Jamoh Underscores Strategic Importance of Badagry Deep Seaport
…As NIMASA Establishes Presence   Director General of NIMASA ,Dr. Bashir Jamoh (L) receiving a plaque from the Akran of Badagry,  His Royal Majesty, De-Wheno Aholu Menu Toyi 1, when the NIMASA DG paid a courtesy visit to the paramount ruler of Badagry on New year’s Day.   Director-General... Read more
Intels Faults Atiku on Reason for  Divestment from Company
Integrated Logistics Services Limited (Intels) has differed with  claims that political interference in its operations by President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration forced former Vice President Atiku Abubakar to divest his interests from the company. Atiku, who announced the decision to divest his shares in Intels through  a statement issued by... Read more
FG Will Lay Foundation of Badagry Seaport Project this Month – NIMASA DG
Says Deep  Port to  Make Nigeria Global Maritime Hub  Director General of NIMASA Dr. Bashir Jamoh (L) receiving a plaque from the Akran of Badagry, His Royal Majesty, De-Wheno Aholu Menu Toyi 1, when he paid a courtesy visit to the paramount ruler  on New year’s Day.    ... Read more
Large Number of Ships still Waiting for 2022 to Install BWM Systems
Ship classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) said that the installation deadlines based on the BWMS Convention for many of its registered ships are still concentrated in the year 2022. As of the end of November 2020, 7,220 of the 9,159 ships registered with ClassNK are obligated to install... Read more
Why Gridlock on Lagos Ports Access Roads Lasted for Long- Opeifa
Says Cost of Freight from Apapa to Ikeja not N1.2m but N500,000 By Shola Fadeyi A major cause of the persistent gridlock on the Lagos Seaports Access roads has been identified and tamed by the Presidential Task Team on the Restoration of Law and Order (PTT-RLO) in Apapa  which... Read more
COVID-19 2nd Wave: ANLCA Counsels Customs Brokers on Guidelines
To Interface with CBN, BOI for Loan to Assist Logistics Firms By Shola Fadeyi Hon. Tony Nwabunike, ANLCA  National President   As the new year begins to count, the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has advised customs brokers nationwide to ensure that they abide strictly with the... Read more
NPA Receives 19- Seater Special Helicopter at PTML, Tin Can
Caverton Helicopter Limited recently acquired a Sikorsky S-92 Helicopter (SN-  920299), a 19 seater heavy helicopter which   is the first to be operated by a wholly indigenous African company via the Port &Terminal Multiservices Limited (PTML) at the   Tin Can Island Port, Lagos     L-R: Representative of... Read more
Apapa Gridlock: 500 LASTMA Officers, Police to Replace Task Team
By Shola Fadeyi Strong indications have emerged that the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and the Police will take over the management of the perennial traffic situation in the Lagos Ports Access Roads from the Presidential Task Team on the Restoration of Law and Order.(PTT-RLO). The PTT-RLO was... Read more
17 Sailors Feared Dead in Sank Russian Vessel
A Russian-flagged fishing trawler, ‘Omega’ sank in the northern Barents Sea, near the Novaya Zemlya archipelago, leaving 17 people missing, Russian news agencies reported on Monday citing emergency services. The missing crew are feared dead, said TASS news agency citing a source. Ice accumulation  led to the sinking of... Read more
Jamoh  Pledges on  Maritime Education, Inaugurated as CELTRAS Chair
The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh  has promised to prioritise maritime education and professionalism in the transport sector. He made the pledge during his remark at his  inauguration  as the  Chairman, Governing Board of the Centre for Logistics and Transport Studies... Read more