Why  Pirates Attacked  Vessel , Kidnapped 19 on Nigeria Waters
Facts are emerging on how pirates might have succeeded on Tuesday , in attacking  a tanker  vessel called  ‘’Constellation’’  off the coast of Bonny in the Gulf of Guinea, of which Nigeria is a member , with nineteen seafarers, alleged to have been picked up, leaving nine crew members... Read more
Dr Jamoh Says CIoTA 2019 Summit Will Put  Implementation Committee In Place
By Shola Fadeyi Dr Bashir Jamoh, President, CIoTA   The President of the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria  (CIoTA), Dr Bashir Jamoh has promised that the body, during its National Summit/ Annual General Meeting   will  put in place, an Implemetation Committee that will ensure that the decisions... Read more
IMO Seat: Nigeria Kicks off Preparations for 2021, Learnt from Loss to Kenya
IMO Headquarters Sequel to her painful loss to Kenya in the race for the category ‘C’ Seat of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO)  Council, Nigeria may have embraced the culture of early preparations for international events, as  she has begun to plan for the 2021 slot, when she would... Read more
NPA MD Gets Representation at Presentation of Maritime Handbook
The representative of the Managing Director and the General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Jatto Adams(1st right), Chairman, Ports Consultative Council (PCC), the Publisher, Nigerian Maritime Handbook, Funmi Folorunso(2nd right)  and the Director General, Nigerian Chamber of Shipping, Obiageli Obi at the private presentation of... Read more
Ogun Monarchs , Residents , Lament, Task FG on  Border Closure
As the Federal Government continues with its policy of border closure with Nigeria’s  neighbouring countries, traditional rulers and residents of border communities in Ogun State have lamented the negative impact of the  measure , saying that it is killing them. Six traditional rulers, including the Onihunbo of Ihunbo kingdom,... Read more
Operational Efficiency: NPA  Signs MoU  with Port Of Antwerp
NPA MD, Hadiza Usman   The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Port of Antwerp in Belgium have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), geared towards operational efficiency and in line with the desire to deepen the mutual beneficial relationship existing between the two Ports. The MoU between the... Read more
DG NIMASA, Speaks at Portuguese Ministry of Defence, Lisbon
Nigeria Ambassador to Portugal H.E Ngozi Ukaeje, Togo Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Robert Dussey  and  DG of NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside , in Lisbon Portugal. Read more
Ex Customs CG, Ahmed Proffers Solutions to Congestion at Lagos Seaports
By Shola Fadeyi & Emmanuel Ajiboye Former CG of Customs , Alhaji Hamman Bello Ahmed The former Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) , Alhaji Hamman  Bello  Ahmed  has called   for  the restoration  of the Customs  Government warehouses, at the Lagos Port Complex(LPC), and the Tin Can... Read more
Nwabunike Achieves Real Peace In ANLCA , Recalled  Suspended Exco Members
  ANLCA National President, Tony Iju Nwabunike   The National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) , Honourable Iju Tony Nwabunike may have succeeded in his  quest to achieving total peace  and unity in the Association ,as  he has gotten the   National Executive Committee(NEC) to... Read more
African Professional  Freight Forwarders Visit NPA Management
The Executives of the Africa Association of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON) paid a working visit to the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority at the Corporate Headquarters in Lagos.   The representative of the Managing Director and Executive Director, Marine and Operations, Nigerian Ports Authority,... Read more