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Mob sets 2 banks ablaze over Police killing of truck driver in Apapa

Mob sets 2 banks ablaze over Police killing of truck driver in Apapa

The killing of a truck driver by a Policeman in Apapa on Wednesday caused pandemonium leading to the burning of two commercial banks, and several hours of shut down of…

Nigerian Navy thwarts vessel hijacking attempt

Nigerian Navy thwarts vessel hijacking attempt

The Nigerian Navy has foiled an attempted hijacking of a merchant vessel some 16 nautical miles off the coast of Bonny, Nigeria. Six persons in a skiff boarded a general…

Nigeria loses N7 trn annually to maritime insecurity, says Dogara

Nigeria loses N7 trn annually to maritime insecurity, says Dogara

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Monday disclosed that Nigeria loses N7 trillion revenue annually due to insecurity in the maritime sector and revenue leakages. Dogara made the…

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…

Ukraine pushes grain export infrastructure projects

Ukraine pushes grain export infrastructure projects

Raivis Veckagans, the head of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA), told delegates to the Grain Ukraine conference on July 7 that the government is supporting the export industry with…

ANLCA President kicks against POF collection

ANLCA President kicks against POF collection

…says economy will bear burden The National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents(ANLCA), Prince Olayiwola Shittu, has called for an indefinite suspension of the Practitioners’ Operating…

20-year-old Crude Carriers are here to stay?

20-year-old Crude Carriers are here to stay?

By 2020, some 100 very large crude carriers (VLCCs) will be over 20 years old, hinting that the time may be ripe now to replace that tonnage especially since the…

FOU Zone ‘A’ intercepts N200 m contraband, recovers N28.9 m duty payment

FOU Zone ‘A’ intercepts N200 m contraband, recovers N28.9 m duty payment

The Federal Operation Unit (FOU) of the Nigeria Custom Service, Zone ‘A’ Ikeja, has between June 13 and July 10, 2017 made at least 40 seizures valued at N200.9…

Industrial Unions halt activities across Nigeria’s seaports

Industrial Unions halt activities across Nigeria’s seaports

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) and the Senior Staff Association of Communications, Transport and Corporations (SSACTAC) on Tuesday made good their threat to shut down activities across the…

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…