Editorial

December 14, 2014 - 02:14:47 pm

Terrorism is a global phenomenon. On daily basis, there are news reports of attacks on humanity by those who have chosen to go to...

December 07, 2014 - 07:35:23 pm

Arguably, the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) is the only agency in the Nigerian maritime...

November 30, 2014 - 06:46:32 pm

Authorities define a freight forwarder as “a person or company that organizes shipments for individuals or corporations to get...

November 23, 2014 - 02:58:21 pm

When former President Olusegun Obasanjo came into office in May, 1999, he made it unambiguously clear that his government was...

November 17, 2014 - 08:42:34 am

Upon its ‘birth’ on August 1, 2006, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) had a clear mission statement...

November 09, 2014 - 09:23:16 pm

Some stakeholders have argued, albeit correctly that the Pre-Arrival Assessment Report (PAAR) of the Nigeria Customs Service is...

November 02, 2014 - 10:44:29 am

“The next priority thing to do is to get our jobs back which we shall do immediately. We will get our jobs back so that all those...

October 26, 2014 - 04:53:28 pm

The recent invasion of the facilities of the Apapa Bulk Terminal Limited (ABTL) allegedly on the orders of the Customs Area...

October 19, 2014 - 05:04:32 pm

Those who can remember will attest to the fact that the emergence of the Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents...

October 12, 2014 - 10:58:02 am

The history of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) actually started  in 2000, from the...

September 28, 2014 - 05:22:50 pm

In about 48 hours, Nigeria will be 54 years old as a sovereign nation. And as it has been in the last couple of years, Nigeria,...

September 21, 2014 - 05:00:21 pm

The recent commissioning of the national secretariat of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) has once...

September 14, 2014 - 08:59:19 pm

The International Ships and Ports facility Security (ISPS) Code embodies a comprehensive set of security measures introduced by...

September 07, 2014 - 04:11:17 pm

Although, there may not be accurate records as to when it was actually founded, its current leaders and members quote 1954 as its...

August 24, 2014 - 02:28:09 pm

His appointment may go down in history as the least controversial and the one that came with the least mudslinging that is...

August 18, 2014 - 11:18:51 am

Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever (EHF) is the human disease caused by the Ebola virus. Medical experts say...

August 10, 2014 - 10:57:27 am

Sometime in 2007, stakeholders in the dry port or inland container depot project from across the country converged on Abuja to...

August 03, 2014 - 11:49:59 am

Nigeria is a vehicle importation-dependent economy; a business that is divisible into two broad categories, namely: locally...

July 18, 2014 - 04:13:55 pm

From available statistics, there more than 5,000 cadets of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria(MAN), Oron who though completed their...

July 13, 2014 - 04:47:53 pm

Apapa is home to Nigeria’s two foremost ports that are divided into and are being managed by nine terminal operators. Between...

July 06, 2014 - 01:37:24 pm

The International Ships and Ports facility Security (ISPS) Code embodies a comprehensive set of security measures introduced by...

June 27, 2014 - 04:55:02 pm

Two interesting news came up recently and we feel so strongly about them, because they underscored the state of security and the...

June 20, 2014 - 04:20:34 pm

Unknown to many, what has now become an annual ritual of celebrating the world’s seafarers actually started in 2o10. It was in...

June 13, 2014 - 04:25:34 pm

The Maritime Labour Convention 2006 (MLC) was adopted by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in February 2006, but it was...

June 08, 2014 - 04:28:58 pm

Some call it practicing fees, others refer to it as Transaction fees, and some prefer to term it cargo collection dues. But, one...

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