Truck call-up enforcement to Apapa ports takes off – Ogungbemi



The Association of Maritime Truck Owners (AMATO) on Monday said that the newly introduced Call-up System to regulate the movements of trucks into the Apapa ports has fully begun operation.

Maersk signs compliant fuel deal with PBF Logistics


Danish shipping major Maersk has signed an agreement with PBF Logistics, which would deliver 10% of its annual fuel demand ahead of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) 2020 global sulphur regulation.

Customs Officer allegedly kills traveler in Ogun




An officer of the Nigeria Customs Service on Sunday allegedly shot dead a passenger, who was travelling in company of some of his relatives in a Toyota Hiace Bus along Ijebu-Ode in Ogun State.

Customs seized $900m worth of smuggled Pangolin in Nigeria in 2018



The Nigeria Customs Service has disclosed that it made seizures of smuggled Pangolin worth over 900 million dollars in 2018.

Call to remove CCT Chairman’s name from roll of legal practitioners: Agbakoba responds




Dr. Olisa Agbakoba SAN has responded to Danladi Umar’s reply to his petition that the said Mr. Umar should be struck off the Roll of Legal Practitioners.

NIMASA DG, Utomi uphold inter-agency collaboration, strong institutions as prerequisite for effective transport system


 
R-L: Guest Speaker,  Prof Pat Utomi, New President, Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria, Mr Bashir Yusuf Jamoh, Former Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Chief Adebayo Sarumi and Member, Board of Trusty, Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria, Mr Ikokide Zebulon at the Investiture ceremony of the new CIOTA President in Lagos. 
The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said that collaboration among relevant agencies and professional bodies remains important to the development of an effective transportation sector in Nigeria.

We need a container freight station, says NPCC Chairman

Otunba Kunle Folarin,

A large- enough truck holding facility with effective management, is a vital point to start with in efforts to tackling the traffic gridlock problem facing Apapa, Otunba Kunle Folarin, Chairman of the Nigerian Port Consultative Council (NPCC) has said.  

Ocean & Cargo formally takes over Warri Terminal


   
L-R: Mr. Simeon Okeke, Port Manager, Delta Ports, Warri; Dr. Taiwo Afolabi (MON), Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group; Dr. Sokonte Davies, Executive Director, Marine & Operations, Nigerian Ports Authority; Ms. Aina Egharevba, Director, Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited, and Mr. Adekunle Oyinloye, Group Managing Director, SIFAX Group during formal handing-over of Terminal B, Warri Old Port to Ocean & Cargo Terminal Services Limited in Warri, Delta State


….NPA calls for host community support, BPE to monitor for compliance


The concessionaire of the Warri Port Terminal B, Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited, has taken possession of the terminal after the formal handing over by both the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE).

CIoTA seeks professionals' contributions for solution to transport sector challenges

Dr. Bashir Jamoh, President , Chartered Institute of Transport Administration, Nigeria 

The Chartered Institute of Transport Administration (CIoTA) Nigeria, has expressed its determination to work with professionals in the sector for solutions toward a more efficient service delivery as it drives trade.

ICS advocates use of cleaner fuels to achieve zero-sulfur emission target


The shipping industry will not be able to achieve the 2050 greenhouse gas reduction target using fossil fuels, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) pointed out.