NPA, British Embassy Agree to Improve Nigerian Ports

By Modupe Gbadeyanka The British High Commission and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Wednesday resolved to work together to improve port development in Nigeria. The resolution was made during a courtesy visit to NPA’s head office in Marina, Lagos by the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Arkwright, who was jointly received by the More...

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By Modupe Gbadeyanka On Sunday, January 15th, 2017

50 Firms bid for NNPC’s Boat Supply Term Contract

By Modupe Gbadeyanka A total of 50 companies recently submitted bids to partake in the provision of sea worthy Tug boats on charter time basis for the maritime operational requirements of the NNPC in Lagos, Warri More...

By Modupe Gbadeyanka On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

FG Stresses Commitment to Develop Dry Ports

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Minister of Transport, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, says federal government will do everything in its power to ensure that the objectives of Inland Dry Port are achieved in Jos, Plateau state and other More...

By Modupe Gbadeyanka On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

209,691 Vehicles Entered Nigeria via Land Borders in 2 Years—Customs

By Modupe Gbadeyanka Comptroller-General of Customs, Mr Hameed Ibrahim Ali, has directed operatives of the Headquarters Compliance Team and Federal Operations Units to compliment the resident officers of land borders More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

NEPZA Grants Licence for $2.5b Maritime Africa Economic City

By Dipo Olowookere The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has granted a licence to Nigeria’s largest Free Trade Zone and Mega Port project – the Maritime Africa Economic City otherwise known More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Thursday, December 29th, 2016

FG Raises Import Duties on Rice, Luxury Goods

By Dipo Olowookere Import duties on consumables like rice, salt and sugarcane have been raised by the Federal Government as part of efforts to grow local production of these commodities. Also affected are luxury More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

NIMASA Shuts 3 Port Facilities, Jetties Over ISPS Code

By Dipo Olowookere Three jetties and port facilities have been closed by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for non-compliance with the International Ship and Port Facility Security More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Sunday, November 27th, 2016

Maritime: Nigeria Gets $40m From World Bank

By Dipo Olowookere The maritime industry in Nigeria has received a boost following the sum of $40 million given by World Bank to support the sector. The fund is expected to be used to clear the traffic gridlock More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Monday, November 21st, 2016

Niger Dock, NNPC Pledge Synergy on Local Content

By Dipo Olowookere As part of concerted efforts to grow local content in the Oil and Gas Industry, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Niger Dock Plc have promised to work together in the areas More...

By Dipo Olowookere On Friday, November 11th, 2016

Buhari Vows To Beef up Maritime Security

By Dipo Olowookere President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to team up with other countries to strengthen maritime security in the Gulf of Guinea. He made this known on Thursday when he received the Executive Secretary More...

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