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NAGAFF Lists Obstacles To Trade Facilitation In Nigeria …. Bemoans Foreign Dominance of Supply Chain Sector

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has urged the Federal government to urgently take step to address what it called, foreign dominance of the nation’s logistics supply chain, a sub sector of international trade in the country. The association which claimed its foundation in 1999 became necessary …

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STCW: NIMASA, Navy Collaborate to Certify Trained Officers, Ratings

kuThe Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is set to collaborate with the Nigerian Navy (NA) in a move to certify trained Naval Officers and Ratings in line with the requirements of Standards of Training Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW). STCW is one of the safeties at sea conventions adopted …

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Customs Command, Seme Border Arrests Suspect With N4.4m Indian Hemp

The Seme Border Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Badagry Lagos, has arrested a suspect with a large quantity of illicit weeds suspected to be cannabis, otherwise known as Indian. Already, the suspect one Mr. Sylvester Gbenga, bearing 106 wrapped parcels, has been handed over to the National Drug …

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Kachikwu Visits Maritime University Site

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, on Thursday paid a surprise visit to the site of the contentious Maritime University at Okerenkoko, Gbaramatu kingdom in Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State. The minister was said to have been directed by President Muhammadu Buhari …

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$200bn W/Africa Growth Market In Need Of Capacity Building- Jadesimi

As world business leaders gathered in Copenhagen, Denmark to rub minds on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as part of strategies for global survival, Managing Director of the Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics base (LADOL), Dr. Amy Jadesimi, has advocated for sustained capacity building by investors in order to adequately service a  …

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NIMASA DG Calls For Preservation Of The Marine Environment

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has called on Nigerians especially those living in the coastal regions to protect the marine environment as it is critical to human existence. Dr. Peterside who said this in commemoration of the World Ocean Day …

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Shippers’ Council Wants More Powers to Regulate Ports Industry

Basking in the euphoria of its recent affirmation by the Federal government as the preferred economic regulatory agency in the maritime sector, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has expressed the need for more powers for it to adequately perform the expected role. Executive Secretary of Council (NSC), Mr. Hassan Bello, …

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Lagos Traffic Gridlock: Amaechi Calls For More Use Of Waterways

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, has called on Lagosians to embrace more use of the waterways transportation system, in order to stem the perennial traffic gridlock in the state. The Minister made the call Tuesday at the first Lagos Traffic Radio Lecture Series with the theme “Migrating Workforce: The …

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Buhari Affirms Shippers’ Council As Ports Economic Regulator

Lingering agitations to have government upturn the position of the Nigeria Shippers’ Council (NSC), as the stakeholders’ preferred economic regulator for the nation’s seaports may have again hit the rocks. President Muhammadu Buhari, during the week may have tacitly approved the position of the agency as he directed the Council …

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FG To Establish National Shipping Line – Amaechi

Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, says the Federal Government is working on  the establishment of a national shipping line to ensure the maximum exploitation of the potential of the maritime industry. The minister said this in a keynote address he delivered at the 14th Maritime Seminar for Judges organised …

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