Category: Maritime

CHANGE OF BATTON L-R: Customs Area Controller, Ports and Terminal Multiservices Limited (PTML) Comptroller Jibril Zakari, incoming receives handover notes from outgoing Comptroller Tunji Aremu, at a brief handover ceremony at the Command on Monday. Newly-appointed Customs Area Controller (CAC) of the Port and Terminal Multi Service Limited (PTML) Area Command of the Nigeria Customs…

President Goodluck Jonathan today commissions the rehabilitated Onitsha River Port Complex in Anambra State. The commissioning of the Onitsha River Port Complex today follows its extensive overhaul with new facilities, offices, warehouses and cargo handling equipment. Minister of Transport, Alhaji Idris Umar, is the Chief Host at the commissioning, while the Managing Director of NIWA,…

 Managing Director of APM Terminals Apapa Limited, Mr. Dallas Hampton, has disclosed that in spite of record container volumes being handled at the Apapa facility, congestion was actually reducing. “We have not had any significant waiting time for vessels for many months and vessels are able to berth at Apapa container terminal shortly after arrival…

Shippers send appreciation letters to NSC •As council lauds Tribune for good works

Unfolding indication is to the effect that the Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) is presently being inundated with letters of commendation by shippers, with many of them, commending the Federal Government for its new initiative towards reducing business cost at the Nigerian ports. It would be recalled that the Nigerian Tribune, only a few days ago,…