NPA to deny rickety trucks access to ports 

  The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said it has commenced the implementation of minimum safety standards…

Ports reject Evergreen containership after Captain died of COVID-19

    Evergreen containership Ital Libera, whose Master died of COVID-19 is diverting to Europe as…

Brazil bans foreign crew from disembarking at its ports

  The government of Brazil has restricted the arrival in the country of foreign seafarers working…

China makes jab available at 11 ports for Chinese crew

  China’s single-dose Covid-19 vaccine from CanSino Biologics (CanSinoBIO) will be available at 11 Chinese ports…

Australia bans ship from its ports

  The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has handed down an 18-month ban to Panama-flagged bulk…

Union threatens to shut ports over IOCs’ refusal to employ its members

  Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Federal Government…

FG bans NAFDAC, NDLEA, others from individual cargo inspection at ports

  The Federal Government said has banned all agencies from conducting individual cargo inspection at the…

Nigerian river ports and Amaechi’s verdict

  Last week, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, again stunned the maritime sector with some…

Egypt shuts six ports due to bad weather

  Egypt has closed five Red Sea commercial ports and one fishing port because of high…

Britain’s retail industry demands probe of disruption at ports

  Britain’s retailers and food manufacturers have called on lawmakers to urgently investigate ongoing disruption at…

Senators hijack Customs’ function, detain 500 containers at ports

  No fewer than 500 containers laden with various cargoes are currently stranded at the Lagos…

China opens 10 ports to crew changes

  Ten Chinese ports will resume foreign crew change operations with certain requirements in place, taking…

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