In 2013, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA) came up with an ambitious project that is meant to stimulate…View More NIMASA’s Floating Dock: Good venture gone awry?
By Dapo Olawuni | The Presidential Task Force on Apapa Traffic was inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari…View More The Visible Strides of Presidential Task Force On Apapa Traffic: How Far, So Far
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Amaechi’s stewardship in maritime industry Until recently when President Muhammadu Buhari dissolved his cabinet, Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi, bestrode the Nigerian Maritime…View More Amaechi’s stewardship in maritime industry
In recent times, the security architecture of the country has come under ceaseless bombardment by insurgents and militants, stretching our security…View More Insecurity and vulnerability of Nigerian Ports
The creation of Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria(CRFFN) was a deliberate attempt of government to reform…View More CRFFN and burden of leadership
Recently, Tony Iju Nwabunike, the National President of the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents(ANLCA) marked his one year in…View More One Year of Macabre Dance of Nwabunike as ANLCA President.
Shipping is a big business. So the shipping companies are in this business to make profit, just like all the…View More Container Deposit as tool for extortion by shipping companies.
On April 25, 2019, a circular issued on behalf of the Comptroller-General of Customs, Hameed Ali and signed by DCG…View More The CGC Strike Force – a monster in the making
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By ZION Olalekan /Tayo Oladipupo In what appears to be a vote of no confidence in his Area controllers at…View More Customs boss passes ” vote of no confidence” on Area Controllers — empowers strike force team to intervene in cargo release.
A well structured and coordinated transport sector often triggers a phenomenal growth in the economy. Most developed economies of the…View More National Transport Commission (NTC): Catalyst for growth in Transport Sector
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The Nigeria Customs Service and Customs brokers are two halves of the same coin with a symbiotic relationship. The two…View More Customs/Agents rift: Collapse of relationship built on mutual suspicion.
Last February, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), in a memo dated February 4th 2019, shocked the distraught operators…View More $300 Passage Fee: NIWA’s Daily Pursuit of Revenue on Dangerous Waterways
The malignant traffic gridlock on Lagos ports access roads has continued to defy solutions. Not even the sluggish approach of…View More Truck owners’ initiative on trailer parks as metaphor for government failure
Perceival Agencies Limited, the publishers of nigeriamaritime360.com, has initiated a quiet revolution in the security industry in Nigeria. Through one of…View More Perceival Agencies Berth Security Revolution in Nigeria
On March 23rd, 2019, Nigerians, in an overwhelming show of support, renewed the mandate of President Muhammadu Buhari for another…View More Buhari’s re-election: Our expectations, our trepidation in maritime industry
Penultimate Sunday, February 17th, 2019, Nigerians were outraged by the footage of a video that went viral in which the…View More FOU: The killing Machine of Nigeria Customs Service
Early this month of February, the Nigerian Shippers’ Council announced its intention to register all regulated service providers in…View More Registration fee: Shippers’ Council’s bold move to restore sanity to shipping industry