LAGOS – The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Monday said that nine ships laden with petrol had arrived Lagos ports, waiting to discharge.
The NPA stated this in its daily publication, ‘Shipping Position’, made available to newsmen in Lagos.
According to the document, the nine ships sailed in with 283,300 tonnes of fuel while another ship arrived with Low Pour Fuel Oil (LPFO).
It stated that six other ships also arrived at the Lagos ports with foods and general cargo.
document indicated that 23 other ships were being expected at the ports from Dec. 29 to Jan. 23.
It said that 20 of the expected ships would arrive with containers, two with petrol and one, rice. (NAN)