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Germany imposes hefty fine on ship violating open-loop scrubber ban

Germany imposes hefty fine on ship violating open-loop scrubber ban

  Authorities in Germany have imposed a record fine to a Marshall Islands-flagged...

Indian assents to Hong Kong Convention

Indian assents to Hong Kong Convention

  India’s Union Cabinet has approved a proposal for the accession to the Hong Kong...

Maersk Tankers to grow managed fleet by 11 ships

Maersk Tankers to grow managed fleet by 11 ships

  Danish tanker owner and operator Maersk Tankers is set to add eleven tankers to...

Senate approves MTEF, raises oil benchmark to $57

CSOs urge NASS to probe $195m maritime security contract

  Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) has urged the National Assembly to...

Senate rejects NDDC nominee 

Senate passes bill to increase VAT to 7.5%

  The Nigerian Senate has passed the Finance Bill.  The bill, which was presented...

Seafarers, boat operators lament lack of toilet facilities in Rivers 

Seafarers, boat operators lament lack of toilet facilities in Rivers 

  As Nigerians celebrated World Toilets Day yesterday, the sanitary state of the...

Three navy ships held by Russia return to Ukraine port

Three navy ships held by Russia return to Ukraine port

  Three navy vessels that Moscow seized last year and handed back to Ukraine have...

Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Court jails three stowaways

  An Apapa Magistrate’s Court sitting in Lagos on Wednesday slammed a one-month...

Four docked for stealing items worth N.7m at Apapa port

Man allegedly steals 16,339 litres of diesel 

  A 41-year-old man, John Ogbo, was on Wednesday arraigned before an Apapa...

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EDITORIAL

Border closure and unintended consequences

Border closure and unintended consequences

  The recent closure of Seme Border, the popular Nigerian border with Benin...

Customs to commerce electronic cargo tracking in 2019- Ali

Customs endless recruitment exercise

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on April 17, 2019 opened its portal for the recruitment...

Rotimi-Amaechi

Amaechi’s unfinished business in the maritime sector

  Honourable Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi is one of the cabinet members in President...

INTERVIEW

Engr. Greg Ogbeifun.

IMO 2020 sulfur rule does not concern Nigeria — Ogbeifun

  Foremost indigenous shipowner, and Chairman, Starzs Investment Company Limited,...

Rice: Customs rejigs anti-smuggling strategy

Border closure will enhance AfCFTA — Attah

  Joseph Attah is the Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Customs Service. He...

Safiyanu Mohammed

Why Nigeria has few seafarers on international ships — Mohammed

  Safiyanu Mohammed is the Africa Regional Secretary, International Transport...

REPORTS

Group lauds NPA for addressing Apapa gridlock

The hidden culprits of Apapa gridlock

  To the average Nigerian, the traffic nightmare notoriously known as the ‘Apapa...

Trading remains restricted at Seme border on third day 

Maximising gains of border closure through import duty reduction

  There is no doubt that Nigeria’s border closure, especially the Benin-Seme...

South African Foreign Affairs Minister, Naledi Pandor

Pandor’s audacious Insult on Nigeria

  Amidst the brewing diplomatic row between Nigeria and South Africa sparked by the...

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OPINION