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Shipping firm increases freight rates to Nigeria

Shipping firm increases freight rates to Nigeria

Fifth Largest shipping company in the world, Hapag-Lloyd, has increased its freight rate with the review of Peak Season Surcharge (PSS) on all container types originating from anywhere in the world to Tin Can Island, and Apapa ports in Lagos, ...

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Presidential Polls: Aviation Minister Dismisses INEC Logistics Claims

FG To Commence Military Queues At Nigerian Airports

By Okuneye Moyosola The Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika has debunked claims by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), that bad weather prevented the transportation of election materials. The Minister gave the indication on his twitter handle yesterday, ...

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Caverton Reassures Nigerians Of Safe Flight Services

Caverton Responsible For Osinbanjo’s Helicopter Crash- AIB

Following the preliminary report by the Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) over the helicopter accident involving the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Caverton Helicopter Nigeria Limited has assured the public of the organization’s safe and reliable air transport service in Nigeria. ...

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Manufacturers, Importers Groan over Customs’ End User Certificate Abuse

Manufacturers, Importers Groan over Customs’ End User Certificate Abuse

Importers and manufacturers of chemical substances in the country have accused the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) of abuse of End User Certificate (EUC), leading to their loss of over N200 million monthly to demurrage on imported chemicals for paint and ...

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Illegal Port Levies: Shipping,Terminal Coys Introduce New Charges

Illegal Port Levies: Shipping,Terminal Coys Introduce New Charges

· Importers now pay NPA, cleaning charges,others · Shippers’ Council investigates Grimaldi, Maersk Line, others By Kenneth Jukpor Despite the port economic regulatory role of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), MMS Plus investigations have revealed that shipping companies and terminal ...

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NPA, BPE hands over Warri Port Terminal to new concessionaire

NPA, BPE hands over Warri Port Terminal to new concessionaire

  The Managing Director, NPA, Hajia HadizaBala Usman has handed over the possession of the Warri Port Terminal B to Ocean and Cargo Terminal Services Limited. The handing over ceremony which took place in Warri, Delta had Officials of the ...

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Caverton Responsible For Osinbanjo’s Helicopter Crash- AIB

Caverton Responsible For Osinbanjo’s Helicopter Crash- AIB

Amidst ongoing investigations on the helicopter crash conveying Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo two weeks ago, the Accident Investigation Bureau, (AIB) has blamed Caverton helicopters for the crash. According to the initial reports released in Lagos by the AIB ...

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NAHCO Promises Shareholders Increased Returns

NAHCO Promises Shareholders Increased Returns

The Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc has promised its shareholders and customers increased returns and improved services. The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, NAHCO, Mrs. Olatokunbo Fagbemi, while speaking with journalists during a visit to the Nigerian Stock Exchange, said her ...

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Odumakin Leads Discourse On Young Women And Elections

Odumakin Leads Discuss On Young Women And Elections

As part of efforts to promote democratic ethos and encourage young women’s participation in elections, American Centre, one of the agencies of the United States of America Mission in Nigeria, hosted the President of Women Arise and 2013 United States ...

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New CIoTA Leadership Tasked With Addressing Nigeria’s Transport Deficits

New CIoTA Leadership Tasked With Addressing Nigeria’s Transport Deficits

By Kenneth Jukpor Political and economic experts have admonished the Chartered Institute of Transport Administration (CIoTA) Nigeria to correct the transport deficits in country. The experts were speaking during the Investiture Ceremony of the newly elected President of CIoTA, Dr. ...

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AIB Wins MMS 2018 Transport Agency’s Rating

AIB Wins MMS 2018 Transport Agency’s Rating

By Okuneye Moyosola The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) emerged as the best agency in the Nigerian transport sector in 2018, according to the Money Management Series (MMS) Transport Agency’s ratings for 2018. AIB pulled the highest percentage with 55% in the fiscal ...

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Airspace managers insist on cashless remittance of charges

Airspace managers insist on cashless remittance of charges

The Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA), has enjoined airlines operators to strictly comply with the cashless remittance of aeronautical charges, in line with the presidential directive on the implementation of Treasury Single Account (TSA). By implication, the airlines were warned ...

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Maritime Forecast: Maritime Community Irked By NIMASA’s Statistics

Maritime Forecast: Maritime Community Irked By NIMASA’s Statistics

Lawyers, Journalists dismiss hasty projections Shippers doubt functionality of Onitsha, Baro river ports By Kenneth Jukpor The maritime industry 2019/20 forecast presented by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has continued to baffle experts as they express worry ...

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FG To Commence Military Queues At Nigerian Airports

FG To Commence Military Queues At Nigerian Airports

The Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has disclosed that military queues will be created at the airports as an opportunity to appreciate the Nigerian Armed Forces. The minister made the disclosure during a courtesy visit by members of the ...

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2500 Containers Blocked By Apapa Customs In 2018

2500 Containers Blocked By Apapa Customs In 2018

· As Command Generates N404.0bn The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Apapa Area Command has revealed that two thousand, five hundred containers, 2500, were blocked and forced to comply with the requisite guidelines in 2018 while the Command generated N404.0 billion. ...

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SIFAX Group Bags League Of Maritime Editors’ Award

SIFAX Group Bags League Of Maritime Editors’ Award

SIFAX Group, a multinational corporation with diverse interests in Maritime, Aviation, Haulage & Logistics, Oil & Gas and Hospitality, has won the most outstanding indigenous terminal operator award in Nigeria. The award was conferred on the company by The League ...

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NAHCO Gets N3.6bn Equipment, Persuades Shareholders To Invest

NAHCO Promises Shareholders Increased Returns

In a bid to boost operations, the Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc. (NAHCO) said it has invested the sum of 3.6 billion naira to purchase new equipment. The aviation ground handling company also persuaded members of the public to invest ...

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NIMASA recommits to tackling crime on Nigerian waters

NIMASA recommits to tackling crime on Nigerian waters

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has undertaken surveillance training for some security agencies to jointly rid the waters of criminality. The surveillance training was to equip the officers of the Nigerian Army, Navy, Air Force, Police, the ...

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Buhari Signs Anti-Monopoly Law

Buhari Signs Anti-Monopoly Law

As part of efforts to curb the bane of monopolistic businesses in the country and ensure competitive trade, President Mohammadu Buhari has signed the Anti-Monopoly Law. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly (Senate), Mr. Ita Enang ...

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Apapa Customs Hit 95% Revenue Target, Generates N404.0bn In 2018

Apapa Customs Hit 95% Revenue Target, Generates N404.0bn In 2018    

By Kenneth Jukpor   The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Apapa Area Command has revealed that it generated N404. 0 billion in 2018, a figure which accounts for 95% of its annual revenue target.   The revenue for 2018 is an ...

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