Category: Shipping Development

Badagry deep seaport strategic to Nigeria’s maritime, says Jamoh
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Badagry deep seaport strategic to Nigeria’s maritime, says Jamoh

admin- January 7, 2021

Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, says the Badagry Deep Seaport project in Lagos State is a strategic ... Read More

FG grants AMES-Edo dry port provisional licence
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FG grants AMES-Edo dry port provisional licence

admin- January 7, 2021

THE Federal Ministry of Transportation has granted the AMES-Edo Inland Dry Port (IDP) provisional licence as port of origin and destination. This thus gives the ... Read More

43 vessels stuck in Lagos waters
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43 vessels stuck in Lagos waters

admin- December 28, 2020

• As port congestion worsens • Cost of shipping containers rise 600% • Freight Forwarders blame stoppage of container stripping, barge operations • 44 ships ... Read More

Apapa Gridlock Will Disappear By 2021 Q1 – Bello
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Apapa Gridlock Will Disappear By 2021 Q1 – Bello

admin- November 28, 2020

The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Mr Hassan Bello, on Friday said that he was optimistic that the gridlock in Apapa, Lagos State, would ... Read More

NPA to Clampdown on Bonded Terminals over Container ‘Stripping’
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NPA to Clampdown on Bonded Terminals over Container ‘Stripping’

admin- November 27, 2020

Following earlier threat by the port economic regulator, the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) to shutdown bonded terminals over illegal charges, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) ... Read More

Lekki Deep Sea Port must be operational by 2022 – Minister
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Lekki Deep Sea Port must be operational by 2022 – Minister

admin- November 23, 2020

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has directed its legal department to put on paper an agreement with the Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise Ltd., ... Read More

LSWLCA, importers bicker over fees, underhand tactics
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LSWLCA, importers bicker over fees, underhand tactics

admin- November 18, 2020

Warns military, police against revenue sabotag THE Lagos State Wharf Landing Fees Collecting Authority, LSWLFCA, has warned military personnel and the Nigerian Police personnel to ... Read More