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February 22, 2010 - 01:15:48 pm

<p>The House of Representatives has mandated its committee on marine transport to investigate the almost four year old port...

February 22, 2010 - 01:12:53 pm

<p>Last week, the minister of transport, Alhaji Ibrahim Isa Bio lampooned the management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA)...

February 22, 2010 - 01:12:18 pm

<p><strong>&hellip;..SAYS &ldquo;THERE IS A LOT OF WORK TO BE DONE&rdquo;</strong>&nbsp;&...

February 22, 2010 - 01:10:54 pm

<p>The new Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transport has resumed. She is Dr. Edugie Abigail Abebe who in her...

February 22, 2010 - 01:10:24 pm

<p>Few months after introducing a new system of maintenance of its crafts and plants, the innovation has started yielding...

February 15, 2010 - 12:28:17 pm

<p>The House of Representatives has received three maritime sector bills namely:&nbsp; Nigerian Ports and Harbours...

February 15, 2010 - 12:27:45 pm

<p>Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transport, Mr Femi Olayisade has cleared the air on agitation by some...

February 15, 2010 - 12:27:21 pm

<p>The crack team of anti-smuggling officers that was put together by the Comptroller-General of Customs, Alhaji Abdullahi...

February 15, 2010 - 12:22:33 pm

<p>There are indications that the recently constituted National Maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) Committee is planning to...

February 15, 2010 - 12:21:22 pm

<p>Plans to establish a maritime school at the Yaba college of Technology has received a boost with the acceptance by both...

February 08, 2010 - 03:48:21 pm

<p>Baring any unforeseen development, the House of Representatives will&nbsp; this week receive at plenary, three...

February 08, 2010 - 03:47:37 pm

<p>Agents of shipping lines have petitioned Nigerian Ports Authourity (NPA) alleging unbridled extortion and intimidation...

February 08, 2010 - 03:33:30 pm

<p>As part of its desire for collaboration and more networking among maritime industry stakeholders, the Indigenous Ship...

February 07, 2010 - 04:57:40 pm

<p>Less than six months after water users and providers of water transportation in Lagos state were subjected to untold...

February 01, 2010 - 02:14:03 pm

<p><strong>&ldquo;Customs Arrested Our Members Illegally&rdquo; &ndash; Agents<br /> &ldquo;No...

February 01, 2010 - 02:13:28 pm

<p>The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has come hard on opponents of the controversial Cargo Tracking Note (CTN), even as it...

February 01, 2010 - 02:07:01 pm

<p><strong>&bull;&nbsp;Ships released after weeks in detention<br /> &bull;&nbsp;Rival players...

February 01, 2010 - 11:18:58 am

<p>About one year after Shipping Position Weekly scooped the story of Nigerian cadets who were deported from Ukraine on...

January 24, 2010 - 12:37:23 pm

<p>Apparently, responding to the immediate fury of opposition which greeted the recently introduced Cargo Tracking Note (...

January 24, 2010 - 12:36:37 pm

<p>The Liberian-flag fleet grew to a record 3,140 ships; aggregating 97.2m gross tons, in 2009. This represents a net...

January 24, 2010 - 12:35:49 pm

<p><strong>CRFFN: A NEW BEGINNING?</strong></p> <p>We had predicted in our first edition for this...

January 24, 2010 - 12:34:51 pm

<p>A Chieftain of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF), Mr Kanikwu Chucks David, has...

January 24, 2010 - 12:33:32 pm

<p>The Indigenous Ship owners&rsquo; Association of Nigeria (ISAN) last week inaugurated its marine insurance group...

January 18, 2010 - 01:32:57 pm

<p><strong>&bull;&nbsp;AKHIGBE: The military only wants to corner the resources in the maritime industry<...

January 18, 2010 - 01:32:06 pm

<p>After what appear like an indefinite wait, final copy of the much- expected new Port Act is ready and will be tabled...

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