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Saraki Commends WISTA Nigeria’s Efforts In Women Empowerment

Saraki Commends WISTA Nigeria's Efforts In Women Empowerment

The Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki has commended the efforts of Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria in supporting women in riverine areas. Saraki made this commendation while addressing executives of Women’s International Shipping and ...

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Police Crucial To Port Security Amid Threats In Nigeria – Nwabunike

Police Crucial To Port Security Amid Threats In Nigeria - Nwabunike

By Yusuf Odejobi Amid the numerous security challenges across various states in the nation, the Nigerian Police has been encouraged to maintain peace and order at the nation’s port environment. The National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs ...

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NPA MD Suspended, Buhari Approves Panel Of Inquiry On NPA

Hadiza’s Suspension: Alleged Financial Misappropriations And Unanswered Questions

By Kenneth Jukpor The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Ms. Hadiza Bala-Usman has been suspended as President Muhammadu Buhari approved a panel of Inquiry on NPA management. According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant, Media and ...

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Apapa Customs Generates N65bn In April, Deepens Intelligence Sharing With NDLEA

Apapa Customs Generates N65bn In April, Deepens Intelligence Sharing With NDLEA

By Kenneth Jukpor Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and the Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have agreed to deepen information sharing with the goal to scrutinize and seize contrabands, as Apapa Customs Command generates a record N65billion in one month. ...

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NPPM: Stakeholders Target Cleaner, Efficient Port System In One Year

NPPM: Stakeholders Target Cleaner, Efficient Port System In One Year

By Kenneth Jukpor Port stakeholders have set a goal to attain cleaner and more efficient port system using the Nigerian Ports Process Manual (NPPM) to expunge the numerous port sector challenges. This resolution was reached during a sensitization programme on ...

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NIMASA To Support STCW, Professional Courses For Navy

NIMASA To Support STCW, Professional Courses For Navy

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has proposed to assist in the accreditation of professional courses offered by the Nigerian Navy and also facilitate the attainment of international convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers ...

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Chief Diving Inspector Frowns At Jason Kuru’s Blackmail Strategy Amid Forgery

Chief Diving Inspector Frowns At Jason Kuru's Blackmail Strategy Amid Forgery

Amid the social media blackmail propagated by a diver, Comrade Jason Kuru, who has accused the Chief inspector of Diving, Comrade Julius Ugwala of denying him endorsement, findings have revealed that Jason forged his medical records. Jason Kuru, had approached ...

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SIFAX, Liberian Govt Set For Partnership On Port Development

SIFAX Group, Liberian Govt Set For Partnership On Port Development

Liberian government has expressed readiness to partner with SIFAX Group in order to explore opportunities in its maritime and logistics sector. This assurance was given during a facility tour of Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited, the flagship maritime subsidiary ...

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CRFFN Registrar Employed Without CV, Application Letter, Degree Certificates

CRFFN Registrar Employed 13 Ghost Workers, Witholds N15m Workers' DTA

APFFLON demands transparency as Transport Ministry interrogates Registrar By Kenneth Jukpor The Registrar of the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN), Barr. Samuel Nwakohu was engaged for the job without an application letter, curriculum vitae or ...

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NPA Harps On Sustainable Ports As PMAWCA Gets New Project Manager

NPA Harps On Sustainable Ports As PMAWCA Gets New Project Manager

By Kenneth Jukpor The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala-Usman has stressed the need for West and Central Africa to ensure sustainable ports development with priority on safety and security initiatives. Bala-Usman who was speaking during ...

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Akwa Ibom Govt Jettisoned Ibaka Natural Harbour For Dugout Seaport – Nkpubre

Akwa Ibom Govt Jettisoned Ibaka Natural Harbour For Dugout Seaport - Nkpubre

Engr. Nkpubre Okon Nkpubre is a former Managing Director of Nigerdock Plc and former Director of Engineering, Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). Currently the Managing Consultant, Green Seas International Nig. Ltd., Engr Nkpubre is also the Chairman of Oron Nation Technical ...

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Workers’ Day: WISTA Nigeria Celebrates Workers In Maritime Industry

Workers' Day: WISTA Nigeria Commends Workers In Maritime Industry

As the world marked Labour day yesterday, Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria congratulated workers in the maritime sector, identifying with the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN), Trade Union Congress (TUC) under the umbrella of the Nigeria ...

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CIoTA Nigeria Commends Anambra State Govt On New International Airport

CIOTA Nigeria Commends Anambra State Govt On New International Airport

By Kenneth Jukpor The Chartered Institute of Transport Administration (CIoTA) Nigeria has congratulated the Anambra State Government on the opening of a new International Cargo and Passenger Airport in the state. While congratulating the State Government, the President of CIoTA ...

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NPPM: Shippers’ Council Encourages Port Health To Expedite Ship Inspections

NPPM: Shippers' Council Encourages Port Health On Quick Ship Inspections

  As part of efforts to implement the Nigerian Port Process Manual (NPPM) through collaboration, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has advised Port Health Services (PHS) to conclude its inspections onboard vessels in 30-45 minutes. The Executive Secretary of NSC, Mr. ...

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ANLCA Raise Alarm Over Multiple Alerts, Duplicated Functions At Tin Can

ANLCA Raise Alarm Over Multiple Alerts, Duplicated Functions At Tin Can

By Kenneth Jukpor The Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has decried multiple trade infractions such as alerts and duplicated Customs roles at the Tin Can Island Port (TCIP). ANLCA President, Hon. Tony Iju Nwabunike raised these issues yesterday ...

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NAGAFF Founder Conferred Grand Fellow Of ITMT

NAGAFF Founder Conferred Grand Fellow Of ITMT

By Yusuf Odejobi The Founder of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) Dr. Boniface Okechukwu Aniebonam was today conferred as Grand Fellow of the Institute of Transport and Management Technology (ITMT) at Rockview hotel, Apapa, Lagos. Dr. ...

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Freight Forwarders Accuse Security Agencies Of Pilfering During Examination

Terminal operators, shipping firms dare government over demurrage waiver

By Kenneth Jukpor Freight agents practicing at the Apapa seaport have lamented the loss of several cargoes to theft orchestrated by security agencies during the process of examining their containers at the port. The National Coordinator, NAGAFF 100% Compliance Team, ...

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Vehicle Log Book Is Outdated, Unsuitable For Clearance Process – Farinto

Nigerian Ports Need Electronic Call-up System, Efficient Forex Handling - Farinto

By Kenneth Jukpor Following the recent directive of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) that one of the requirements for clearance of used vehicles at ports will be vehicle log books, the Vice President of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents ...

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Women Group Chronicles Eastern Marginalization, Killings Under President Buhari

Women Group Chronicles Eastern Marginalization, Killings Under Presidnet Buhari

Following the gross marginalization of South Easterners in governance, security agencies and unabated killings in the region, an organized Igbo Women Elders Council held a press conference in Awka, Anambra State, highlighting the many setbacks ocassioned by the Presidency. The ...

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GoG: Nigeria, ICC Yaoundé Pioneer Initiative To Counter Piracy

GoG: Nigeria, ICC Yaoundé Pioneer Initiative To Counter Piracy

By Kenneth Jukpor Nigeria and the Inter Regional Coordination Centre (ICC) Yaoundé have formed a forum to galvanise regional and international efforts to ensure security in the Gulf of Guinea (GOG). The forum known as Gulf of Guinea Maritime Collaboration ...

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