of Directors of agencies under the Federal Ministry of Transportation (FMOT).  The agencies under FMOT include the Nigerian Ports…

Haastrup bags MWUN Award of Honour

The Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess Vicky Haastrup was on Friday honoured with an award by the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN).  The “Award of…

Deep blue project: Nigeria, Japan sign $2.78m boat deal

Nigeria has signed an exchange of note with Japan for an economic and social development programme involving the acquisition of a high-speed boat to reinforce services for coastal security in…

Customs warns agents against diverting cargo to bonded terminals 

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has asked licensed customs agent to desist from the practice of moving cargo from one bonded terminal to the other without due authorisation.  Customs Area…

Chlorine gas leak kills 12, injures 251 at Jordan port

At least 12 people died and 251 were injured in a chlorine gas leak from a storage tank at Jordan’s Aqaba port, officials and state media reported on Monday. The…

APM Terminals backs FG on Apapa port rail linkage 

Nigeria’s leading container terminal, APM Terminals Apapa has expressed support for the Federal Government’s drive to connect the Apapa Port to the Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail line. The Country Managing…

Transportation Ministry: Workers, stakeholders express confidence in Gbemi Saraki 

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) and other major stakeholders in the maritime industry have expressed confidence in the ability of the Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola…

Gibraltar to auction seized Russian oligarch’s yacht 

A Gibraltar court has ordered the sale of a superyacht belonging to Russian oligarch Dmitry Pumpyansky seized in March under sanctions imposed on Moscow over of the war in Ukraine.…

Biden administration moves against illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing

  The Biden Administration has announced a set of actions to combat illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing that the White House says is significantly contributing to global overfishing and…

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Celebrating a living legend, Captain Olugbemiga Abidoye at 70

    I feel greatly honoured to write about a distinguished gentleman that I regard as a big uncle and a highly impactful mentor. I have known Captain Olugbemiga Abidoye…

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Trade facilitation – Nigeria and the agenda for AfCFTA 

  By Princess Vicky Haastrup  The African Continental Free Trade Area, popularly known as AfCFTA is a free trade area founded in 2018, while its full implementation commenced in January 2021. AfCFTA…

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