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Maritime stakeholders seek common front for compliance, port concession agreement review

Maritime stakeholders seek common front for compliance, port concession agreement review

Various stakeholders who gathered to rub minds at the one-day talkshop ‘Decade of Port Concession,’ organised by the Maritime Reporters Association of Nigeria(MARAN) agreed that the port concession…

NPA to partner Railway Corporation for  more efficient cargo movement

NPA to partner Railway Corporation for more efficient cargo movement

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, on Wednesday disclosed plans by the Authority to partner the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) to improve rail…

IMO commends Nigeria on ISPS Code compliance

IMO commends Nigeria on ISPS Code compliance

The International Maritime Organisation(IMO) has commended NIMASA’s efforts at ensuring that Nigeria complies with the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security(ISPS) Code. Speaking at…

Stakeholders insist Finance Minister remains Board Chairman of Nigeria customs

Stakeholders insist Finance Minister remains Board Chairman of Nigeria customs

If the ongoing review of the Customs and Excise Management Act (CEMA) buys into his opinion on the matter, the incumbent Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Colonel…

Lekki Free Zone: Customs addresses critical issues for revenue, export promotion

Lekki Free Zone: Customs addresses critical issues for revenue, export promotion

The Nigeria Customs Service on Wednesday tasked the Lekki Free Zone development facility managers to include a customs ‘examination bay’ as it looked forward to increased revenue generation, and export…

MARAN holds seminar to examine decade of ports concession programme

MARAN holds seminar to examine decade of ports concession programme

The Maritime Reporters Association of Nigeria (MARAN), the oldest grouping of accredited journalists covering the maritime sector, is organising a one-day seminar on the 10 years of port concession…

African Day of the Seas and Oceans: NIMASA, Industry roadmap strategy for ‘Blue Economy’ benefit

African Day of the Seas and Oceans: NIMASA, Industry roadmap strategy for ‘Blue Economy’ benefit

Critical stakeholders in the maritime industry who gathered to celebrate the 2016 African Day of the Seas and Oceans on Monday in Lagos, shared the importance of the need for…

Nigeria Customs focus on excise factories to boost revenue

Nigeria Customs focus on excise factories to boost revenue

The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Col. Hammeed Ali (Rtd), has visited 13 excisable factories in Lagos as part of efforts to ensure that duty accruable to…

NIMASA upholds maritime workers’ welfare as top priority

NIMASA upholds maritime workers’ welfare as top priority

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has restated the Agency’s commitment toward ensuring dockworkers’ welfare gets the needed attention always…

NIMASA calls for Enhanced Seafarers’ Welfare …As the World marks Seafarers Day

NIMASA calls for Enhanced Seafarers’ Welfare …As the World marks Seafarers Day

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) on June 25, joined the rest of the world in commemorating the International Day of the Seafarer with a call on stakeholders…