Lagos - Eleven ships are waiting to berth and discharge petroleum products at various oil terminals in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has said.
This is contained in the NPA daily publication "Shipping Position" made available to newsmen on Monday in Lagos.
It said that nine of the ships were carrying petrol.
The NPA said that one of the ships was carrying kerosene, while others were laden with aviation fuel.
It also indicated that one other ship was waiting to discharge rice.
The NPA said that 79 ships laden with different cargoes would arrive at the Lagos ports between October 8 and October 29.
It said that 14 of the expected ships would sail in with petroleum products.