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  • Taiwo Afolabi Maritime Conference Holds August 4

    The second edition of the Taiwo Afolabi Annual Maritime Conference will hold on Friday, August 4, 2017 at the University of Lagos. The conference, held in honour of Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice-Chairman, SIFAX Group, is an initiative of the Maritime Forum, University of Lagos and SIFAX Group. Eminent maritime industry leaders, legal experts, […]

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  • 24-Hour Port Operations: Functional Scanner is a Prerequisite, Says SIFAX Boss

    For the Federal Government to achieve the mandate of 24 hours port operations issued as part of the Ease of Doing Business Executive Order recently signed by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the scanners at the nation’s ports must be kept functional. According to Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group, the […]

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  • Consul hails Djibouti on 40th independence anniversary

    Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Honorary Consul, Republic of Djibouti in Nigeria, has felicitated with the Republic of Djibouti on its landmark 40th independence anniversary. Afolabi, in a congratulatory message sent to Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of Djibouti, lauded the country for both the political and economic feats achieved in the last four decades. While acknowledging the […]

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  • Infrastructure Deficiency Could Hinder Ease of Doing Business – SIFAX Group

    SIFAX Group, a multinational corporation with diverse interests in Maritime, Aviation, Haulage & Logistics, Oil & Gas and Hospitality, has said lack of critical infrastructure could hinder the success of the Federal Government’s drive at improving the ease of doing business in the country. According to Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group, […]

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  • Arms Container is not From Ports & Cargo Terminal, says SIFAX Group

    The attention of the management of SIFAX Group has been drawn to a false news report being circulated by some online news media to the effect that a container load of arms was intercepted at a subsidiary of our company, Ports & Cargo Terminal, Tin Can Island Port, Lagos. Let me quickly put on record […]

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  • SIFAX Group urges FG to concession scanning service

    SIFAX Group, a multinational corporation with diverse interests in maritime, aviation, haulage & logistics, oil & gas and hospitality, has urged the Federal Government to concession the scanning service at all the country’s seaports.  The service is currently being handled by the Nigerian Customs Service. While speaking at the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce’s Advocacy Roundtable […]

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  • SIFAX Haulage, SAHCOL Shine at Nigerian Transport Awards

    Two subsidiaries of SIFAX Group; SIFAX Haulage and Logistics Limited and Skyway Aviation Handling Company Limited (SAHCOL) won two major awards at the 5th Nigeria Transport Awards held in Lagos. SIFAX Haulage and Logistics Limited won the Haulage & Logistics Company of the Year while SAHCOL clinched the Aviation Handling Company of the Year. The […]

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  • Largest vessel to call Nigeria Berths at Ports & Cargo Terminal

    History was made recently when the largest ship to call at any Nigerian port berthed at the Tin Can Island Port, Lagos terminal of Ports & Cargo Handling Services Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group. The container vessel, MSC SHAULA, owned and operated by MSC Ship Management Hong Kong, the Asian division of Mediterranean Shipping […]

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