Shippers’ Council Partners NWUN, NARTO On Functional Ports’ Corridors

Shippers’ Council Partners NWUN, NARTO On Functional Ports’ Corridors

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), the lead agency for Port Standing Task Team (PSTT) is to collaborate with the National Association of Road Transport Owners (NARTO) and Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria (MWUN) to clear the port corridors of extraneous...
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Experts Urge Stakeholders To Harness Maritime Potential For Economic Growth

Experts Urge Stakeholders To Harness Maritime Potential For Economic Growth

Experts on Thursday urged stakeholders in maritime sector to harness its full potential to achieve the desired economic growth for the country.   The experts said this at a virtual forum of the Nigeria Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL...
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NSML, NDA Sign Maritime Training MoU  

NSML, NDA Sign Maritime Training MoU  

NLNG Ship Management Limited (NSML) and Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the training and delivery of maritime-related courses at the Nigerian Navy Simulation Centre (NNSC) of the NDA. At a signing ceremony at....
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Shippers’ Council Boss: Corruption Hindering Our Service Delivery

Shippers’ Council Boss: Corruption Hindering Our Service Delivery

Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), ) Mr Emmanual Jime, says the council will deliver more quality services when corruption is tackled.  Jime said this on Wednesday when the Head of the Technical Unit on Governance & Anti- Corrupt...
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Maritime Workers Union Shelves Strike

Maritime Workers Union Shelves Strike

The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) on Monday shelved the industrial action billed to begin on March 1, 2022.  This is contained in a statement signed by the union’s President General, Mr Adewale Adeyanju, and Secretary General, Mr Felix...
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Shippers’ Council Tasks Barge Operators On Standard, Quality Equipment 

Shippers’ Council Tasks Barge Operators On Standard, Quality Equipment 

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has called on barge operators to use standard and quality equipment that are in line with global trends. The Executive Secretary, Mr Emmanuel Jime, made this known in a statement signed by NSC Head, Public...
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Shippers Council, NPA, Others To Tackle Seaport Corridor Touts

Shippers Council, NPA, Others To Tackle Seaport Corridor Touts

The Nigerian Shipper’s Council (NSC), on Thursday in Lagos, said non-state actors (touts) would be removed from the corridor of seaports. Executive Secretary, NSC, Mr Emmanuel Jime, said to achieve this, the council would collaborate with the Nigerian Ports ...
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Piracy: NIMASA Explains Decline, Seeks Sustained Collaboration 

Piracy: NIMASA Explains Decline, Seeks Sustained Collaboration 

The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has reiterated the Agency’s commitment collaborate with all stakeholders s part of measures to ensure that Nigeria at...
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NIMASA Increases Flag Registration Conditional Survey By 43.6 Per Cent   

NIMASA Increases Flag Registration Conditional Survey By 43.6 Per Cent   

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Bashir Jamoh has announced an increase of 43.6% in the condition survey for Flag Registration by the Agency in the year 2021 as against the performance in the...
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NIMASA Explains N37.6b Revenue, 12 Marine Accidents In 2021 

NIMASA Explains N37.6b Revenue, 12 Marine Accidents In 2021 

By Moses Ebosele, ebosele@hotmail.com — Between January and December 2021, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) contributed N37,691,630,450.02 (N37.6b) to the federation account, compared with N31, 839,917,978.20. (N31.8b) wit...
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APM Terminals Apapa Is Transforming Into World-Class Facility, Says Klaus Laursen, Country Manager

APM Terminals Apapa Is Transforming Into World-Class Facility, Says Klaus Laursen, Country Manager

APM Terminals Apapa, one of the largest container terminals in West Africa, is rapidly transforming into a world-class facility. Speaking in Lagos while reviewing the performance of APM Terminals Apapa in 2021, Klaus Laursen, Country Manager, said, “Over the...
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Lekki Seaport: Amaechi Tasks Contractors On Speed, Proposes July For Commissioning

Lekki Seaport: Amaechi Tasks Contractors On Speed, Proposes July For Commissioning

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Chibuike Amaechi, has urged contractors of the Lekki Deep Seaport Project to speed up work to enable government approve all the necessary processes before next election.  Amaechi made this known in a statement on Saturda...
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EU Blocks Hyundai, Daewoo Shipping Merger

EU Blocks Hyundai, Daewoo Shipping Merger

The European Commission has adopted a decision to prohibit a mega-merger that would combine two South Korean shipbuilding companies, Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings (HHIH) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME). The merger between the two So...
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UAE To Introduce Green Ship Recycling Regulations In 2022

UAE To Introduce Green Ship Recycling Regulations In 2022

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is making progress with national ship recycling regulations that are expected to be unveiled during 2022.  The move is said to be in line with UAE’s commitment to responsible ship recycling practices and comes at...
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