Monthly Archives: May 2017

Wike’s Award is poisoned chalice, I reject it, says Amaechi

Wike’s Award is poisoned chalice, I reject it, says Amaechi

……Tell the world your $43m Ikoyi tale is a wicked lie The Honorable Minister of Transportation and immediate past Governor of Rivers State, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, has made clear his…

ICTSI pulls plug on Lekki Port Project in Nigeria

ICTSI pulls plug on Lekki Port Project in Nigeria

Manila-based container terminal operator, International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has terminated an agreement to develop and operate a container terminal within Lekki Port, Nigeria. ICTSI’s subsidiary, Lekki…

Cargo Defence Fund Photo News

Cargo Defence Fund Photo News

The Secretary of the Cargo Defence Fund, Mr Okwudili Daniels on Thursday paid a courtesy call on the Chief Executive Officer of Multimix Academy Dr. Obiora Madu at the Academy…

17 years after, Senate passes Petroleum Industry Bill

17 years after, Senate passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Senate on Thursday passed the first part of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), a modified version of the much anticipated Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), after 17 years of…

Report: Somali Pirates seize fishing boat to target bigger ships

Report: Somali Pirates seize fishing boat to target bigger ships

A group of Somali pirates hijacked an Iranian fishing vessel on Tuesday which will most probably be used as a mothership in future attacks on larger ships, Reuters informed citing…

MMA Customs Command seeks stakeholders’ cooperation to facilitate trade

MMA Customs Command seeks stakeholders’ cooperation to facilitate trade

The Nigeria Customs Service, Murtala Mohammed Airport Command has sought working collaboration with agencies of government at the Airport, in order to achieve the fiscal/economic policies of the Federal…

DG NIMASA, VC UNIPORT recognise robust integrated transportation for economic development

DG NIMASA, VC UNIPORT recognise robust integrated transportation for economic development

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, and Professor Ndowa Lale, the Vice Chancellor, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) have affirmed that a…

Nigerian Ports Authority Photo News:

Nigerian Ports Authority Photo News:

COREN partners NPA on capacity building and manpower development…

Throughput rises at Port of Hamburg as bulk cargo shines

Throughput rises at Port of Hamburg as bulk cargo shines

Total throughput at Germany’s busiest port, the Port of Hamburg, increased by 1.7 percent in the first quarter of 2017 and reached 35.4 million tons. The throughput…

Rivers Port urges NIMASA on waterways patrol

Rivers Port urges NIMASA on waterways patrol

The Port Manager, Rivers Port Complex, Mr. A. G. Umar has urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA) to give greater attention to waterways patrol for security purposes…