Category: Interview

Apapa Customs generates N170.4bn in 5 months

Many Customs officers are falling sick due to bad roads — Abba- Kura

  Comptroller Muhammed Abba-Kura is the Controller, Apapa Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service. In this exclusive interview with Shulammite ‘Foyeku, he...

Engr. Greg Ogbeifun.

IMO 2020 sulfur rule does not concern Nigeria — Ogbeifun

  Foremost indigenous shipowner, and Chairman, Starzs Investment Company Limited, Engr. Greg Ogbeifun, in this interview with Shulammite ‘Foyeku, speaks on...

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 also doubles as the spokesman of the joint border security operation. In this...

Safiyanu Mohammed

Why Nigeria has few seafarers on international ships — Mohammed

  Safiyanu Mohammed is the Africa Regional Secretary, International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) with headquarters in Nairobi Kenya. His team, penultimate...

Anti-piracy law will not end maritime crimes in Nigeria — Ogbeifun

Anti-piracy law will not end maritime crimes in Nigeria — Ogbeifun

The immediate past President, Ship owners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), Engr. Greg Ogbeifun, in this interview, speaks on the recent signing of the anti-piracy bill...

Hassan Bello

Nigeria lost $9 billion in crude oil freight to foreign ships — Bello

The Executive Secretary/CEO of Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC), Mr. Hassan Bello, is at present the longest serving maritime agency CEO in Nigeria. In this interview...

Maritime security contract with Israeli firm not transparent — IYC President

Maritime security contract with Israeli firm not transparent — IYC President

Eric Omare, a lawyer, is the President of the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC). In this interview with Shulammite Foyeku, he speaks on the recent rejection of the Nigeria...

How we’re attracting more cargoes to Onne Port – Mirza

How we’re attracting more cargoes to Onne Port – Mirza

Mr. Aamir Mirza is the Managing Director, West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), Onne Port, Rivers State. With over 21 years’ experience in the ports and shipping...

Boniface Aniebonam

Freight Forwarders are tired of giving bribe at the port — Aniebonam 

The founder, National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Dr. Boniface Aniebonam, in this exclusive interview with Shulammite ‘Foyeku,...

Why travellers should wrap their bags at the airport — NDLEA Commander Ahmadu Garba

  Ahmadu Garba is the Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement Authority (NDLEA), Murtala Muhammed International Airport Command, Lagos. In this exclusive interview...

Nancy Freeborn

INTELS has trained and empowered more than 1,000 women — Freeborn 

Nancy Freeborn is the Project Head, Women Empowerment Programme Scheme Synergy (WEPSS), a Corporate Social Responsibility Project of Nigeria’s oil and gas logistics...

Hassan Bello

Freight rate is a function of demand and supply — Bello

The Executive Secretary/CEO of Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Barrister Hassan Bello, in this interview with Shulammite ‘Foyeku, speaks on the council’s...