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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…

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…

Osinbajo issues Executive Orders to improve business operations, insist on Apapa Port operating 24-hours service

Osinbajo issues Executive Orders to improve business operations, insist on Apapa Port operating 24-hours service

…Export terminals for agricultural produce to be revived at each port The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has signed three executive orders that would significantly improve on some of…

Policy changes in port governance and development in Nigeria

Policy changes in port governance and development in Nigeria

The port industry in Nigeria recently experienced what could be described as a quiet tsunami with far reaching consequences on port services and charges in the country. According to a…

NPA, Dangote Group to raise N4.3 bn for immediate rehabilitation of Port Access Roads

NPA, Dangote Group to raise N4.3 bn for immediate rehabilitation of Port Access Roads

The Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) and the Dangote Group will be contributing funds to raise the N4.3 billion needed to fix the ports access roads. The Managing Director of…