The Turkish cargo ship; Paksoy-1

July 17, 2019

The Customs Area  Controller FOU  Zone “A”, Comptroller Muhammed Aliyu ( M) showing   a sample of intercepted  drugs to the Director of Ports of the National  Agency of Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof.  Samson Adebayo in Lagos on Tuesday

July 17, 2019

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The Turkish cargo ship; Paksoy-1

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The Customs Area  Controller FOU  Zone “A”, Comptroller Muhammed Aliyu ( M) showing   a sample of intercepted  drugs to the Director of Ports of the National  Agency of Food Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof.  Samson Adebayo in Lagos on Tuesday

Customs FOU Zone ‘A’ Intercepts Cars, Pangolin, Other Goods Valued N1.2bn   

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Gov El-Rufai Hails NIMASA DG For Turnaround Of Maritime Industry    

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NAGAFF Identifies Power, Lack Of Standardization, Others As Hindrance To Nigeria In AfCTA

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July 2019

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Healthy Living

Maritime Safety

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) receives an art work from the Chairman, Nigeria Industrial Ports and Terminals Development Promotion Committee (NIMPORT), Fortune Idu, during the courtesy call last week.  

Cdr. Murtala Rogo, Base Operations Officer, Nigerian Navy Ship Pathfinder, Port Harcourt (R) handing over the suspects and exhibits accused in the theft of petroleum products suspected to be adulterated to DCP Ahmed Kontagora of Rivers Police Command last Friday.  

 Former Head of State; General Abdulsalam Abubakar  (R), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and others at the commissioning  of African Circle Pollution Management limited Port Harcourt Dockyard Waste Management Plant last weekend  


L-R: CFO, Car45, Olajide Adamolekun; CEO Cars45, Etop Ikpe; CEO De Feon Autos Ltd, Olaniyi Olukitibi and Head, Commercial Operations and Marketing, Cars45, Mayokun Fadeyibi at the launch of the second Carsbazr retail franchise lot with De Feon Autos in Ikeja, Lagos last week

  Ongoing reconstruction work at Coconut bus stop along Apapa - Oshodi expressway.

Oil & Gas

Nigeria Governors Forum visit to the Group Managing Director of NNPC

Scene of the pipeline fire incident at Ijegun recently 

Coast To Coast

At the unveiling of Ocean Network Express new Eco-Friendly ship; ONE Cygnus last week 

Faces at the flag-off of the second phase of the development of the Tuas Terminal in Singapore last week

Maritime Education

L-R: Mrs Aminah Baldwin, CRFFN Registrar/CEO; Barrister Samuel Nwakohu, Mr. David Kerr (Director Innovative Pay and Mr. Krishan Subramaniam (Director -Fusion Academy of Excellence at the recent retreat organised for the leadership of the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria in Dubai, UAE 


L-R: Asst. General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Mallam Ibrahim Nasiru, Editor, Shores2shores; Sandra Ukele, Gen. Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, NPA, Jatto Adams, Chief Executive Officer, Platforms Communications, Sylvanus Obasi, President, Marine Engr. Student Assoc., Samuel Bassey and the President, Student Union Government, (SUG), Federal College of Fisheries and Marine Technology, Comrade Agboola Oluwasegun  during the presentation of the maritime youth award for human capacity development to the NPA last week

Managing Director of The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman with the High Commissioner of Namibia to Nigeria; Ambassador Mr. Humphrey Desmond! Geiseb during  a working visit to the Corporate Head Quarters of NPA in Marina Lagos last week.  

From Left: Head, Marine Environment Management Department of NIMASA, Dr. Felicia Mogo, Executive Director (ED) , Maritime Labour & Cabotage Services, Nigerian Maritime Administration & Safety Agency (NIMASA) Ahmed Gambo, and the Director General (DG), Dr Dakuku Peterside during a meeting with media executives, in Lagos, last week.