• LCCI Extols Shippers’ Council As Economic Regulator

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    The appointment of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) as the ports economic regulator received a big boost as the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) applauded the federal government’s elevation of the council to regulate the activities of operators at the ports. This was disclosed by the president of the chamber, Mrs Nike Akande,…

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  • House Of Reps Declares Support For NIMASA’s Rebuilding Process

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    The House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education, and Administration has resolved to support the rebuilding efforts of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) in its quest to reposition, reform, and restructure for the benefit of the nation. In a statement made available by the deputy director, Public Relations, Hajia Lami Tumaka,…

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    NIMASA Begins Review Of 3% Freight Benchmark For Shippers

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    The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has inaugurated a committee to review the parameters for charging the 3 percent freight benchmark currently collected by the agency saying that the vision is to advance Nigeria’s global maritime interests. According to him, the inauguration of the committee is…

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    We Have Been Able To Reduce Smuggling – Umar

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    Comptroller Muhammed Dahiru Umar, the area comptroller of Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, Ikeja, Lagos, in this interview with YUSUF BABALOLA,  x-rays his years in service and how the unit is fighting smuggling. How has it been fighting smuggling since you came on board? We are devising means to fight it, criminals…

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