Why Agencies Flout FG’s Directive on Joint Examination of Cargoes at Ports- NPA
Hadiza Bala Usman, NPA MD   Some agencies  have been defying Presidential directive and Executive Order that all agencies  should jointly carry out examination of goods at one location at the seaports, because  they have not  been appropriately sanctioned for such disobedience by the Federal Government, The Managing Director... Read more
E- Call – Up System Take- off: NPA, Lagos Task Team to Impound Offending Trucks
Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) with Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, during a courtesy visit at Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos State.   As from Saturday , March 27 , 2021, when the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) will kick off the implementation of  its ... Read more
Joshua Idiong: The Next Titan Season 7 Winner Hails SIFAX Group Support
L-R: Abayomi Obadare, Group Head, Internal Control, SIFAX Group; Joshua Idiong, Winner, Season 7, The Next Titan; Barrister Ezekiel Ajewole, Executive Director/Senior Special Assistant to the GEVC, SIFAX Group and Mide Kunle-Akinlaja, Executive Producer, The Next Titan, at The Next Titan appreciation visit to SIFAX Group head office  at... Read more
FG to Digitalize Ports’ Operations by 90 % Before April 2021 – Shippers’ Council
Hassan Bello, Shippers’ Council ES/CEO     The Federal Government is working towards ensuring that operations at the Nigerian Seaports are close to 100 per cent digitalization before April this year. The Executive Secretary/ CEO of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), the economic regulator of the Seaports sub sector... Read more
Nigerian Ports Learnt Many Lessons from Outbreak of COVID- 19 – Shippers’ Council CEO
EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW The Executive Secretary/ CEO  of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council(NSC), Hassan Bello in this interview with SHOLA FADEYI, published in the latest edition of the Marine and economy Magazine  relieved the many positive ways in which the Coronavirus Pandemic has positively affected the Nigerian Seaports.He also spoke on... Read more
ANLCA Gets Compliance Committee, Out to Enhance Cargo Clearing at Ports
  ANLCA President, Nwabunike                            Compliance Committee  Chairman, Aliyu       The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has inaugurated   a Compliance Committee , which it sets up to monitor the activities  of  its members and other stakeholders in the Seaport sector to ensure that they operate in... Read more
MD NPA Receives New Ports Authority  Western Police Commissioner
  The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) received the newly appointed Ports Authority Police (Western) Command, John Ogbonaya Amadi, who paid her a working visit at the corporate headquarters of the Authority, Marina. Read more
Maritime Safety: Sanwo-Olu Advocates Strict Certification for Vessels, Boat Skippers
NIMASA is Committed to Collaboration- Jamoh   Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh (left) making a presentation to the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu when the DG paid a courtesy visit to the Governor at Government House, Alausa-Ikeja.   Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu... Read more
Ports & Cargo Terminal Targets 300,000 TEUs in 2021, Up from 242,195 TEUs
Aerial view of Ports& Cargo Terminal   Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group and concessionaire of Terminal C, Tin Can Island Port, Apapa, has set a target of 300,000 TEUs for its 2021 business year. According to John Jenkins, Managing Director, Ports & Cargo... Read more
Traffic Decongestion: Lagos Task Team on Apapa Seeks Shippers’ Council’s Support
…As Hassan Bello Says Apapa Traffic Is National Embarrasment   Hassan Bello, Shippers’ Council ES/CEO     The newly-inaugurated Lagos State Government Task Team on Restoration of Law and Order on Apapa Ports Access Roads has solicited the cooperation of the  Nigerian Shippers’ Council to enable it solve the... Read more