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ECSA: EU Ship Recycling List Should Include Third Country Yards

ECSA: EU Ship Recycling List Should Include Third Country Yards

Third country ship recycling yards should get EU recognition to raise standards worldwide and respond to demand, according to European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA). In December 2016, the European Commission…

Transportation Minister, Amaechi, pledges FG’s support for dry port operators

Transportation Minister, Amaechi, pledges FG’s support for dry port operators

The Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi, on Friday, assured the Federal Government’s enabling environment for the operators of the Inland Container Depots ( ICDs) in the country to succeed. Amaechi gave…

NPA, British Embassy to improve Nigerian ports

NPA, British Embassy to improve Nigerian ports

The British High Commission and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have expressed determination to work together to improve port development in Nigeria. The resolution was made during a courtesy visit…

Photo News: Amaechi receives report on Reforming Maritime Ports

Photo News: Amaechi receives report on Reforming Maritime Ports

Photo by Israelc Ibeleme The Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, receiving a report on Reforming the Maritime Ports from Mrs Nike Akande, President, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry…

Nigeria’s Maritime Academy set for overhaul

Nigeria’s Maritime Academy set for overhaul

The Honorable Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has approved a committee to assess and give recommendations for the overhaul of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron. The committee…

Senate rejects ban on vehicle importation through land borders

Senate rejects ban on vehicle importation through land borders

… Customs Boss, Ali, orders firm implementation of ban The Senate has asked the Nigeria Customs Service to suspend, with immediate effect, the policy of an outright ban on vehicle…

NIMASA redeploys directors, others

NIMASA redeploys directors, others

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has approved the redeployment of some senior Management staff of the Agency. According to the…

Starzs Marine and Engineering bags ‘Best Enterprise Award’

Starzs Marine and Engineering bags ‘Best Enterprise Award’

Starzs Marine and Engineering Ltd., has been honoured with the ‘Best Enterprise Award’ for the strong position in the national market and in international ratings, successful implementation of modern management…

Commerce: Businesses demand more railway wagons to move cargo across Nigeria

Commerce: Businesses demand more railway wagons to move cargo across Nigeria

Photo Credit: Israelc Ibeleme. The Nigerian Railway Corporation has received more requests for wagons to enable business concerns move their products across various locations in Nigeria, especially from the North…

New President of NAGAFF, Adeyemi, to run association affairs on four-point agenda

New President of NAGAFF, Adeyemi, to run association affairs on four-point agenda

After several postponements, the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) on Thursday swore in Lion Fwdr Ebenezer Adeyemi as the President of the association. It was reported that…