Egypt unveils shipping incentives






The Egyptian government has announced a new package of incentives and discounts for shipping companies in a bid to ensure the sustainability of shipping lines’ schedules.

Two Seafarers die aboard vessel during cleaning exercise



Two crew members aboard a bulk carrier, owned by Croatian company Atlantska Plovidba, have lost their lives during tank cleaning operations.

Shippers Council seeks more stakeholders' patronage for Kaduna Inland Dry Port:





The Abuja Liaison Office of the Nigerian Shippers Council, has urged stakeholders in the sector to patronise the Kaduna Inland Dry Port to enjoy its benefits.

Trapped: Customs intercepts ambulance with N2.8m worth of tramadol





The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Command,on Wednesday made public an arrest and  interception of an ambulance smuggling 10 cartons of 225 milligrammes (mg) of Tramadol in Apapa Port.

Half Year Report: Onne Customs collects N54.1b revenue, with N443m seizures





The Nigeria Customs Service, Port Harcourt Area II Command, Onne Port, has collected a total of N54 billion between January and June 2019 with seizures worth N443.3 million in the last six months.

NPA to integrate CRFFN into its web portal

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left), presents a plaque to the Chairman, Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarders in Nigeria (CRFFN), Abubakar Tsanni Amadi (right), who paid a courtesy call on the Managing Director at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos.


The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has agreed to integrate the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) transaction Portal into the Authority’s Web Portal, in a bid to facilitate access to operational information.

Photo News: Police Area Command maintains community relations

ACP Bode Ojajuni, Area Commander Area A, Lion Building, Lagos Island
 with His Grace, the Primate of the Methodist Church, Nigeria, Dr. Chukwuemeka Uche.

Turkish crew taken hostage in pirate attack off Nigeria






Pirates have kidnapped 10 Turkish sailors after attacking the Turkish-flagged cargo ship Paksoy-1 off the Nigerian coast.

FOU “A” Intercepts 6 assorted cars, other contraband with DPV of 1.2 bn



Some of the intercepted cars at the FOU 'A' Ikeja, Lagos.

The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘A ‘of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) on Tuesday announced that it intercepted cars, Pangolin, rice and pharmaceutical products valued at N1.25 billion in one week.

Gov El-Rufai commends Dakuku over NIMASA’s contribution to economy



The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has commended the efforts of the Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, to developing the maritime sector and increase its contribution to the economy.