Nigeria’s ports boss has committed to making 2017 a turning point for the competitiveness of the country’s ports sector.
28 Oct 2016
Illegal payments now account for more than half the cost of import and export processes through Nigeria’s ports.
08 Feb 2016
Nigeria’s navy has secured the release of the Safmarine Kuramo from pirates that hijacked the vessel Friday as it made its way from Pointe Noire, Congo to Onne, Nigeria.
08 Jul 2015
Importers using the Port of Lagos have seen their customs clearance times triple after equipment failures at the country’s largest container terminals, according to a local report.
26 Mar 2015
The Nigerian government has closed its ports, including Lagos, and land borders, and won’t open them until midnight Saturday to allow for “the peaceful conduct of the (presidential) elections.”
25 Feb 2015
The Nigerian government is poised to open more inland ports to help decongest the country’s overwhelmed terminals in Lagos.