Saturday, 30th September 2023

Calabar port

2 Apr
Mr Festus Olumati, Port Manager, Nigerian Port Authority (NPA), Calabar Port, has said that the volume of vessels berthing at the Calabar Port has led to massive economic prosperity.
4 Mar
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has charged contractors working on the road infrastructure and security architecture projects in Tin Can Island, Onne, Calabar and Rivers ports to hasten completion of the projects to strengthen the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS) in the country.
14 Feb
Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has pledged to revitalize the Calabar port and drive economic growth in the South-South region of Nigeria. During Monday's campaign rally in Cross River State, at the UJ Esuene Stadium in Calabar, Atiku outlined his vision for the future of the region, promising to…
29 Sep 2022
About 11,800 metric tons of general cargoes have been received at Calabar Port, as a ship, named MV Yong Jin, berthed at the facility.
31 Jul 2022
The most critical challenge is the draft of the channel. Like I always say, shipping has evolved. It’s about economics of scale of size, so the industry dynamics have evolved towards bigger tonnages...
3 Jul 2022
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has pledged to fix Calabar Port for the benefit of Nigerians. The Managing Director, NPA, Mohammed Bello Koko, who disclosed this, yesterday, during a tour of Calabar Port,...
29 Mar 2021
Nigeria has shipped 7,000 metric tonnes of cocoa through the Calabar Port in Cross River State to the United States of America (U.S.A.) for the first time in about 14 years.
26 Mar 2021
Acting General Manager of Eco Marine (ECM), Edward Akpan, has charged the Federal Government to make the Calabar Port in Cross River State more functional.
9 Oct 2019
The Federal Government has been urged to ensure a conducive atmosphere to further attract shipping lines and ultimately boost trade activities in the Eastern region of the country.
27 Feb 2019
Stakeholders in one of Nigeria’s major seaports, the Calabar Port, Cross River State, has again cried out for urgent attention from the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), following many years of neglect.
1 Aug 2018
Expectations are high on the Federal Government, particularly the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), to dredge the Calabar Port channel, to diversify available infrastructure and reduce...
12 Mar 2018
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has commenced arrangements to facilitate the dredging of Calabar Port, in Cross River State. The Calabar Port is one of the ports that had suffered so much in the past due to shallow waters, and controversies surrounding the dredging of the channel, but the Managing Director, NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman,…


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