Omatseye elected President of GCUOBA Lagos

Sam Omatseye

Frontline columnist and chairman of The Nation’s Editorial Board, Sam Omatseye, has been elected President of Government College, Ughelli Old Boys Association (GCUOBA) Lagos Branch.

Photo News: FRSC gives Outstanding Award to ACP Bode Ojajuni

The Unit Commander, FRSC RS2.14 Lagos island, ACC Hauwa T Olowookere gives Outstanding Award to the NPF Area Commander, ACP Bode Ojajuni, during the FRSC 2nd  Quarter Retreat for Regular & Special Marshals on Saturday 18th May, 2019.

Credit:  RC Paul Abiti,   PRO- FRSC Lagos Island Command.

Inland Dry Port: Oyo Govt. hands over land documents to FG

Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi(Right) receiving the land
documents from the Oyo State Gov., Mr. Abiola Ajimobi

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has handed over documents of the 90 hectares of land approved for the construction of Ibadan Inland Dry Port to the Federal Government.

NIMASA donates relief materials to Kano flood victims

Rep of  NIMASA DG, Mrs Olumide Odusanya (3rd from L)  presenting the food items and materials to the Executive Secretary of Kano State Emergency Management Agency(SEMA), Alhaji Ali Bashir Nikkel (3rd from R)

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and safety Agency (NIMASA) has reaffirmed its commitment in rendering assistance to victims of flood and other natural disasters living in different camps spread across the six geopolitical zones in the country.

SIFAX Photo News

Middle: Abayomi Obadare, General Manager, Billings, Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited flanked by Rev. Kelly Imade, Assistant General Manager, Administration, SIFAX Group and Olumuyiwa Akande, Corporate Affairs Manager, SIFAX Group, other management team members and staff during the cutting of cake to celebrate Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited’s 13th anniversary.

NPA Phtoto News

Mr. Mina Oforiokuma, Chairman Shipping and Maritime Security Committee, Managing Director Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman, Director General Nigeria Chamber of Shipping Obiageli Obi and Business Development Manager Lloyd’s Maritime Academy UK Mr. James Cullen during a visit to the NPA HQ.

Customs, SON stifling trade environment, says Shippers Association

     …Kicks against POF,

Rev. Jonathan Nicol, President of SALS

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) has condemned the operations of the Nigeria Customs Strike Force, saying it negates the name of the Nigeria Customs Service and gradually making it a military outfit in the guise of checkmating smuggling.

NIMASA, Navy, India investigate MT APECUS hijack

...As NIMASA assures of release of abducted crew

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), in collaboration with the Nigerian Navy, the Indian High Commission in Nigeria and other security agencies have commenced investigations into an incident involving a Palau flagged Tanker, MT APECUS, off the coast of Bonny, Nigeria.

FEC approves new 0.2% AU import levies

File Photo
The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Monday approved a new import levy for sustainable financing of Nigeria’s membership subscription in the African Union, AU.

Maersk Patras crewman falls overboard, search suspended

Singapore-flagged containership Maersk Patras lost a crew member overboard in the Saint Lawrence River, Canada, on May 19, 2019.