Wednesday, 10th August 2022
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14 Feb
The Managing Director of West Africa Container Terminal Nigeria (WACT), Naved Zafar, has commended the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) for installing a new scanning machine at the Onne Port Complex, Rivers State.
23 Jun 2021
The newly appointed Managing Director, West African Container Terminal (WACT), in Onne, Rivers State, Naved Zafar has described Nigeria as a very important maritime market in the West African sub-region.
24 Feb 2021
The Onne ports in Rivers State has been equipped with 15 new Kone rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to enhance service delivery at the seaport.
14 Oct 2020
The West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), has taken delivery of two new state-of-the-art Mobile Harbor Cranes (MHCs), and two Reach Stackers to boost efficiency and cargo handling operation at the Onne Port, Rivers State.
15 Jan 2020
For Onne Port to able to perform favourably with Lagos ports, the seaports requires dredging to about 11.5 meters to be able to receive larger vessels and thereby ease the pressure on Lagos Ports.
20 Dec 2019
West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), Onne Port Complex, Rivers State, recently received the first gearless vessel, and the largest containership ever to visit a seaport outside the Lagos
26 Jul 2019
Fortunes of the Onne Port in Rivers State was boosted yesterday as the West Africa Container Terminal (WACT) acquired two mobile harbour cranes for cargoes handling.
4 Jun 2019
West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), Onne Port, Rivers State, has unveiled plans to take delivery of two new mobile harbour cranes from Liebherr, as part of a $10 million upgrade. The upgrade is expected to bring WACT, one of the most efficient container terminals outside Lagos, at par with its peers in Apapa, and Tin…
3 Apr 2019
The West Africa Container Terminal (WACT) has staked over $2.5 million investment in the provision of equipment and the development...
13 Feb 2019
To conveniently handle the increasing cargo volume at the terminal, the West African Container Terminal (WACT), Onne Port, Rivers State, has placed order for 10 new terminal trucks, two reach stackers, and one empty container handler worth $2.5 million (N900 million). The Managing Director, WACT, Aamir Mirza, who disclosed this during the inauguration of four…


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Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, on Wednesday came hard on Christians opposing his acceptance to serve as the Director-General of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Organization, saying that Pope Francis has not told him that the decision is wrong. The Governor met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, and…
30 mins ago
Opposition over the emergence of Kashim Shettima, as the running mate of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu took a new turn on Wednesday as a socio-cultural organisation, Middle Belt Congress, appealed to the former governor of Borno State to step down from his role as the vice-presidential candidate…
54 mins ago
Beyoncé penned her appreciation to Madonna for collaborating on “Break My Soul (The Queens Remix)” off her latest album "Renaissance." Madonna, took to her Instagram Story on Tuesday, August 8, to share the heartfelt note the “Halo” singer, sent her along with a bouquet of flowers. The message read “Thank you, Queen. I’m so grateful…
1 hour ago
According to reports, Travis Scott broke the previous UK sales record held by BTS by selling over $1 million worth of merchandise during his two shows in the Big Smoke. Prices for hoodies created especially for the rapper's London concerts ranged from $100 to $125, while those for tees ranged from $45 to $75, and…
1 hour ago
Seven more kidnapped passengers of the March 28 train attack in Kaduna state have regained their freedom. The victims were released on Wednesday morning after spending 135 days in the custody of the terrorists. It is however not clear if any ransom was paid to the terrorists for their release. So far, 42 victims have…