Ships & Ports

The unresolved alarm over imported explosives at Apapa Port

Two weeks ago, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) raised an alarm over explosives on board a merchant vessel, the Feng Kang Shan, that...

I love Nigeria, I no go lie, but… 1

I am naturally, an incurable optimist. Therefore, I see quantity of liquid in the glass cup as half-full rather than half-empty, as per the perspective of the folks on...

On the controversial contract between NIMASA and GWVS on Nigeria’s maritime domain security

Before stakeholders could commend the President Goodluck Jonathan penultimate week over the withdrawal of a bill that was seeking the establishment of a Maritime...

Did They Know It Was Christmas? 2

(Cont’d From Last Week) Suleiman’s words to the protesters offered so much promises and hopes. But promises are merely just promises; and in the reign of the; until...

Did they know It Was Christmas? I

On a certain Monday last year, a few days to Christmas, precisely Monday, December 19, 2011, the NPA House, the Corporate Headquarters of the Nigerian Ports Authority...

24-hr ports operations and the Nigerian situation

Agencies of government in the maritime industry, notably the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), have put structures in place,...

Oh, No, Not Again!

Coming on the heels of the recent week-long national strike against the deregulation of the downstream sector of the Nigeria petroleum industry, the picketing of certain...

Why Abdullahi must have his changes @ NPA

With every sense of modesty, but as have become near-routine, SHIPS & PORTS DAILY yet again scored another major scoop Tuesday, January 15, 2013, “… the...

Reign of stability at Shippers’ Council

Stability in the leadership has never been a constance in the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).Rather, the Agency has contended with recurring...

When the VW Race Touareg dominated Dakar

This is some dummy copy. You’re not really supposed to read this dummy copy, it is just a place holder for people who need some type to visualize what the actual copy...

New era begins in Argentine club football, for now

Epsum factorial non deposit quid pro quo hic escorol. Olypian quarrels et gorilla congolium sic ad nauseum. Souvlaki ignitus carborundum e pluribus unum. Defacto lingo...

Summiting Yosemite’s Dawn Wall, Climbers Make History

This is some dummy copy. You’re not really supposed to read this dummy copy, it is just a place holder for people who need some type to visualize what the actual copy...