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Hassan Bello

Shippers’ Council offers clearing agents, port workers free buses rides

  The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has announced that it would be providing free buses to ease movement of accredited clearing agents and port workers...

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FG reduces petrol price to N123.5 per litre

  The Federal Government on Tuesday night reduced the price of petrol from N125/litre to N123.5/litre. Current petrol price indicates a reduction of N1.5 on every...

Marine police enforces ban on boat operations

  The Marine Police have ensured full compliance on the directive that no boat should operate on the waterways in order to curtail the spread of the COVID-19...

Nigerian tests positive to coronavirus in U.S.

Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 139

  The Federal Government on Tuesday announced eight new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total to 139.  “As at 08:00 pm 31st March there are 139...

Port operations will continue during lockdown, says NPA 

  Import and export operations will continue at the ports in Lagos despite a curfew declared on the state by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Nigerian Ports...

Pirates attack tanker off West Africa

Ship escapes pirate attack south of Bonny Island

  Liberia-flagged containership MV Lana escaped pirate attack on Friday while sailing south of Bonny Island, Nigeria. A skiff with six people on board attacked the...

Ghana shuts borders after first coronavirus death

Nigeria COVID-19 cases hit 131

  Nigeria recorded twenty new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) infection on Mo, bringing the total number to 131 nationwide. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control...

Shittu: Why corruption thrives at Nigerian ports 

Shittu: SON’s return to ports will increase cost of cargo clearance

  The immediate past National President, Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Prince Olayiwola Shittu, has faulted moves by the Standards...

Ports to remain open as Buhari imposes curfew on Lagos, Abuja, Ogun

Ports to remain open as Buhari imposes curfew on Lagos, Abuja, Ogun

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday imposed 14-day curfew on Lagos and Ogun States, as well as the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, with effect from 11pm on...

Mohammed Ahmed

APM Terminals Nigeria sustains operations, commits N100m to COVID-19 battle

  APM Terminals Nigeria is maintaining continuity in its operations in Apapa and Onne Ports in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, even as it has earmarked...

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SAN says shipping, port operations vital to containing COVID-19 pandemic 

  The Shipping Association of Nigeria (SAN) has added its voice to calls made by other maritime industry stakeholders on the need for the Federal Government to keep...

Chairman ENL Consortium, Vicky Haastrup

Abule Ado explosion: Haastrup seeks relocation of Apapa tank farms 

  The Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess Vicky Haastrup, has asked the Federal Government to create plan for the...