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Supply chains benefit as ports adapt to freight industry shifts

Supply chains benefit as ports adapt to freight industry shifts

As ports are often the first to feel the effects of market shifts, it takes great foresight to keep supply chains running. Few would be surprised if a shipper left…

Interview: Right legal framework vital to harvest wealth of Nigeria’s maritime industry, says Asadu

Interview: Right legal framework vital to harvest wealth of Nigeria’s maritime industry, says Asadu

The Chairman, House Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways, Dr. Pat Asadu, says instituting relevant legal framework to drive Nigeria’s maritime industry is the primary focus of his committee…

Leaders kick as $1.5b loan for Lagos-Ibadan railway is stuck

Leaders kick as $1.5b loan for Lagos-Ibadan railway is stuck

•National Assembly delays approval of Chinese facility Federal lawmakers came under fire yesterday for delaying the $1.5 billion Chinese loan for the construction of the Lagos-Ibadan standard rail…

NPA investigates Calabar fire disaster, condoles families, State Govt

NPA investigates Calabar fire disaster, condoles families, State Govt

The Management and Board of the Nigerian Ports Authority on Monday commiserated with the Cross River State Government and families of people who lost their lives in the unfortunate fire…

SLAC: Maritime Lawyers, Customs Agents call for urgent steps for refund from shipping coys

SLAC: Maritime Lawyers, Customs Agents call for urgent steps for refund from shipping coys

Maritime lawyers and customs agents have called on the Nigerian Shippers’ Council( NSC) to move fast in its efforts to getting the shipping companies to refund the Shipping Lines Agency…

48-hrs cargo clearance:  Industry Analyst highlights need for simplified trade facilitation process

48-hrs cargo clearance: Industry Analyst highlights need for simplified trade facilitation process

Chief Chris Borha, the Port Industry Analyst and Head Analyst, C. A Borha Management and Economic Services speaks on the recent 48-hour cargo clearance directive of the Presidency. Borha…

Trade Relations: NPA, Port of Miami expect expanded economic gains from ties

Trade Relations: NPA, Port of Miami expect expanded economic gains from ties

The Nigerian ports Authority(NPA) and the Port of Miami, Miami Dade, United States of America have expressed hope of mutually beneficial commercial gains from its newly established trade relationship…

Chamber of Shipping calls for Canadian Gov’t triage on coastal management

Chamber of Shipping calls for Canadian Gov’t triage on coastal management

As a new report reveals that shipping is of great value to Canadians across the country, the industry, represented by the Chamber of Shipping of British Columbia (COSBC), seeks assurance…

Uber for freight has arrived but truckers’ feelings mixed on new app

Uber for freight has arrived but truckers’ feelings mixed on new app

Dive Brief: •With the roll-out of the new program Uber Freight, in which truck drivers are more easily able to locate shipments for transport, differing degrees of optimism and…

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…