Editorial

March 30, 2020 - 12:33:58 am

  There is no doubt that the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) is a new brand, a brand that sprang up from the ashes of...

March 23, 2020 - 01:52:44 am

 Finally, the last batch of board members of government agencies in the Nigerian maritime sector has been appointed. Expected to...

March 16, 2020 - 02:08:34 am

Last week, this newspaper published a detailed investigation which revealed how security agencies have consistently taken...

March 09, 2020 - 02:09:02 am

In its history, NIMASA (that is from 1987 when it was created and first christened National Maritime Authourity) and now, that it...

March 02, 2020 - 01:53:40 am

Available statistics indicate that, about 5,000 ships call at the Nigerian ports annually, there are about 400 coastal vessels...

February 24, 2020 - 02:17:11 am

 Not many are in doubt that the current Comptroller General of Customs; Col Hameed Ali (rtd) has delivered on the mandate that he...

February 17, 2020 - 02:38:20 am

May we start this opinion with this question: Has someone cast a spell on the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (...

February 10, 2020 - 01:26:48 am

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) announced recently that as from January 27, 2020, vessels that could not secure berthing space...

February 03, 2020 - 01:14:00 am

Without being unnecessarily repetitive, we need to reiterate that, the Cabotage Vessel Finance Fund (CVFF) is an essential part...

January 27, 2020 - 01:28:37 am

 Dr. Eugene Nweke (NAGAFF) Go to NPA check their cargo throughput in a year and compare it from 2015 till date, what is the...

January 27, 2020 - 01:21:43 am

Not many are in doubt that the current Comptroller General of Customs; Col Hameed Ali (rtd) has delivered on the mandate that he...

January 20, 2020 - 02:16:26 am

 Even though it was predicted, not everyone thought seriously that it would be as bad as it turned out to. Certainly, 2019 gave a...

December 23, 2019 - 03:45:17 am

Just like we predicted that 2019 would not be any better that the years before it, the outgoing year didn’t prove us or...

December 16, 2019 - 12:14:16 am

It was probably the recent disclaimer by the Nigeria Customs Service that reminded Nigerians (except those who applied for...

December 09, 2019 - 12:18:45 am

From its own record, the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) was born on November 30, 1999,...

December 02, 2019 - 12:19:10 am

Until the elections that brought in Capt Niyi Labinjo as the President of the Nigeria Shipowners Association (NISA) in 2014,...

November 25, 2019 - 12:14:05 am

The recent clash between Customs officers and personnel from the security department of the Nigerian Ports Authourity(NPA) has...

November 18, 2019 - 12:18:42 am

As a maritime media organisation, we have devoted ample attention to the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in...

November 04, 2019 - 12:38:36 am

Ordinarily, the recent fracas between hoodlums and officials of the Lagos State Task Force on Environment needed not to have...

October 28, 2019 - 12:01:11 am

For a while now, stories of resurgence of pilfering, containers broaching and vandalism have resurfaced in the Nigerian port...

October 21, 2019 - 12:07:04 am

Curiously, the Editorial Team of this newspaper had planned an Editorial Opinion to appraise the recent Global Maritime Security...

October 14, 2019 - 12:11:29 am

 For over a decade, the Indigenous Shipowners Association (ISAN), which later became Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA)...

October 07, 2019 - 12:55:06 am

 Last Tuesday, Nigeria turned 59 years  as a sovereign nation. This year’s independence anniversary is the fifth since the All...

September 30, 2019 - 12:43:33 am

Recently, arguments about the quality of the curricula and trainings that Nigerian cadets and those who attend maritime...

September 23, 2019 - 06:17:47 am

Our investigations at the two biggest vehicle handling terminals in Lagos; that is, PTML Terminal and Five Star Logistics...

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