Category: Shipping Development

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

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