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ENL Consortium, Sinoma Cargo Sign Agreement to Strengthen Trade Ties Between Nigeria and China

Sinoma Cargo International Nigeria Limited has signed an agreement with Nigeria’s leading terminal operator, ENL Consortium Limited, to boost shipping trade between China and Nigeria. The agreement was signed in Lagos at the 5th China-Nigeria Logistics Special Line Platform Supply Chain Conference. The conference, which is held annually, was organised by the Lianyungang Port Holdings Group Co.,Ltd, Sinoma International (Nanjing) ...

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Gastech: Hyundai Group Showcases Eco-friendly Maritime and Digital Technologies

.,……Showcases Hydrogen powered Ships……………by Amaka Praise….Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) Group is showcasing eco-friendly technologies for a sustainable future as well as state-of-the-art digital technologies at this year’s Gastech, a global platform showcasing new products, solutions and technologies across the gas, LNG, hydrogen and energy value chain. Hyundai said it participating in this year’s world’s largest event for gas to showcase ...

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NPA May Grant 30 Percent Tariff Relief on Shipments to Eastern Ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has indicated its intention to increase tariff relief by as much as 30 percent for service providers, as part of a multi-pronged approach to attract more vessel and cargo traffic to the Eastern ports. NPA’s Managing Director, Mohammed Bello Koko, disclosed this while addressing a stakeholders’ forum on an assessment tour of facilities in Port ...

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NLNG, NPA Partner on VTS Deployment

The Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas Limited and the Nigerian Ports Authority have agreed on a partnership geared towards the deployment of a vessel tracking service, VTS. This was announced recently when the Managing Director of NPA, Muhammed Bello-Koko, hosted the Managing Director of the NLNG, Dr. Phillip Mshelbila, at the NPA headquarters in Lagos. The VTS, which is to be ...

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NSML Gets First Sub-Saharan African Terminal Environmental Certification

NLNG Ship Management Limited (NSML), manager of the Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) Bonny Terminal, has achieved the terminal’s Ecoport Port Environmental Review System (PERS) certification, making it the first certification of its kind in any port in Sub-Saharan Africa. According to the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of NSML, Mr. Abdukadir Ahmed, the certification was an attestation that the ...

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Buhari Directs Timely Completion of Lekki Deep Sea Port

President Muhammadu Buhari has praised the efforts of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, towards making the Lekki Deep Sea Port a reality. He also directed the minister to consult and bring up a memorandum to the Federal Executive Council (FEC) to link the facility with the railway network. The President’s media aide, Garba Shehu, in a statement said the ...

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Bello-Koko Appointed As Substantive NPA Managing Director

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Mr. Mohammed Bello-Koko as the substantive Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA). Bello-Koko’s appointment was contained in a statement issued by Director, Press & PR Federal Ministry of Transportation, Mr. Eric Ojiekwe. His appointment is coming barely 24hours after a report of a committee set up to investigate alleged financial misappropriation against the ...

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Amaechi Applauds Pace of Work on Lekki Deep Seaport Project

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has applauded the pace of work on the Lekki Deep Seaport project, and expressed hope that services would commence at the port by the last quarter of 2022. The minister, who undertook an assessment tour of the port site on Sunday, described the level of construction work as “very impressive”, and commended the ...

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