Twenty-two ships are expected to arrive at the Lagos ports with various products, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Monday in Lagos.
|The CGC, Dikko Abdullahi|
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has commenced assessment of Customs duty and other charges on textile materials currently in detention in Kano.
The Nigerian Maritime Law Association (NMLA) has confirmed Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court as Guest Speaker at the annual NMLA Maritime Law Seminar.
The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero, has directed that immediate temporary rehabilitation works should commence on the deplorable port access roads linking Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports.
Indigenous Shipowners on Thursday lamented the deteriorating conditions of seafarers which they attributed to lack of adequate training, saying the only way to address this problem was to encourage Nigerian shipowners to grow their fleet.
Nigeria has taken a major step towards concluding the process of domesticating five International Maritime Organisation (IMO) regulatory instruments with the submission of the instruments of assent to five protocols of the IMO in London.
|Alhaji Olayiwola Shittu, President of ANLCA|
The President of Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Alhaji Olayiwola Shittu, on Wednesday denied the involvement of members of his association in the incident that disrupted the collection of practitioners’ operating fees at Seme border recently.
Members of the Concerned Accredited Freight Forwarding Associations (CAFFA) have dissociated their associations from the threat by some customs agents to embark on strike in Tin Can Island Port over allegations of extortion and inefficiency leveled against officials of the terminal operator.
Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) on Monday said that it had signed an agreement with the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) which is aimed at increasing the wages of dockworkers.