• NPA moves to review tariffs at Ports

    NPA moves to review tariffs at Ports

    The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has  signified its readiness to review its tariff regime in order to draw traffic to the Nigeria ports.

    This was disclosed over the weekend by the Managing Director, NPA, Ms Hadiza Bala Usman at a stakeholders meeting in Lagos. She said the tariff regime would be reviewed both upward and downward to make the ports competitive and attractive.

    ‘‘Our tariff regime will be very competitive looking at the role of Nigeria within the West African sub-region and […]

  • Customs agents to shut down ports over hike in duty

    Customs agents to shut down ports over hike in duty

    The Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA), has threatened to shut down the nation’s ports over 43 per cent hike in customs duty.

    President of the association, Alhaji Olayiwola Shittu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lagos.

    Shittu said that the association condemned in totality the monetary policy that led to the collapse of the maritime industry.

    He frowned at the import regime of fixing the foreign exchange rate at N331 to the dollar.

    “There should have been a […]