Monthly Archives: August 2017

NPA promotes managers

NPA promotes managers

The Management of Nigeria Ports Authority NPA has approved the elevation of some of its managers to the rank of Assistant General Manager (AGM), in line with its commitment towards…

NAGAFF dissolves chapter executives, plans  election

NAGAFF dissolves chapter executives, plans election

The National Executive Committee (NECOM) of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has been dissolved. The association also announced the lifting of the ban on electioneering campaign…

Customs officers dismissed over links to arms importation

Customs officers dismissed over links to arms importation

The Nigeria Customs Service has dismissed some of its officers who were found culpable in the importation and clearing of arms into the country earlier this year. The officers were…

Germany introduces new financing program for LNG as Marine Fuel

Germany introduces new financing program for LNG as Marine Fuel

The Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure in Germany announced a new financing program for LNG-fueled ships in an effort to support the use of natural gas as…

Ministry of Transportation Photo News

Ministry of Transportation Photo News

L-R: Minister of Transporation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, His Eminence, The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad SA’AD Abubakar, CFR, mni, Rector/Chief Executive, Nigerian College of Aviation…

Lagos Channel Donates N3m Worth Medicals To LASAEC

Lagos Channel Donates N3m Worth Medicals To LASAEC

The Lagos Channel Management, a Joint Venture Company of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Tuesday donated more than N3million worth of medicals to the Lagos State Government Accident Emergency…

NIMASA targets 100% compliance in ISPS Code implementation

NIMASA targets 100% compliance in ISPS Code implementation

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency would not rest on its oars until 100% compliance of…

Customs Service releases list of approved  Checkpoints

Customs Service releases list of approved Checkpoints

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has released the list of approved checkpoints in the country. The release followed the directive by the Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali to dismantle…

Amaechi confident that transport sector can pull Nigeria out of economic recession

Amaechi confident that transport sector can pull Nigeria out of economic recession

The Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, on Monday said the transport sector was capable of pulling Nigeria out of the current economic recession if the potentials were fully utilized. Amaechi who…

Cargo Ship splits in two off Turkey, crew members rescued

Cargo Ship splits in two off Turkey, crew members rescued

The 1975-built general cargo ship Leonardo has split in two while it was anchored off the coast of Kilyos, Turkey. The ship’s eleven crew members were rescued following…