Event: Threatened Industrial Action, Nigeria
Date: 22 October 2021
Location: All Ports Nationwide, Nigeria
Description: The National Association of Government Approved Freight Forwarders (NAGAFF) “100 per cent Compliance Team” have threatened strike action over alleged “extortion by shipping
lines” in Nigeria, including depletion of container deposit refunds and “undue debiting of their clients”. NAGAFF have stated that unless the issues are resolved before 11 November 2021, they would be forced to “withdraw their services”.