NPA dismisses allegation of $1b cloned account
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has denied having any cloned account with hidden $1billion, describing the allegation as baseless. A petitioner, John Okpurhe, had earlier petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari, accusing the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami....
11 vessels expected at Delta ports – NPA
The Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) says 11 ships are expected to arrive Delta ports between Tuesday and July 15.
NPA inaugurates new tugboats to facilitate shipping in Nigeria
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has inaugurated two new tugboats to facilitate the movement of ships in the nation’s ports. The new tugboats - MT Musawa, and MT Ikoro-Ekiti, which are Damen’s 2810 Model, will enhance the manoeuvring of large capacity vessels calling at Nigerian ports to berth and sail away.
Terminal operators urge customs to deploy technology for cargo examination
The Seaport Terminal Operators Association of Nigeria (STOAN), has decried the high rate of manual examination of cargoes at the nation’s seaports urging the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to deploy technology to drive the process.
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.
Pains of failed Executive Order linger at seaports
Hopes were raised amid optimism and expectations of better days ahead when the Presidential Order was declared at the nation’s seaports in 2017, but three years after, the whole thing came out in utter disappointment.
Minister tasks NPA, NIMASA boards on maritime sector development
Barely three months after their appointment, board of directors of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA) and Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have been urged...
NPA orders seamless export process at seaports
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has directed all terminal operators to set up priority desk to ease the export of cargoes at all seaports in Nigeria.