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Nigerian Clearing Agents and Freight Forwarders Not Handling Project Cargoes—Tony Iju

Nigerian Clearing Agents and Freight Forwarders Not Handling Project Cargoes—Tony Iju

By DAPO OLAWUNI National President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) Hon Tony Iju has raised an alarm that Nigerian clearing agents and freight forwarders do not have access to clear project cargoes…

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NIWA Reads Riot Act to Lagos Sand Dredgers, Barge Operators

NIWA Reads Riot Act to Lagos Sand Dredgers, Barge Operators

… Issues New Sets of Regulations The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has directed sand dredgers in Lagos State to register properly and get the authority’s permit, warning that any operator who fails to comply…

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Border Closure: Hope Rises As Nigeria, Benin, Niger Republic Form Joint Task Force

Border Closure: Hope Rises As Nigeria, Benin, Niger Republic Form Joint Task Force

There are fresh hopes that the lamd borders hitherto shut down by thr Federal Government of Nigeria might be opened up very soon. This is even as Nigeria and neighboring countries Benin and Niger have…

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Condemnation Trails NPA Over its Implementation of Port Access Control

Condemnation Trails NPA Over its Implementation of Port Access Control

By DAPO OLAWUNI Following the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) decision to begin implementation of its port access control at the Tin Can Island Port on Tuesday, stakeholders have said that the exercise will fail, even…

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15 Years After, Shipping Companies Abandon Containers at Nigerian Ports

15 Years After, Shipping Companies Abandon Containers at Nigerian Ports

By DAPO OLAWUNI A group; The Maritime Integrity Initiative (MII) has said that it recently carried out a survey and discovered that multinational shipping companies have abandoned their empty containers at various terminals at Nigerian ports…

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NIMASA Urges FG to Mainstream Maritime Sector for Economic Development

NIMASA Urges FG to Mainstream Maritime Sector for Economic Development

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has urged the government of Nigeria as well as those of West and Central Africa to give the maritime sector the priority attention it…

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Hadiza Promises to Enhance Effective Service Delivery At Seaports

Hadiza Promises to Enhance Effective Service Delivery At Seaports

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala-Usman, has reiterated the agency’s commitment to ensure effective service delivery at all Nigerian seaports.  A statement issued by General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communication, Mr Adams…

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CRFFN Backs Customs On Examination of Transit Cargoes, Says Kaduna Dry Port Not Yet Approved As Port of Destination

CRFFN Backs Customs On Examination of Transit Cargoes, Says Kaduna Dry Port Not Yet Approved As Port of Destination

By DAPO OLAWUNI The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has justified the continuous interception and examination of transit cargoes by the Nigeria Customs Service, saying that the Kaduna Inland Dry…

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NIMASA Leads Maritime Stakeholders to Review National Maritime Transport Policy

NIMASA Leads Maritime Stakeholders to Review National Maritime Transport Policy

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that a national policy on maritime and cooperation amongst stakeholders in the industry would go a long way…

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Ocean Ambassadors Foundation Lauds NIMASA, NIWA, CRFFN, Other Maritime Personalities

Ocean Ambassadors Foundation Lauds NIMASA, NIWA, CRFFN, Other Maritime Personalities

By DAPO OLAWUNI Ocean Ambassadors Foundation, a Non Government Organization (NGO) has honored three key agencies in the maritime sector with an award for their role played in ensuring that secondary school students embrace and chose…

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