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15 May
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has revealed plans to reduce the cost of shipping in Nigeria with the deployment of more digital technology and critical facilities at the nation’s seaports.
10 Apr
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has effected some changes at the upper echelon of the organisation in an effort to reposition the nation’s port system as the preferred cargo destination in Africa.
23 Mar
The Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi has said the reason for asking the president to come inspect the $1.5billion Lekki deep seaport project was to put pressure on the developers to complete it quickly.
23 Mar
The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has said that the agency is currently facing a dearth of qualified hydrographers, indicating readiness to partner with the Nigerian Navy in providing training for its staff.
22 Mar
Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has reiterated the agency’s commitment towards eliminating systemic corruption and other criminal practices at the seaports.
20 Mar
The World Bank has adjudged Nigeria’s port concession model the best in Africa.
13 Mar
In keeping with the resolve of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to diversify the national economy and reduce dependence on oil exports, the Nigerian Ports Authority ...
20 Feb
The newly confirmed Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has assured that his administration will pursue rehabilitation of decaying ports infrastructure.
15 Feb
Truck owners and drivers have suspended their planned withdrawal of services as well as a peaceful protest at the Lagos seaports over the unsatisfactory handling of the electronic call-up system.
24 Dec
The Acting Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has charged indigenous shipowners to invest in vessels to take advantage of the Cabotage law.
10 Dec
The Acting Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, has said that deliberate measures and investments are being put in place to achieve a fully-digitalised operations at all the country’s seaports by 2025.
28 Nov 2021
Stakeholders in the maritime sector have lauded the remittance of N89.9 billion by the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) into the Federal Government’s coffers.


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