Tag Archive for: Nigeria

Port State Control Officer Ethics and Integrity Leadership Training in Lagos

We are thrilled to announce the successful completion of the Ethics and Integrity Leadership Training for Port State Control Officers (PSCOs) in West and Central African Region, held in Lagos, Nigeria, on June 10th and 11th, 2024. This training is the first of its kind, organized by the Abuja MoU in collaboration with the Maritime […]

Strengthening Collaborative Efforts with Abuja MoU in Nigeria

During the Nigeria stakeholder visit, MACN Secretariat and our local partner, CBi, had the opportunity to meet with the Abuja Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Secretariat in Lagos. We met with the Secretary-General, Capt. Sunday Michael Umoren, alongside Engr. Richard Owolabi and Ms. Elozino Eteghrara to discuss our continued engagement, initiatives, and collaboration. We discussed exploring […]

MACN Visits Key Stakeholders in Nigeria to Deepen Collaborations

This week, the MACN Secretariat and our local partner, CBi, paid courtesy visits to some of our key stakeholders in the project to foster collaboration with the new government in line with the Renewed Hope Agenda and Ease of Doing Business Policy in Nigeria. Discussions with the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and the Technical […]

Compliance Roundtable: “A Maritime Sector Fit For Purpose: Evidence of Data Driven Compliance”

The fourth Compliance Roundtable was held in Lagos, Nigeria on the theme of data-driven compliance within government agencies. The event was attended by the newly formed Federal Ministry of Marine and Blue Economy and other key government agencies. Through the Nigerian Shippers Council and other government agencies, the Federal Ministry of Transportation has consistently supported […]

Port User Conference: “Integrity in the International Trade Eco-system: A Value Chain Stakeholder Approach”

The second Port User Conference held in Port Harcourt, Nigeria, focusing on the country’s Eastern Ports brought together key government officials, local business representatives, MACN members, and civil society. The conference focused on the roles of each stakeholder and of the Integrity Alliance in strengthening and sustaining compliance with SOPs while regulatory challenges continue to […]

Consolidating the Gains of Port Reform in Nigeria

The MACN Secretariat visited Nigeria to see the progress of the collective action work on the ground.

Promoting Compliance in Nigeria’s Eastern Ports

In collaboration with the Port Standing Task Team (PSTT), CBi and MACN held a Regional Stakeholders Meeting in Port Harcourt, aimed at promoting compliance with the Nigerian Ports Process Manuel (NPPM) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in Nigeria’s Eastern Ports. The meeting brought together the private sector and members of the Integrity Alliance to explore […]

Great momentum in fighting maritime corruption in Nigeria

The importance of having both private and public sectors together in the same room has been crucial in the fight against maritime corruption in Nigeria.

Maritime Anti-Corruption Network to Scale Up Collective Action in Nigeria with support from Siemens AG

The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN)—a global business network of over 130 companies working together to tackle corruption in the maritime industry—is expanding its Collective Action initiative in Nigeria with the support of the Siemens Integrity Initiative. The project will be implemented by MACN and the Convention on Business Integrity (CBi) and run from 2020 up […]

MACN Nigeria Collective Action Impact Report

MACN is just published an impact report on our work in Nigeria. It describes the work we have done together with our partners including training of 1000 local stakeholders in ethics and integrity, supporting the approval and implementation of the harmonized port procedures and the launching of a grievance mechanism where companies can complaint when […]