Hadiza Bala Usman
NPA Investigation: Buhari directs Hadiza Usman to step aside
President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday asked the managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority Hadiza Bala Usman to step aside to give room for an unfettered investigation of the NPA. Mr Mohammed Koko will act in that position. The development came following President Buhari's approval of the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rotimi Amaechi…
NPA lauds union’s commitment to members’ wellbeing
The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has lauded the leadership of the senior staff union of the authority for its approach to negotiations as well as spending union funds on members’ welfare.
Encouraging the use of Eastern ports, inland waterways
The issue of port utilization in Nigeria has continued to dominate conversations within maritime circles, and will remain on the front burner for some time to come. The conversation borders on the preference for the two Western ports at Tin Can Island and Apapa by importer...
Bagudu, Obiano, Usman, Tinubu, Tallen, Okonjo-Iweala, others shine at IWD summit
It was a day of honour, recognition and rewarding excellence for Nigerian women especially women in public service, as the flagship publication, The Guardian honoured almost 40 women over the weekend as part of activities to mark...
Nigeria loses N800bn monthly to lack of 24-hour port operation – shippers association
Rev. Jonathan Nicole, President Shippers Association of Lagos, says Nigeria loses over N800 billion monthly due to lack of 24-hour seaport operation.
Hadiza Bala Usman’s silent reformation of the ports
“We live in a world with a confused idea of right and wrong but we must not deceive ourselves to imagine that being virtuous living in a matter of fact, the hallmark of all people of significance… diligence, commitment and a painstaking attitude to seeing things through, are like fragrances and they will endear you…
NPA urged to develop 100-year port development plan
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has been urged to develop a 100-year port development plan that will continue to respond to the dynamics of the industry and Nigeria’s growth aspirations.
‘New pricing framework ready for gas development’
The Committee on National Gas Expansion Programme (NGEP) has stated that a new gas pricing framework that would drive gas development and guide operations in the nation’s gas sector is ready and would be unveiled in the coming days.
NPA bars non-registered trucks from ports under ‘Eto’ scheme
The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has declared that trucks not registered under ‘Eto’, the electronic truck-call up app, would not have access to the ports from February 27, 2020.