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Right trade, transport policies key to sustain economy growth in Africa-Shippers

Right trade, transport policies key to sustain economy growth in Africa-Shippers

Developing and growing Africa’s economy require the right trade and transport policies,participants at a two-day forum on how to improve trade and transport infrastructure in Africa…

Customs Tin-Can Island Port Command generates N25.6 bn in September

Customs Tin-Can Island Port Command generates N25.6 bn in September

The Nigeria Customs Service, Tin-Can Island Port Command, has disclosed that it generated N25.6 billion for the month of September, a figure lower than the N26 billion it…

Nigerian Navy impounds boats with adulterated diesel in Akwa Ibom

Nigerian Navy impounds boats with adulterated diesel in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Jubilee, at the Ikot Abasi Forward Operating Base (FOB Ibaka) and Naval Out Post (NOP) at Ikuru in Akwa Ibom, have intercepted two wooden Cotonou…

Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline for Reducing GHG Emissions

Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline for Reducing GHG Emissions

The world’s national shipowner associations represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to develop a timeline for the further reduction of…

Why technology needs more friendly engineering approach– Shipowner, Ogbeifun

Why technology needs more friendly engineering approach– Shipowner, Ogbeifun

Nigeria, on Wednesday, got the attention of the global maritime community when she inspired industry experts on reasons technology needs to adopt more friendly engineering methods, in spite of the…

Ghana’s Prime Meridian Docks now Free Zone Service Enterprise

Ghana’s Prime Meridian Docks now Free Zone Service Enterprise

Ghana’s Prime Meridian Docks, Takoradi Port, have been granted the status of a free zone service enterprise, following an approval by the Ghanaian Government. It was learnt that the…

Mass Transit sector gets N25bn loan scheme

Mass Transit sector gets N25bn loan scheme

A revolving loan scheme of N25 billion has been established by the Federal Government to enable transport companies in Nigeria access funds for the purchase of mass transit vehicles. The…

Stakeholders urge NIMASA to focus on shipping development

Stakeholders urge NIMASA to focus on shipping development

Industry watchers in Nigeria’s maritime sector have urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to focus on its core mandate of ensuring development of the shipping sub…

NAGAFF alleges SON, NAFDAC in practices inimical to trade

NAGAFF alleges SON, NAFDAC in practices inimical to trade

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has accused the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) of…

NIMASA upgrades capacity on data deployment for operations

NIMASA upgrades capacity on data deployment for operations

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has disclosed the Agency’s upgrade of its subscription of the Lloyd’s List…