The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it is expecting 29 ships carrying petroleum products, food and other goods from July 18 to July 30 at Apapa and Tin Can Island Ports.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that nine of the 29 ships are conveying petrol.
The other 20 ships are laden with buckwheat, frozen fish, general cargo, bulk salt, bulk fertiliser, diesel, base oil, bulk sugar and containers carrying different goods.
According to the NPA, six ships arrived at the ports waiting to berth with bulk fertiliser, uria, aviation fuel, diesel and petrol. (NAN)