Ships & Ports

Maersk Line dumps Panama Canal for Suez

Maersk Line is set to stop plying through the Panama Canal to move goods from Asia to the United States (US) east coast. The move by the world’s biggest container...

Navy raises the alarm over recruitment syndicate

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has raised the alarm over fake recruitment agencies parading as agencies under the directive of the Navy. This is just as the NN cautioned members...

PIB scales Senate 2nd Reading

The Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has passed a second reading in the Senate, paving the way for it to go to specialist committees to be discussed. The long-awaited bill...

PIB scales Senate 2nd Reading

The Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) has passed a second reading in the Senate, paving the way for it to go to specialist committees to be discussed. The long-awaited bill...

Nigeria’s Bonga crude exports suffer delays

Nigeria’s Bonga crude exports suffer delays … As budget deficit falls, Nigeria saves less oil money Oil traders said last Thursday that Nigerian oil...

Spilt stolen oil blights Nigeria’s wetlands

In a mangrove forest at the edge of a Nigerian swamp, a film of oil shimmers in rainbow colours for hundreds of metres around Royal Dutch Shell’s Nembe creek...

ALLEGED CONTRABAND RELEASE @ TIN-CAN Customs redeploys 665 officers

Determined to check irregularities in the release of consignments at the ports, following the recent alleged release of a container, which content was registered as toys...

Customs launches Nigeria Trade Hub portal

In preparation for it eventual take-over of destination inspection from the three service providers, as their contract terminates in June this year, the Nigeria Customs...

2012: Ogun Customs records 1,084 seizures, Hauls N5.316bn revenue

The anti-smuggling efforts of the Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) last year netted 1,084 seizures, with duty paid value (DPV) of N694,087,462.00...

SHIPPING DEVT: NIMAREX, NSE pledge collaboration

The need to promote potentials of the nation’s maritime industry may have gained a boost with the prospects of fresh collaborations between the Nigeria Stock Exchange...

Minister of Transport, Reps clash over Ports & Harbours Bill

The frosty relationship between Nigeria’s Federal executive and legislative arms of government is taking a turn for the worse, as the House of Representatives is...

As ICPC plans a bad trip to the ports

The Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okono-Iweala, yet again recently expressed her displeasure over the activities of government...