Postponement of Scheduled Shipments to Nigeria
09 Jan, 2012 Service Advisory • Announcements
Please be advised that due to uncertainties surrounding labor strikes in Nigeria, Ship Afrika® will be postponing scheduled Cargo services to Nigeria until further notice. This decision has been made to protect our customers' items against risks introduced by the lack of labor resources at .. Read More
Goods Rot At Airport -DT Nigeria
04 May, 2012 Service Advisory • Announcements • Industry News
A disagreement between Customs and clearing agents over weighing procedures leads to uncleared goods lying waste at airport. A disagreement between the clearing agents and the Nigerian Customs Service on duties has left cargo worth millions of Nai.. Read More
Customs FAAN ANLCA meet over cargo crises at Lagos airport
25 Jun, 2012 Announcements • Industry News • Service Advisory
By Andrew Airahuobhor Correspondent
Officials of the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Association of Nigeria Customs Licensed Agents (ANLCA) and the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) are set to meet today to resolve crises besetting cargo clearance at th.. Read More
New Customs Rules for RO-RO Shipments from New York Ports
21 Feb, 2012 Regulatory Advisory • Service Advisory
Please note below, the new requirements for RO/RO shipments sailing from New York. Keep these rules in mind to avoid shipments being delayed by the U.S. Customs.
1)  All units with model year 2010, 2011, & 2012 will require an original, notarized Bill of .. Read More
Nigeria Strike Stops Offload Deployment of 29 Vessels at Ports
11 Jan, 2012 Industry News • Announcements • Service Advisory
Nigeria may soon run into shortage of premium motor spirit (PMS) commonly known as petrol, as offloading and  deployment of about 426,367 metric tonnes of the product  already imported and consigned to Nigeria and awaiting  berths at the ports, suffer setback.
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Hurricane Sandy - Advisory
28 Oct, 2012 Service Advisory
Dear Valued Customer,
We hope that you, and your families are safe. In anticipation of Hurricane Sandy we wish to alert you of expected service disruptions and delays in Air Cargo, Dispatch and Warehousing operations starting from Monday 10/29 until the storm pass.. Read More
Major Ports Facing Crippling Strike After Union Offers Rejected
19 Dec, 2012 Service Advisory • Industry News

The prospect of a massive strike that would cripple ports from Canada to Texas gained momentum over the Labor Day weekend when shippers rejected a demand by the.. Read More

Partial Deal With Union Averts a Strike at 14 Ports
29 Dec, 2012 Service Advisory • Industry News

Dockworkers dropped their threat of an imminent strike against ports from Bosto.. Read More

2015 Air Freight Shipping Calendar - USA to Nigeria
27 Dec, 2014 Service Advisory • Announcements
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Nigerian Customs Shuts down SAHCOL NAHCO Warehouses
05 Sep, 2013 Service Advisory • Industry News

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Warehouse Closure - March 3rd
28 Feb, 2014 Service Advisory • Announcements
Dear Valued Customer,

Please be advised that due to expected snowstorm on Sunday March 2nd and Monday March 3rd, our New Jersey warehouse facility will not be accepting any deliveries all day on Monday March 3rd. Tuesday operations will depend on the amount of snow accumulated and.. Read More
ACL-Grimaldi NOTICE-- High Heavy Static Weight at Bayonne
18 Aug, 2014 Service Advisory • Announcements • Industry News

Effective immediately Ports America Bayonne Auto Terminal will require officially issued weight tickets/certificates for all High/Heavy and Static equipment. 

Units that do not meet this requirement/standard will be rejected and the transporter wil.. Read More

NAHCO Bulk Breaking Area Remains Shut
21 Nov, 2014 Service Advisory • Announcements • Industry News

by Shola Adekola - Lagos

Twenty four hours after an open confrontation that ensued between the officials of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) and the Association of Nigeria License Customs Agents (ANLCA) at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, the Bu.. Read More

Freight Forwarders and Agents Urge FG to Reopen Warehouses
28 Nov, 2014 Service Advisory • Industry News

by Chinedu Eze and Martha Momoh

The freight and forwarding agents under the auspices of the National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) and the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANCLA) operating at the Murtala Mohammed Internati.. Read More

Lagos airport cargo terminal reopened
03 Dec, 2014 Industry News • Service Advisory
By Ibe Uwaleke

The Federal Government yesterday reopened the cargo shed of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos  which it shut two weeks ago. The terminal was opened a few minutes to 12pm after the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), “broke the seal” whic.. Read More
Ghana Advance Shipment Information - ASHI
18 Feb, 2015 Service Advisory • Regulatory Advisory • Announcements • Public Relations • Industry News
As per new regulations implemented by the Ghana Shipper’s Authority, effective March 1, 2015 all cargo going to Ghana will require Advanced Shipment Information (ASHI). Each bill of lading will require a validated ASHI document issued at loadport and such ASHI document number must be added to .. Read More
Important Notice - A New Beginning
05 Sep, 2016 Service Advisory • Announcements • Investor Relations • Public Relations • Industry News
Dear Valued Client:

Since we first open.. Read More
Complete Embargo on all Samsung Galaxy Note 7
12 Oct, 2016 Industry News • Security Advisory • Announcements • Regulatory Advisory • Service Advisory

Effectively immediately, Ship Afrika will no longer accept any Samsung Note 7 devices for carriage as cargo on aircrafts. This embargo allies to any and all models of Samsung Galaxy Note 7, including the new replacement devices. Ship Afrika will not accept any fut.. Read More