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Customs, NDLEA Demand Whisky, Cigarette From Shipmasters At Ports – UK Magazine

A United Kingdom based publication, Guide to Port Entry has accused government officials of seeking bribes and gratifications before clearing vessels for berthing at Lagos seaports. The publication is the most accurate and comprehensive port information resource which assists crew in planning port calls to over 11,400 global commercial ports and terminals. The book features…

NPA launches Maritime security infrastructure to Monitor movement of Vessels

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), on Friday launched a maritime security technology that tracks and records movement of vessels within the nation’s territorial waters. The security infrastructure monitors vessels within the nation’s ports in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Calabar and Onne. The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said the launching of the Command, Control, Communication and…

 Enough of rhetoric, let’s get job done, NIMASA DG charges stakeholders

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has observed that the recurring rhetoric on the potentials of the Nigerian maritime industry is over and that it is time for stakeholders to unite to actualise these potentials for the benefit of the nation. The Director General who was…

Western Marine Customs intercepts N400m cannabis in five months

The Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) made seizures of cannabis worth N400,000,000 in the first five months of 2016.  Controller in charge of the command, Comptroller Umar Yusuf disclosed this last week, during a media chat in Lagos.  Umar stated that the command has intercepted 48 jumbo bags of cannabis estimated…