Amaechi, who was speaking via a virtual platform during the event, admonished shipping stakeholders to kick against SAA.
He said, ” There is a crisis in the Maritime sector. The crisis is between the Minister of Transportation and the issue of security. The Minister of Transportation has the responsibility to set up the secure anchorage area.
“Today, we have a single individual partnering with the military that is collecting $1,200 (merchant ship) to the detriment of shipping companies.
“That one individual to the detriment of our shipping industry is still in existence and still managing the business with support of other institutions.
“The stakeholders are doing nothing to the individual and he has become so rich as a result of exploiting the industry.
“We are saying this is the time to say enough is enough. Government will not be collecting money.
“No individual has the right to collect money,” he said.
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