Ships & Ports

ANLCA boss, Shittu, bares fangs, sacks top aide over agents’ P/H Monday confab

ANLCA boss, Shittu, bares fangs, sacks top aide over agents’ P/H Monday confab • May sanction ex-President, Elochukwu The National President, Association of...

Trailer crushes NPA worker at Tin-Can Port

Tragedy struck yesterday morning at the Tin-Can Island Port Complex (TCIPC), Apapa, Lagos, when an articulated truck crushed an elderly man, simply identified as Baba to...

Nigeria to be net exporter of refined sugar by 2016 – Aganga

Nigeria may, by 2016, emerge a net exporter of refined sugar products, going by the pace of development on the commodity’s refineries in the country. The development...

NIMASA alerts on dangers to navigation on Escravos waters

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has warned shipowners, ship operators, masters of ships, boat operators and ship agents of danger posed...

MARAN mourns loss of colleagues

The Maritime Reporters’ Association of Nigeria (MARAN) has expressed its heart-felt grief over the death of three members of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ)...

Jukwe, Aniebonam at loggerheads again over CRFFN status

Founder, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Dr Boniface Aniebonam, and Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Council for the...

ANLCA, NAGAFF boycott freight forwarders meeting

Members of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) and the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) were yesterday...

Using God to cover-up non-performance

It was Mrs. Margaret Onyema-Orakwusi, Chairman of the Nigeria Maritime Expo (NIMAREX) Planning Committee that invited me to the formal launch of the autobiography of...

Of parochial interests and the Nigeria Customs

The story is told of a then Minister–to-be-of-the Federal Republic of Nigeria, who took a “night flight” (night luxury bus service) to Abuja to meet up with the...

EMERGENCY FEC MEETING: Transport Minister, others retain positions

EMERGENCY FEC MEETING: Transport Minister, others retain positions … As Jonathan fails to announce cabinet shake-up There is hope of continuity at the Bukar...

Corruption Risk Assessment Report throws ports into panic

Corruption Risk Assessment Report throws ports into panic …Agents flee Nigeria The Corruption Risk Assessment Report in Nigerian Ports presented at a stakeholders...

Concessionaire pulls out of Lilypond terminal over poor business

Bonded terminal operations in the country, which had been faced with survival struggles owing to bad business, may have suffered yet another major setback at the...