Category: Issues

Apapa Gridlock: NSC, FRSC Sign MoU on Standards for Truckers
News, Shipping Development

Apapa Gridlock: NSC, FRSC Sign MoU on Standards for Truckers

admin- June 4, 2021

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to set standards for truck owners ... Read More

Illegal Fishing: Ibom Deep Seaport to Save Nigeria $70m
News, Shipping Development

Illegal Fishing: Ibom Deep Seaport to Save Nigeria $70m

admin- May 31, 2021

The Ibom deep seaport located in Ibaka, Mbo local council of Akwa Ibom State would save Nigeria approximately $70 million that would have been allegedly ... Read More

NPA to Resolve Truck Call-Up Challenges
News, Shipping Development

NPA to Resolve Truck Call-Up Challenges

admin- May 28, 2021

The Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has assured port users of the authority’s commitment to speedily resolve all teething ... Read More

OVER 100 FEARED DEAD IN BOAT MISHAP
Maritime Safety, News

OVER 100 FEARED DEAD IN BOAT MISHAP

admin- May 27, 2021

Tragedy struck on Wednesday when a boat conveying over 180 passengers capsized with over 100 of the passengers feared dead. The boat was said to ... Read More

NIGERIA, CAMEROON MOVE TO COUNTER PIRACY IN GULF OF GUINEA
Maritime Security, News

NIGERIA, CAMEROON MOVE TO COUNTER PIRACY IN GULF OF GUINEA

admin- April 27, 2021

THE Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, and the Inter Regional Coordination Centre, ICC, Yaoundé, Cameroon, have formed a partnership to galvanise regional and ... Read More

Pirates board cargo ship off Ghana
Maritime Security, News

Pirates board cargo ship off Ghana

admin- February 2, 2021

An ultramax bulker named Rowayton Eagle has been boarded by a group of pirates some 200 nautical miles of the coast of Accra, Ghana. The ... Read More

Court rejects ship hijackers’ statements
Maritime Security, News

Court rejects ship hijackers’ statements

admin- February 2, 2021

The office of the Attorney-General of the Federation on Monday failed to persuade a Federal High Court in Lagos to admit in evidence statements it ... Read More