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Fake travel agent docked for N265,000 visa fraud

Police arraign truck driver for reckless driving

A 43-year-old truck driver, identified as Solomon Eze, was on Friday arraigned before an Apapa Magistrates’ Court for allegedly causing damage to a truck belonging...

Kim Young-choon, South Korea's Minister of Oceans and Fisheries

Denmark, South Korea to cooperate on e-navigation

Denmark and South Korea have decided to expand their cooperation to maritime navigation. As informed, the two countries will jointly collaborate in the field of...

UASC launches new transatlantic service, orders 3,500 reefer units

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has launched a new transatlantic route with a North Europe-US East Coast (NEU1) service, and ordered 3,500 reefer containers. The new...

WMU signs MoU with MPA Academy, Singapore

The World Maritime University last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with MPA Academy, the training arm of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore...

Photo: A fallen container

A container that fell on a commuter bus in Mushin, Lagos yesterday.

Iranian Navy foils two pirate attacks in one week

Iranian naval forces have thwarted a pirate attack targeting one of the country’s oil tankers while underway in the Bab-el-Mandeb strait. The attack took place...

Oakland container terminal reopens

The Oakland International Container Terminal resumed with yard and gate operations on Thursday, after dismissing longshoremen who refused to work due to a dispute over...

129 dead after boat capsizes on Lake Tanganyika

At least 129 people drowned when a passenger ship capsized on Lake Tanganyika in the southeast of Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a new official death toll...

ICS responds to migrant crisis with guidelines for large scale rescue operations at sea

In response to the continuing crisis in the Mediterranean, necessitating commercial ships to rescue tens of thousands of migrants and refugees during 2014, the...

‘Maritime dev’t key for economic transformation’

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has said the goals of global economic development could not be achieved without shipping or maritime development. Mr. Koji...

Sri Lanka committed to fight sea piracy

Sri Lanka says it will continue to play a role in anti-piracy operations until it is completely eradicated from the Indian Ocean and Gulf of Aden, in order to provide...

September 23 Front Picture

Chairman Audit of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Prince Ozor Chukwurah and ANLCA National President, Prince Olayiwola Shittu during the...