By Aisha Cole
Lagos – Nineteen ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive in Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from April 10 to April 22.
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its publication – Shipping Position – a copy of which was made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos.
NPA said that the ships contained bulk wheat, bulk gypsum, diesel, base oil, frozen fish, petrol, bulk corn, empty containers and containers laden with goods.
The document noted that three ships had arrived the ports, waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, aviation fuel and petrol.
NAN reports that 20 other ships are at the ports discharging empty containers, bulk wheat, frozen fish, bulk gypsum, bagged rice, soya beans, bulk fertiliser, bulk salt, containers and petrol.