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NPA Boss Seeks Enhanced Cargo Clearance Framework In Africa

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has advocated for an African framework targeted at enhancing the conveyance of cargos and the quality of logistics in a more predictable manner. The Managing Director who advocated that such a Framework should be targeted at enhancing the clearance of cargos through efficient logistics in a more profitable …

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NPA Boss Issues 90 Day Ultimatum On ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 Certification

The Managing Director Nigerian Port Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has reiterated the commitment of the Authority to achieve ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001 certification and compliant especially in its Harbours Services. She has therefore issued a 90 (Ninety) day marching orders to the relevant Divisions and Departments in the Authority to accomplish all the identified critical requirements needed to …

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NPA, Guangzhou Port Seal MoU On Effective Logistics, Trade, Training, Others

Citing need to promote cooperation in a variety of fields, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and Guangzhou Port Authority, China, on Tuesday in Abuja signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). According to information by online report, the MoU is for two years in the first instance with effect from the date the parties append their signatures and may be renewed …

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Olu Of Warri Lauds NPA Boss, Dredging Of Escravos Channel

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The Olu of Warri, HIS Royal Majesty, OgiameIkewoli, has called on all stakeholders in the Delta Ports to give maximum support and cooperation to the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman as part of measures to sustain ongoing transformation. The Royal father made this call while receiving the representative of the Managing Director, the Executive Director, Marine …

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NPA Inaugurates New Indigenous Vessel

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The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Usman, has urged the private sector to take advantage of the enabling environment created by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration and invest in the nation’s maritime sector. She said this in Onne, River State, before she inaugurated the latest addition to Nigerian fleet, the MV Osanyamo, owned by Starzs Investment Limited. Usman stated, …

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NPA Implores Stakeholders On $42.3m, N600m Debt

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Ahead of the proposed “aggressive debt recovery exercise” of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Rivers Port Complex has explained  that it generated $62.3million and N1.2Billion in 2017, compared to $57.6million and N772.4million recorded in 2016. Out of the amount generated in 2017, City BusinessNews gathered that stakeholders in the Rivers Port Complex are yet to remit $42.3m and N600m into NPA’s …

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NPA To Sanction Terminal Operators Over Huge Debt

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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is to withdraw its services from some terminal operators over unspecified huge debt. Reviewing NPA’s 2017 activities, Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman said efforts are ongoing to compel the terminal operators to settle their debt. Speaking during an interview with TVC monitored in Lagos, Bala Usman disclosed that Heritage Bank is yet to remit money …

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NPA Gives Intels 2-week Ultimatum To Remit $48m Debt

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The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has given Intels Nigeria limited (Intels) a two-week ultimatum to remit an outstanding $48 million that ought to have been paid into the maritime agency’s treasury single account (TSA) in 2017. Speaking during an interview with CNBC Africa, Hadiza Usman, managing director of the agency, said Intels’ notice of termination will stand if the company failed to …

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Bala Usman: Arrival Of FPSO Egina Indicates NPA’s Capability In Handling Vessels Of Any Size

The successful arrival of the Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel for Egina deepwater oilfield project indicates that the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is prepared to take on greater challenges, Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman has said. Usman also assured major Stakeholders and the general public of Federal Government support. Speaking at the unveiling of the Vessel on Wednesday at LADOL …

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