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Container Weighing: New Charges are ‘Unjustified,’ says shippers forum

Container Weighing: New Charges are ‘Unjustified,’ says shippers forum

The Global Shippers Forum (GSF) reports that some members, mainly in Asia and Africa, have found that some service providers appear to be exploiting the newly introduced container weighing regulations…

NAGAFF wants Maritime Practitioners Consultative Forum established to address industry issues

NAGAFF wants Maritime Practitioners Consultative Forum established to address industry issues

The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to form a Maritime Practitioners Consultative Forum where issues affecting the…

Customs  Zone ‘A’ takes revenue drive to MMA NIPOST

Customs Zone ‘A’ takes revenue drive to MMA NIPOST

The Assistant Comptroller General of Customs, Zone ‘A’ Mr Eporwei Edike on Friday visited the NIPOST office at the Murtala Mohammed Airport (MMA) in continuation of his drive to ensure…

Collaboration with maritime nations key to economic growth, says Peterside

Collaboration with maritime nations key to economic growth, says Peterside

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has recognised the importance of collaboration with various stakeholders globally, as vital to unlocking the…

Designated Oil, Gas Cargo Terminals: Transportation Minister insists operations be within Presidential Approval

Designated Oil, Gas Cargo Terminals: Transportation Minister insists operations be within Presidential Approval

Nigeria has over time suffered a number of policy somersault as a result of various interests, to the detriment of the larger economy good and stability, industry watchers have noted…

Video: Best ways to seeking maritime investors- Olaniyan

Video: Best ways to seeking maritime investors- Olaniyan

Mr Akin Olaniyan is the Chief Executive Officer of International Naval Surveys Bureau Office in Lagos, Nigeria. He calls this discussion ‘Home truth’ for sustainable investment partners…

NIMASA institutes strategic growth plan, to ensure safe maritime domain

NIMASA institutes strategic growth plan, to ensure safe maritime domain

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on Wednesday said it had instituted a medium-term strategic growth plan for the maritime industry, with resolute effort to ensure safety…

Maritime Industry Growth: Expert wants government to encourage indigenous operators before seeking foreign investors

Maritime Industry Growth: Expert wants government to encourage indigenous operators before seeking foreign investors

Mr Akin Olaniyan, the Chief Executive Officer of International Naval Surveys Bureau in Nigeria, has urged the government to first encourage indigenous operators in the maritime industry before looking out…

Port Operations: FG positive SOPs, PSSP will promote transparency, efficiency, accountability

Port Operations: FG positive SOPs, PSSP will promote transparency, efficiency, accountability

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday described the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and the Port Service Support Portal (PSSP) as very significant to the development of the national economy because…

Transportation Minister seeks immediate implementation of report by National Carrier Committee

Transportation Minister seeks immediate implementation of report by National Carrier Committee

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi has directed that the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers Council, Mr Hassan Bello begins immediate implementation of the report of the committee…