SIFAX Group expands Ijora container terminal, begins pavement construction

Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group, Dr. Taiwo Afolabi (left), and the Managing Director, China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) Nigeria Limited, John Jiang, during the SIFAX ICT pavement construction contract signing ceremony in Lagos…recently By Anthony Nwachukwu Boosted by a growing customer-base and increasing demand less than two years […]

Disharmony in clearing processes, high exchange rate hurting speedy cargo evacuation – APM Terminals Apapa

Posts 8.1m cargo TEUs in 15yrs By Anthony Nwachukwu Factors beyond the terminal operators, including disharmony in cargo clearance and release processes among the regulatory agencies, and the rising exchange rate of the naira to the United States (U.S.) dollar, are responsible for a longer container dwell time at the […]

NIMASA, Agric Ministry partner against illegal fishing, threat to aquatic life

NIMASA Director-General, Dr. Bashir Jamoh (right), and Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Mahmood Abubakar, during an agreement in Abuja between NIMASA and the ministry against illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing activities in Nigerian waters By Anthony Nwachukwu The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Federal Ministry of Agriculture […]

NPA, FMC Jalingo partner for improved pensioners’ healthcare

Ag. Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Mohammed Bello-Koko (left), presenting the agency’s plague to the Director of Administration, FMC Jalingo, Adamu Ardo, who represented the Managing Director, Dr. Aisha Adamu, during the courtesy visit at NPA Corporate Headquarters at Marina, Lagos Pensioners using the Jalingo Federal Medical Centre […]