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Turkey to negotiate maritime demarcation with Egypt

Turkey to negotiate maritime demarcation with Egypt Turkey and Egypt could negotiate and sign a maritime demarcation deal in the…

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Gridlock returns to Apapa-Oshodi expressway despite e-call up

Gridlock returns to Apapa-Oshodi expressway despite e-call up The gridlock is back on the Apapa-Oshodi expressway five days into the…

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Secure Anchorage Area: Navy, NIMASA intensify security efforts

Secure Anchorage Area: Navy, NIMASA intensify security efforts The Nigerian Navy and Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) are…

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NPA to sanction erring truckers

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has asked the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to punish truckers who fail to comply…

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We hope it will be sustained; residents applaud clearing of Apapa gridlock

Residents of Apapa community yesterday expressed appreciation to the Federal and the Lagos State governments for finally clearing the gridlock…

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Gunmen hijack boat, kidnap 11 passengers in Rivers

Gunmen hijack boat, kidnap 11 passengers in Rivers Gunmen suspected to be sea robbers have hijacked a passenger boat conveying…

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Several persons’ test positive to COVID-19 on U.S. Navy ships

Several persons’ test positive to COVID-19 on U.S. Navy ships The U.S. Navy said it is responding to COVID-19 outbreaks…

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Electronic call-up: Truck drivers defy order to vacate Apapa roads

Electronic call-up: Truck drivers defy order to vacate Apapa roads Truck drivers defy order to vacate Apapa roads Trucks parked…

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Agencies Disobeyed Osinbajo’s Directive On 24-hour Port Operation –NPA MD

Agencies Disobeyed Osinbajo’s Directive On 24-hour Port Operation –NPA MD The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, said…

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Maersk Boxship Losses 260 Container Overboard During Blackout

Maersk Boxship Losses 260 Container Overboard During Blackout BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE Maersk Line is reporting the second significant container…

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Chief Engineer Rescued By His Own Ship After 14 Hours Overboard

BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE The chief engineer aboard the former seismic support vessel Silver Supporter had a very lucky break…

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Maersk Says Automatic Engine Shutdown Led to Container Loss

Maersk Says Automatic Engine Shutdown Led to Container Loss BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE Maersk provided additional details related to the…

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Agents want National Assembly to dump Customs bill

Agents want National Assembly to dump Customs bill The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) has urged the…

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Navy denies aiding crude oil theft, illegal Refinery

By Ships & Ports The Nigerian Navy has denied reports that its personnel, aid illegal bunkering, crude oil theft and…

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U.S. piles pressure on container carriers to ease port congestion

U.S. regulators stepped up the heat on ocean shipping companies and the seaport terminals some of them operate, seeking to…

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Lagos State begins towing of abandoned trucks on port access roads

The Lagos State Task Team on Law and Order in Apapa has begun towing abandoned trucks parked on the port…

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IMO, WISTA launch ‘Women in Maritime’ survey

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) and the Women’s International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA) International have launched an inaugural “Women…

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Navy deploys 14 warships, 2 helicopters to fight piracy

Navy deploys 14 warships, 2 helicopters to fight piracy The Nigerian Navy on Monday deployed 14 warships and two helicopters…

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Liberian Registry expands presence in South Korea

Liberian Registry expands presence in South Korea   Alfonso Castillero   The Liberian Registry, the world’s second-largest ship registry, has…

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America’s largest ports begin COVID-19 vaccination

America’s largest ports begin COVID-19 vaccination   About 800 longshoremen from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on…

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APM Terminals Apapa boosts operation with 4 new RTGs

APM Terminals Apapa boosts operation with 4 new RTGs Nigeria’s leading container terminal, APM Terminals Apapa has boosted its operation…

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IMO convenes security meeting over piracy in Gulf of Guinea

IMO convenes security meeting over piracy in Gulf of Guinea The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will convene a maritime security…

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Why China’s New “Coast Guard Law” Raises Risk in the S. China Sea

Why China’s New “Coast Guard Law” Raises Risk in the S. China Sea Xi Jinping’s control over the China Coast…

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Video: Fire and Explosion in Indonesian Shipyard Kills Three Workers

Video: Fire and Explosion in Indonesian Shipyard Kills Three Workers A fire and subsequent explosion rocked an Indonesia shipyard on…

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Zim Gets 10 Newbuild LNG-Containerships as part of Seaspan’s Growth

Zim Gets 10 Newbuild LNG-Containerships as part of Seaspan’s Growth Weeks after completing its initial stock offering, Zim announced that…

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EU and Nigeria Working to Address Issues in the Gulf of Guinea

EU and Nigeria Working to Address Issues in the Gulf of Guinea There has been no letup of incidents in…

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Video: Containership Backlog in Southern California Sets More Records

Video: Containership Backlog in Southern California Sets More Records Six weeks into 2021 and approaching the Lunar New Year holiday,…

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Suspected smugglers raze customs checkpoints, vehicles

Suspected smugglers raze customs checkpoints, vehicles Thugs suspected to be smugglers attacked the Joint Border Drill Operatives stationed at Olajogun…

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Ports & Cargo eyes 300,000 TEUs in 2021

Ports & Cargo eyes 300,000 TEUs in 2021 Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group and…

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Starzs Investment Company Limited: Sailing full steam ahead

Starzs Investment Company Limited: Sailing full steam ahead Starzs Investments Company Limited (SICL), a foremost indigenous maritime logistics company servicing…

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