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July 2018

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General Manager, Ports and Cargo Handling Services,  Mr Abayomi Obadare, explaining a point to  Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council; Mr Hassan Bello and Assistant Director, Complaints Unit; Mr Moses Fadipe, during a visit to  Ports and Cargo terminal at in Can Port  as part of the council’s visit to terminal operators in Lagos recently

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Maritime Safety

Passengers on board of a boat wearing life jackets and an overloaded boat with passengers not wearing life jackets 

Capt. Suleiman Olorundare, the Commanding Officer of the Nigerian Navy Forward Operating Base, Bonny,   handing over documents relating to the seized   ship; MT Orbit 11 to  EFCC’s  Head of  Counter Terrorism and General Investigation David Inyang. The ship was arrested for illegal shipment of diesel 


Dirty and abandoned Never under bridge, in front of Berger automobile market on Thursday

Dilapidated portion at Tin Can first gate, along Apapa Oshodi expressway, Lagos on Thursday last week

A cross section of fairly used importer Toyota Siena Multipurpose Vans at Berger automobile market last week

Oil & Gas

CEO of China National Offshore Oil Corporation, Yuan Guangyu (left) being received at the NNPC headquarters in Abuja last week by the COO ventures of the NNPC, Dr. Babatunde Adeniran 

Nigerian former head of state General Abdusallam Abubakar in a handshake with the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Dr. Maikanti Baru when he was conferred with a fellowship award by the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) University, Lapai, Niger State recently.

Maritime Education

MAN Oron prospective in-takes  being drilled 

L-R: Hassan Bello Executive Secretary/CEO Nigerian Shippers' Council, Sabiu Zakari Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Transportation, Hon. Justice Rosaline Irorefe Bozimo, OFR Administrator, National Judicial Institute, representative of Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Hon Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen GCON, Chief Justice of Nigeria, Adamu Abdu Kafarati Chief Judge, Federal High Court Nigeria, and Otunba Seyi Oduntan, Governing Board Member Nigerian Shippers' Council, during the book presentation of the 14 edition Maritime Seminar for Judges in Abuja last week

R-L: President, Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA) Capt Labinjo, Rtd Col. George Ukeachu of Military Intelligence and Secretary of Merchant Navy Directorate, Capt Alfred Oniye at the 2018 World Seafarers Day celebration in Apapa Lagos last week.