The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says 22 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods have arrived Lagos Ports waiting to berth.
The ships are carrying containers, bulk wheat, base oil and petrol.
NPA said that 20 ships were expected at the ports with fuel, containers, general cargo, frozen fish, gypsum and bulk wheat.
It added that the ships were expected as from Feb. 11 to Feb. 23.
Also, the organisation said that 20 other ships were at the ports discharging general cargo, containers, bulk wheat, bulk sugar, fertiliser, steel products and frozen fish.