Latest News for: Apapa


Nigeria: Apapa Blockade - Police, LASTMA Pass Buck Over Scuttling of E-Call Up System

All Africa 09 Apr 2021
The relevant traffic agencies responsible for restoring sanity on the Apapa Oshodi expressway, yesterday, engaged in buck-passing over an alleged conspiracy to scuttle the electronic Call-Up system, as the gridlock worsened ....

Women in Business: Ayodele Atsenuwa

Business Day Online 09 Apr 2021
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APM Terminals Apapa acquires new equipment to aid cargo inspection

Business Day Online 06 Apr 2021
APM Terminals Apapa, Nigeria’s leading container terminal operator, has acquired seven new forklifts to facilitate cargo examination by officers of the Nigeria Customs and to improve movement of heavy materials within its yard ... “We remain committed to deepening our investment in Apapa to enable us handle increasing volumes at the port.

BVSTA empowers Apapa women

Business Day Online 05 Apr 2021
Business and Vocational Skills Training Academy (BVSTA), an entrepreneurship capacity development training outfit, has empowered over 100 women residents in 31 communities in Apapa Local Government Area of Lagos State with entrepreneurship development programmes ... gap in Apapa.

Apapa gridlock: Why everyone should support ‘Eto’

Business Day Online 03 Apr 2021
From the two possible access points into Apapa, the terrorism of trucks and their drivers returned to the frustration of those stakeholders who were convinced that the introduction of Etó would end truck congestion ... At the other end, you had trucks going as far back as Toyota and Charity areas of the Oshodi/Apapa Express way.

Nigeria: Apapa Traffic - NUPENG, Narto Give Conditions, Customs Helpless, As Sanwo-Olu Seeks Military Intervention

All Africa 02 Apr 2021
Lagos -- An emergency stakeholders' meeting between representatives of the Lagos State Government and union leaders in ports operation, yesterday, ended in a deadlock ....

Five reasons Nigerian ports have remained inefficient

Business Day Online 01 Apr 2021
Nigeria’s premier port in Apapa recently lost its status as the leading port in West Africa by capacity and annual throughput, due to chronic congestion and poor-quality services to shippers ... Nigeria’s Apapa Port in Lagos, ... Here are 3 major setbacks to electronic call-up in Apapa.

Apapa: Isn’t it time for Sanwo-Olu to ‘name and shame’?

Business Day Online 31 Mar 2021
Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governor of Lagos State, had told Lagosians that he would “name and shame” people (saboteurs) who would work against the success recorded by the new call-up system introduced on February 27, by the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to control truck movement in Apapa ... Apapa.

Nigeria: Bala-Usman - Fixing the Apapa Gridlock With 'Eto'

All Africa 30 Mar 2021
Businesses have had to relocate from that part of the city for that very reason.

Here are 3 major setbacks to electronic call-up in Apapa

Business Day Online 30 Mar 2021
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) recently introduced an electronic solution to managing the traffic congestion in Apapa corridor known as Eto ... Eto gives clarity on the truck that can go into the port and whether there is a space for the truck in terminal and this ensures there is sanity within the Apapa and Tin-Can Island Ports corridor.

Shippers’ Council targets cost reduction with tariff adjustment for service providers

Business Day Online 30 Mar 2021
The Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) has begun move to modify tariff charged by service providers in Nigerian ports in order to put an end to imposition of arbitrary charges on port users. To achieve this, the Council at the weekend engaged with service providers in the sector in order to get their buy-in and to carry everybody along ... Apapa ... .

Apapa: Call-up system fails to bring reprieve one month after

Business Day Online 27 Mar 2021
The introduction of an electronic call-up system to control movement of trucks in Apapa is one month-old today.

Apapa - Govt Denounces Moves to Sabotage NPA's Electronic Call-Up System

All Africa 26 Mar 2021
The federal government has denounced pockets of attempts by some entrenched interests to sabotage the new electronic call-up system introduced by the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to solve the protracted Apapa gridlock ....