The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Thursday, December 14, stated that three out of nine ships are waiting to berth in Lagos ports contained petrol.
The ports authority made this known in its daily `Shipping Position’ released in Lagos.
According to Daily Trust, the document revealed that the remaining six ships were laden with diesel, bulk maize, bulk fertiliser and aviation fuel.
It stated that 29 other ships with petroleum products, food items and other goods consignments were expected in Apapa and Tin-Can Island Ports between Dec. 14 and Dec. 30.
“The expected ships are carrying buck wheat, containers, general cargoes, bulk steel products, bulk sugar, bulk gypsum, crude palm olein, empty containers, diesel and aviation fuel,” NPA stated.