Editorial

February 22, 2015 - 04:38:34 pm

From its official website, organizers of the Nigeria Maritime Expo, popularly called NIMAREX says it “was borne out of a desire...

February 15, 2015 - 06:06:15 pm

It is a known fact that Nigeria is a vehicle importation-dependent economy; a business that is divisible into two broad...

February 08, 2015 - 03:03:18 pm

The phrase ‘new port order’ is a mantra that has been made popular by the Shippers Association of Lagos State, especially since...

February 01, 2015 - 01:24:40 pm

Last week, the Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarders (CRFFN) opened up on its plans to introduce uniform fees to be...

January 26, 2015 - 09:33:17 am

In May 25, 1975,  15 West African countries came together to form the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), with...

January 18, 2015 - 02:13:20 pm

Last week, while on campaign tour of Oyo state, President Goodluck Jonathan’s attention was called to an issue that he may not...

January 11, 2015 - 07:18:19 pm

Unlike the years before it, one might be tempted to say that, 2014 was indeed a year like no other. Whether one likes it or not...

December 22, 2014 - 11:22:09 am

Every year is unique; it’s never like those before it and won’t be like those coming after it. But will that be correct about...

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...

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