Nigerian Ports Authority
N595.65b Lekki deep seaport courts trouble
Two years before the commencement of operations at the Lekki port, the N596 billion facility is still without a plan for railway and road link to facilitate the movement of cargoes.
NPA to facilitate deep seaports in Nigeria
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has declared that the emergence of deep seaports in Nigeria would halt the scourge of cargo diversion, and lift the country’s status in the comity of maritime nations.
Terminal operators want ports to remain open
Chairman, Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), Princess Vicky Haastrup, has stressed the need for the nation’s seaports to remain open...
Port congestion worsens as customs halts barge operations
There are indications that vessel congestions will worsen at the Lagos seaports, as the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) placed ban on the usage of barges to convey containers in and out of the ports.
Rivers port to receive first RoRo vessel in 14 years
Efforts by the Nigerian Ports Authority |(NPA) to improve vessel traffic to the eastern ports have continued to yield positive results as the Rivers Port in Port Harcourt is expecting its first Roll on/Roll off (RoRo) operations in the next few weeks.
Terminal operator moves to avert port congestion as NPA fumes
Following the recent threat from the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to take over the operations of APM Terminals Apapa, the terminal operator said it has put measures in place
Terminal operator slashes charges to decongest Apapa port
The lingering congestion at the seaports in Lagos State – TinCan and Apapa, has continued to threaten multi-billion dollar businesses in the country, as importers groan under the severe impact. For several years, the ports have suffered dilapidated access roads, lack of cargo scanners and other facilities that made importers abandon their cargoes at the…
NPA advances on ports concession review, hopeful on 2020 delivery
The much-expected review of the ports concession agreements inches closer to a conclusion, as the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), receives the Ports Concession Assessment Framework (PCAF)
Border closure: NPA promises movement of cargoes to Eastern ports
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has said that it hoped to see more cargoes moving down to the Eastern port this year.