• Cargoes should leave Lekki deep seaport under 24 hrs – Customs

    Cargoes should leave Lekki deep seaport under 24 hrs – Customs

    The Zone ‘A’ Coordinator of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Assistant Comptroller-General Eporwei Edike, has said that cargoes should be leave Lekki deep seaport under 24 hours.

    Edike stated this during an inspection tour of the Lagos Free Zone housing the sea port project and the Lekki Free Trade Zone on Wednesday.

    The Customs boss said that his visit to the zones had to do with seeking avenues of increasing customs revenue at the free zones.

    Edike said that the service wanted to […]

  • I’ll complete Bakassi seaport, Ayade assures

    I’ll complete Bakassi seaport, Ayade assures

    Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has, again, stated that his administration will work assiduously towards the completion of the Bakassi deep sea port.

    Speaking during a courtesy visit on him in Calabar by the Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) Mrs Adeisa Bala Mohammed and her management team, Ayade said the project was not in contest with the already existing Calabar port, but rather to complement its services.

    Ayade said: “This project, will, no doubt, go a long way […]

  • NDLEA arrests evangelist in possession of 165kg narcotics drugs at Lagos seaport

    NDLEA arrests evangelist in possession of 165kg narcotics drugs at Lagos seaport

    Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have arrested a South Africa based evangelist over 165kgs of narcotics drugs seized at Lagos Seaport.

    Methamphetamine weighing 92kgs and 73kgs of ephedrine were detected inside two containers of foodstuff meant for export to South Africa.

    The estimated street value of the drugs is 1.4 billion naira.

    Chairman and Chief Executive of the NDLEA, Col. Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah (retd.) disclosed that the seizure had significant influence on the campaign against narcotic drugs and psychotropic […]