Union of African Shippers’ Councils Holds Workshop on AfCFTA
The Union of African Shippers’ Council committee of experts on Cost/ Standing Committee held a mini sensitization workshop on African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) in Nigeria  recently. L-R: Giscard Ogoula, Secretary General Union of African Shippers’ Councils, Awwal D. Suleiman, representative of Hon. Minister of Transportation and Hon.... Read more
AfCFTA: NPA  Repositioning   Nigerian Seaports for Continental Trade- Ag.MD
Ag.MD, NPA, Mohammed Bello-Koko   The Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) has progressed with the repositioning of the country’s seaports as efficient and reliable gateways to optimise Nigeria’s trade inter-connectivity with other countries under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, in realization of the fact that, the maritime sector... Read more
IMO Approves  Resolution to Designate Seafarers as Key Workers
Almost two years after the COVID-19 pandemic started, the International Maritime Maritime (IMO) Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) has approved a draft IMO Assembly resolution consolidating issues related to crew change, access to medical care, ʺkey workerʺ designation and seafarers’ prioritization for COVID-19 vaccination. The draft resolution was approved during... Read more
Pandora Papers : Ag. NPA MD, Bello Koko Did No Wrong- APC Stalwart, Kuraye
• Says Revelation a Mere Witch hunt, Handiwork of Detractors   Hajia Binta Kuraye       By Shola Fadeyi The Federal Government has been told to totally discountenance the Pandora paper revelation on the Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) , Mohammed Bello Koko, for... Read more
Dr Afolabi , GEVC, SIFAX  Group Hosts Apapa LG Chairman,Hon Shobanjo
Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group and the company’s management team received the Apapa Local Government Chairman, Hon. Idowu Sebanjo who  paid a courtesy visit to the SIFAX Group Head Office in Apapa, Lagos yesterday.The team was at the head office to solicit the support of... Read more
How E-Truck Call Up, Policy on Container Reduced Apapa Gridlock by 80%- Bello- Koko
• Says 16,000 Trucks Meet Standard Out of 80,000 Registered on ‘Eto’ Platform Acting MD,NPA, Mohammed Bello-Koko   The infrastructure upgrade of the Electronic Truck Call –up system coupled with the support of the Lagos State Government and other stakeholders have reduced the vehicular gridlock along the Ijora –... Read more
Why Ag. NPA MD Appointed 3 Port Managers, Redeployed others
The Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA),Mohammed Bello- Koko approved the appointment of three new Port managers as well as redeployed other staff recently , as part of his quest to rejig ports operational efficiency and make Nigeria become the Maritime hub in Africa, South of the... Read more
PHOTO NEWS: NIMASA DG Engages APR at IMO, Abdulmumini
  DG NIMASA, Dr Bashir Jamoh in a tete-a-tete with Nigeria’s Alternate Permanent Representative at the IMO Mr. Dirisu Abdulmumuni during the celebration of the World Maritime Day in Lagos. Read more
Tin Can Customs: Role of Collaboration In Boosting Import Duty, Facilitating Trade
By Shola Fadeyi CAC , Tin Can Command, Comptroller Musa Abdullahi   The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has over the years recognized the need to collaborate and forge synergy with other stakeholders in its quest to enhance its revenue collection and facilitate compliant trade, be it at the border... Read more
PHOTO NEWS:Shippers’ Council CEO, Hon Jime Hosts Lagos Ports Immigration Controller
The Executive Secretary/CEO , Nigerian Shippers’ Council(NSC), Hon. Emmanuel Jime recently Hosted the Comptroller of Immigration , Lagos Seaports/ Marine Command , Comptroller Abdulkadir Garo in the Council’s Headquarters , Apapa, Lagos recently.   Comptroller Abdulkadir Garo, Nigeria Immigration Service, Lagos Seaports/Marine Command in a warm hand shake with... Read more