Port Infrastructure: NPA Upgrades Control Tower

The management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is poised to ensure optimal utilisation of its facilities across the nation’s seaports, according to the Acting Managing Director, Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko. He made this known in a statement on Monday in Lagos, saying that this was with a view to position the ports on a competitive edge in the West and ...

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Maritime, Blood Of National, Global Economy – Jamoh

The Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Basir Jamoh has described maritime as the blood of the nation and global economy without which there would not be global trade as it is known today. Jamoh who gave his goodwill message at the 2021 World Maritime Day celebration organized by the Federal Ministry of Transportation with the theme: ...

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NPA MD says Nigeria Poised to Become Africa’s maritime Hub

Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Mohammed Bello-Koko says the organisation is poised to leverage Nigeria’s status as Africa’s biggest economy to actualise the country’s maritime hub status in the region. In a statement issued on Sunday in Lagos by NPA General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, Mr Olaseni Alakija, Bello-Koko disclosed this in Abeokuta, Ogun, at ...

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We are Repositioning NPA for Efficiency, Safety – MD

The Acting Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko, has pledged management’s determination to reposition the nation’s seaports for greater efficiency, safety and accountability. Bello-Koko made the pledge in a statement signed by Mr Olaseni Alakija, General Manager Corporate and Strategic Communications, on Monday in Lagos. The Acting MD, while speaking at the just-concluded strategic retreat ...

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Lekki Port to Commence Operations in 2022 –Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has expressed great satisfaction with the level of progress recorded on the construction of the Lekki Deep Sea Port project. Amaechi revealed this during an inspection visit to the Port by the Federal Ministry of Transportation and other government agencies including the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the Nigeria Shippers’ Council (NSC) and the ...

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23 Ships Discharge Petroleum Products, Other Items at Lagos Ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said 23 ships at the Lagos ports were discharging bulk wheat, general cargo, frozen fish, container, bulk fertilizer, bulk sugar, bulk soya and bulk salt. Others listed include base oil, petrol and butane gas. The NPA said it was expecting 10 others laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods from July 12 to ...

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