NPA donates relief materials to IDPs in Borno

The Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) on Sunday donated relief materials for the upkeep of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Borno. Speaking while presenting the materials, Managing Director of NPA, Mrs Hadiza Bala-Usman, said that the gesture was aimed at bringing succour to the IDPs who were in need of help. “The presentation of these items……

NPA: I am ready for Buhari’s probe – Hadiza Usman

Hadiza Bala Usman, Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, on Thursday reacted to reports that the presidency has ordered investigation into the financial books of the agency. A statement she personally signed and made available to DAILY POST, she said her attention was drawn to “malicious lies being bandied around by one Prince Henry Nwazuruahu on…

FG may lose N57bn weekly as Agents’, NPA face-off threatens to shut ports

Reports suggest that the federal government may lose N57.4 billion weekly if the ongoing faceoff between clearing agents and the Nigerian Ports Authorities (NPA) leads to a shut down of the ports. An unresolved face off between the NPA on one side, and the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) and the National Association…

NPA will effectively utilise Port Master Plan – MD

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has said that the organisation will work toward ensuring that the Port Master Plan is effectively used. Usman said this when a team from the Oxford Business Group UK, paid a courtesy visit to the NPA headquarters in Lagos. According to her, the……

NPA retirees stage protest over unpaid pension arrears

Headquarters of the organisation over what they called non-payment of their enhanced pension benefits. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the protesters had converged on the towering office in the morning, carrying placards with various inscriptions such as “NPA pay us our benefits“, “Ms Hadiza, our pension is our right“ and so on.……

NPA pensioners set to protest over non-review of entitlements

Some Pensioners of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) under the aegis of Concerned Pensioners said they would protest over the non-review of their entitlements by the organisation on Friday. The group, made-up of retirees of 2006 and 2007, at a news conference in Lagos, said that the ultimatum they gave NPA to remedy the situation……

NPA pensioners set to protest over non-review of entitlements

Some Pensioners of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) under the aegis of Concerned Pensioners said they would protest over the non-review of their entitlements by the organisation on Friday. The group, made-up of retirees of 2006 and 2007, at a news conference in Lagos, said that the ultimatum they gave NPA to remedy the situation……

NPA unfolds 25-year Port Master Plan soon

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is committed to concluding the 25-year Port Master Plan. The Managing Director of NPA, Ms Hadiza Usman, said this at a two-day retreat organised by the House Committee on Ports, Harbour and Waterways, the Federal Ministry of Transportation and its agencies. According to her, this (Port Master Plan) is expected……

NPA partners FRSC on road worthiness of vehicles entering ports

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has given March 1 deadline to the Federal Road Safety Commission ( FRSC) for enforcement of Minimum Standard of Safety and Road Worthiness (MSSRW) for all trucks entering Nigerian ports. Speaking during the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the FRSC in Lagos,……

NPA partners NIM on capacity building

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is partnering with the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) for effective training and capacity building of its workforce. The General Manager, Public Affairs, Chief Michael Ajayi in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos, said the Managing Director of NPA, Ms Hadiza Usman, made the remark when she received officials of……

NPA commends NCS on seizure of 661 pump-action rifles

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Usman, has commended the Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Retired Col. Hameed Ali and his management team on seizure of 661 pump-action rifles. Usman gave the commendation in a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday in Lagos by the Public Affairs Manager of NPA,……

19 ships discharging petroleum products, other commodities, in Lagos

Nineteen ships are presently discharging petroleum products and other commodities at Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) said on Friday. NPA explained that the ships were at the ports discharging bulk wheat, petrol, empty containers, general cargo, bulk fertiliser, bulk gas, bulk corn, soya bean, steel products, frozen fish,……