38 ships with petrol, food expected as Lagos ports

FILE PHOTO At least 38 ships with petroleum products, food and other goods are expected at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports within January 10 to January 22, 2019, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has disclosed. It noted that three ships are loaded with petrol,, 35 other ships are carrying general cargo, bulk sugar, diesel, steel products, base oil, More...

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By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
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23 petrol laden ships expected at Lagos ports

Apapa port The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), says 23 ships carrying petroleum products, foods and other goods are expected to berth from at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports from Jan. 3 to Jan. 9. The NPA made the More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, December 10th, 2018
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37 ships ladened with petrol, other products expected in Nigerian ports

A custom officer on duty in a Nigerian port At least 37 ships are excepted to bring in petroleum products, food and other goods with berth at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports, Lagos from December 10-29, 2018, Nigerian More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
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Maritime workers union threatens showdown with shippers association

Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi Minister of Transportation The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) is set for a showdown with shipping line agencies in the country in a bid to review member’s conditions of service. The More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Monday, November 26th, 2018
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32 Ships with petrol, other products expected at Lagos ports

Lagos port At least  32 ships with petroleum products, food and other goods are expected to berth  at Apapa and Tin Can Island Port  from November 26 to November 30,  the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has revealed.  The More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Saturday, November 24th, 2018
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Gridlock Apapa: Expert calls for tank farms relocation

  Apapa gridlock                                                           Photo: Punch A Maritime Expert, Mr Peter Obi, says relocating the tank farms from Apapa Wharf area, Lagos More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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NIMASA won’t give cabotage waivers to oil firms

Dakuku Peterside, DG of NIMASA Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), will no longer encourage the application of any form of waivers under the Cabotage Act, particularly from the oil firms. Director More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018
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Shippers’ council targets cost reduction at ports

Mr. Hassan Bello, NSC Executive Secretary The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) says it will sign a Memorandum of Understanding with shipping companies on reducing the cost of doing business at ports to 35 per More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, July 1st, 2018
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Crisis hits Apapa traffic call up system

—-as truckers threaten to shut ports over extortion by govt. officials The government officials of  Nigerian Navy, Nigerian Ports Authority  (NPA )and Lagos State Transport Management Authority  (LASTMA), More...