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Federal government compels shippers to open disbursement accounts with foreign principals

In keeping with Article 4 of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) minimum standards for shipping agents all over the world, the Federal Government has now compelled all shipping agencies to open Disbursement Accounts (DAs) from where they will carry out operational costs for their multinational principals overseas.

National Economic Council asks NNPC, NCS, NPA, others to refund N8.13 trillion

The National Economic Council (NEC) comprising the federating states and government at the centre on Thursday raised the alarm that revenue generating agencies shortchanged the government of N526 billion and $21 billion amounting to N8.13 trillion between 2010 and 2015.

KPMG report indicts NNPC, others of under-remitting into federation account

The National Economic Council (NEC) presided over on Thursday by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the final report on the forensic audit of revenue accruals by revenue generating agencies confirmed massive under-remittances to the Federation Account to the tune of N8.1 trillion.

Lagos ports to receive 28 ships laden with petroleum products, food items

Twenty eight ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from May 14 to May 26.

NPA revives NIPOSA Game after 17 years of suspension

After nearly 17 years of inactivity, the management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has now revived the annual Nigerian Ports Sports Association (NIGOSA) Game which was last held in 2001.

38 Ships expected at Apapa, Tin Can ports

Thirty eight ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos between May 11 and May 26.

Calabar Ports win NIPOSA football event

The Calabar Ports on Friday defeated the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Headquarters Lagos to win the football event of the 2018 Nigerian Ports Authority Sports Association (NIPOSA) Games.

NPA: 38 ships with petrol, others expected at Lagos ports

Thirty eight ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from May 11 to May 26.

Maritime expert urges federal government to clear trucks blocking ports’ access roads

Capt. Adewale Ishola, former president, Master Mariners Association of Nigeria (MMAN), has urged the Federal Government to issue a directive to remove the trucks blocking Lagos ports’ access roads, in order to reduce their transaction time.

Lagos ports to receive 36 ships laden with petroleum, food items

Thirty six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from May 2 to May 26.

Group: President Buhari committed to internal democracy

The Katsina Youths for Sustainable Change (KYSC) says President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to the internal democracy.

32 ships laden with petroleum products, food items due in Lagos ports

A total of 32 ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from April 30 to May 8, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated in its publication — “Shipping Position”, in Lagos, on Monday.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: Why I parted ways with President Buhari, APC

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has said one of the reasons he parted ways with his former party, the All Progressive Congress (APC), was the inability of President Muhammadu Buhari to address the negative manner in which the party was being run.

11 ships with petrol, others arrive Lagos ports

No fewer than eleven ships laden with various products, including petrol, are at the Lagos ports waiting to berth, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Wednesday.

Lagos ports to receive 35 ships laden with petroleum products, food items

Thirty-five ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive the Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports in Lagos from April 23 to May 6.

16 ships arrive Lagos ports with petrol, other commodities

A total of 16 ships laden with various products including petrol are at the Lagos Ports waiting to berth, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Wednesday.

12 ships laden with petroleum, other commodities arrive Lagos

No fewer than 12 ships laden with various products, including petrol, are at Lagos ports waiting to berth, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Tuesday.

NSC boss tasks shipping lines on govt directives on trade

Mr Hassan Bello, the Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), has urged terminal operators to comply with the Presidential Directive on Ease of Doing Business to make Nigerian ports more attractive to shippers.

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