NNS BEECROFT gets new Commander



Commodore Ibrahim Shettima on Thursday formally took over as the commander, Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) BEECROFT, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.

STOAN says all concessioned terminals in Nigeria are ISPC Code-compliant


Princess Vicky Haastrup, STOAN Chairman

The Seaports Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN) has affirmed that all concessioned Nigerian port’s terminals in the country are fully compliant with the provisions of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.

FG begins reconstruction of Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota highway

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The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos State, Mr Adedamola Kuti, on Wednesday announced the commencement of reconstruction of the Apapa-Oshodi-Oworonsoki-Ojota Expressway.

Nigerian Navy guards repel pirates’ attack on vessel in Bonny Anchorage







Nigerian naval guards onboard an unnamed vessel at the Bonny Inner Anchorage on April 15, resisted pirates’ attack on the vessel.

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The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) held an interactive session with Stakeholders in the Maritime Industry to find solution to the Apapa Traffic Gridlock, the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) were among dignitaries at the workshop in Lagos.



Customs FOU ‘A’ intercepts truck carrying 600 cartons of codeine syrup



The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘A’ Lagos has announced its interception of a truckload of codeine syrup worth about N240 million.

Spanish Navy frees Ship hijacked by Nigerian pirates


A Spanish warship has rescued the crew of a merchant ship which had been held hostage by Nigerian pirates for four days.

Maritime Workers Union threatens port shut down over deplorable access road

File Photo: Comrade Adewale Adeyanju, President-General MWUN

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria(MWUN) has issued threats of shutting 
down the nation's ports as a result of the poor conditions of the port access roads.

Nigeria Customs begins recruitment exercise of 3,200 personnel



The Nigeria customs Service (NCS) has announced the commencement of the 2019 recruitment exercise for 3,200 officers and men.

NPA Board members decry condition of port access road

    L-R: NPA Board Member, Dr. Ekpa Anthonia Akpabio, Chairman NPA Board, Emmanuel Adesoye, the Representative of the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the Executive Director, Marine & Operations, Dr. Sokonte Davies and the Port Manager, Tin Can Island Port Complex, Engr. Emmanuel Akporherhe during the tour of the Ports.

Members of the Board of Directors of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have added their voices to the perennial traffic gridlock on road leading to Port in Apapa and Tin-Can Island.