Editorial

April 23, 2018 - 05:15:30 am

Recently, at the swearing-in ceremony of executives of the Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), Comptroller...

April 16, 2018 - 05:16:04 am

All so soon, Prince Olayiwola has served two terms of eight years as the National President of the Association of Nigerian...

April 09, 2018 - 05:48:12 am

The National Transport Commission (NTC) Bill was passed last month by the Senate, about 10 months after the House of...

March 26, 2018 - 04:25:05 am

Recent events that are unveiling at the Maritime Academy of Nigeria in Oron, Akwa Ibom state have again confirmed that the more-...

March 19, 2018 - 03:31:45 am

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

March 12, 2018 - 05:11:37 am

Recently, the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC); Dr Maikanti Baru raised the alarm...

March 05, 2018 - 05:25:10 am

It was the then- Nigerian Shipping Companies Association that kick-started the quest for  the enactment of the Cabotage Act.  At...

February 26, 2018 - 04:27:29 am

The palletisation policy is an initiative of the Presidential committee on Ease of Doing Business. Under the policy, all...

February 19, 2018 - 04:52:35 am

From the statistics reeled out by the Nigeria Customs Service at the PTML terminal at Tin Can Island port, the Federal Government...

February 12, 2018 - 04:21:32 am

 Recently, a group which called itself; Integrated Seafarers of Nigeria accused shipping companies of violating the Cabotage Act...

February 05, 2018 - 05:03:10 am

His was one of the first appointments that were announced by President Muhammadu Buhari and upon his appointment in August 2015...

January 29, 2018 - 03:48:39 am

Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari appointed six persons as members of the governing board of the beleaguered Council for the...

January 22, 2018 - 03:07:00 am

 It was in October last year that the Minister of Transportation; Mr Rotimi Amaechi announced that the Federal Government has...

January 15, 2018 - 04:46:08 am

Even though it was predicted, not everyone thought seriously that it would be as bad as it turned out to. Certainly, 2016 gave a...

December 18, 2017 - 10:48:08 am

If anyone was asked about the maritime industry in 2017, it is most probable that he/she will devote ample time to the traffic...

December 11, 2017 - 09:51:22 am

Nigeria has been a member of the global maritime body; the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) for decades.  In 2007, she...

December 04, 2017 - 10:32:42 am

Recently, at an event to appreciate its stakeholders, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC); Mr Hassan...

November 27, 2017 - 10:23:50 am

In the past few months, this newspaper has devoted ample attention to the failed access roads to Lagos ports of Apapa and Tin Can...

November 20, 2017 - 10:10:37 am

Barring any unforeseen circumstance, before the end of this year, the National Transport Commission (NTC) would have been passed...

November 13, 2017 - 09:04:03 am

“With effective rail transportation of goods from the ports to the hinterland, less pressure will be on the roads and goods will...

November 06, 2017 - 10:05:14 am

“A total of 20 reports against all vessel types were received for Nigeria, 16 of which occurred off the coast of Brass, Bonny and...

October 30, 2017 - 09:35:26 am

Scanners have been introduced to the cargo clearance procedure at Nigerian seaports as far back as when Destination Inspection...

October 23, 2017 - 10:08:28 am

Intels was co-founded by former Vice-President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Atiku Abubakar; and an Italian...

October 16, 2017 - 10:08:41 am

Official statistics says that Nigeria has 84 approved entry points and more than 1,400 illegal borders. These are spread across...

September 25, 2017 - 10:39:50 am

To say that the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) in Oron, Akwa Ibom state is jinxed may be an understatement. For the almost 40...

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