Category: Editors Pick

Armed robbers invade ship at Takoradi anchorage in Ghana

Armed robbers invade ship at Takoradi anchorage in Ghana

Some armed men have robbed a chemical and oil products tanker at the Takoradi anchorage in Ghana, carting away valuable items from its store, according to security...

Nigerian Navy detains ship for ‘suspicious movement’

Nigerian Navy detains ship for ‘suspicious movement’

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder on Tuesday said its operatives arrested a motor tanker, MT Arowolo, over the vessel’s alleged ‘suspicious movement’ around...

Shippers’ Council asks freight forwarders to ignore unauthorised police activities  

Shippers’ Council asks freight forwarders to ignore unauthorised police activities  

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has asked freight forwarders operating at the nation’s seaport to ignore unauthorised policemen that are involved in the illegal...

Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo: If we stick to our agenda, we’ll see significant improvements

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Monday assured Nigerians that they will witness “significant improvement” in two years if the government...

Taiwan ports to enforce 0.5% sulphur cap from 2019

IMO 2020: Nigeria and Impending freight hikes

January 1, 2020 will mark the full implementation of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 regulations reducing sulfur oxide emission from 3.5 percent m/m...

efcc

EFCC officials seize N54m at Maiduguri airport

Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have seized N54 million at the Maiduguri International Airport in Borno State.  The commission said...

Malta charges 3 African teenagers for hijacking ship on Med Sea

Malta charges 3 African teenagers for hijacking ship on Med Sea

Three teenagers from Africa rescued in the Mediterranean Sea have been charged with hijacking a commercial tanker to force it to change course to Malta. The Turkish...

Danish group dumps plan to sell Maersk Supply Service

Danish group dumps plan to sell Maersk Supply Service 

A.P. Moller-Maersk on Friday said it has decided to retain full ownership of Maersk Supply Service, its offshore marine services business, citing difficult market...

Donald Trump

Trump threatens to shut border with Mexico soon 

U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to shut the border with Mexico in the coming week, if the southern neighbour failed to prevent migrants from reaching and crossing...

Hameed Ali

We don’t use juju to fight smugglers — Customs 

The Coordinator, Zone A of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Assistant Comptroller General Kaycee Ekekezie has asked Nigerians to disabuse their minds about the...

Hadiza Bala Usman

ISO certification: NPA concludes training of Port Managers

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is gradually inching towards getting the International Standard Organization, ISO 9001:2015 Certification as it concludes training for...

Migrants hijack merchant ship off Libya

Migrants have hijacked a merchant ship which rescued them off the coast of Libya and it is now heading towards Malta, Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini and...