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NPA revives NIPOSA Game after 17 years of suspension

After nearly 17 years of inactivity, the management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has now revived the annual Nigerian Ports Sports Association (NIGOSA) Game which was last held in 2001.

Group: President Buhari committed to internal democracy

The Katsina Youths for Sustainable Change (KYSC) says President Muhammadu Buhari is committed to the internal democracy.

FEC approves N13 billion for Warri-Escravos seaport

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has approved the dredging of the Warri-Escravos seaport for N13 billion.

Hadiza Usman: Government can’t employ everyone

The managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, says it is impossible for the government to employ everyone.

Governor El-Rufai: Nigeria requires new elite consensus

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that Nigeria requires a new elite consensus so that it can achieve its greatest potentials.

Hadiza Bala-Usman: NPA to encourage use of barges for evacuation of cargoes

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is to encourage the movement and evacuation of cargoes from the nation’s Seaports to the hinterland across the country.

Lekki Port chief commends Lagos govt, NPA for their support

The Chief Executive Officer of Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise, Mr. Navin Nahata, has commended the Lagos State Government and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the major stakeholders in the development of the Lekki Port project, for their unwavering support so far on the project.

Hadiza Usman: Intels decides what to pay to federal govt from revenue

The managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, says Integrated Logistics Services Limited (Intels) decides what percentage of revenue generated at the ports to remit to the federal government.

Terminal operators, shipping companies litter roads with containers – NPA

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has accused some seaport terminal operators and shipping companies of littering port roads with containers under the guise of having a Holding bay; warning that sanctions will soon be meted out to erring operators.

NPA moves to take over Apapa road construction from ministry

This is just as the NPA boss revealed that BUA Nigeria Limited had made commitment to reconstruct a stretch of the Tincan Island road and was awaiting directives from the ministry of works.

We might need to declare emergency on port access roads – Hadiza Usman

Hadiza Bala Usman, managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), says the agency might declare a state of emergency on roads leading to and from the port.

NPA chief laments slow rehabilitation of Tin Can Island road

Managing Director of the Nigeria Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala-Usman, has lamented the snail pace of the Federal Ministry of Works in rehabilitating the access roads of the Lagos Western Port.

House of Reps gives Intels 24 hours to declare public funds in its possession

The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee on Treasury Single Account (TSA) yesterday gave Intels Nigeria Limited 24 hours to declare the amount of public funds currently in its possession as well as transfer same to the TSA without further delay.

Nigerian Ports Authority resolves dispute with Intels, seeks clearance to restore contract

The business dispute between the Nigerian Ports Authority and Intels Nigeria Limited over revenue sharing structure and payment procedure now stands resolved, the NPA has said.

Group faults AGF on termination of Intels/NPA contract

SAGE Africa, an NGO, has faulted the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Malam Abubakar Malami on the termination of Intels contract with the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and revocation of expatriates’ residence permit.

More women needed in maritime sector – NPA chief Hadiza Usman

Hadiza Bala Usman, managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, has called on employers in the maritime sector to give more opportunities to women.

Yoruba youth group opposes politics of bitterness, bad blood against ex-VP Atiku Abubakar

The Yoruba Council of Youths Worldwide has expressed its opposition to what it described as politics of bitterness and bad blood against former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar.

Federal govt suspends new approvals for tank farms in Apapa

Hadiza Bala Usman, the managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), says there will be no more approvals for tank farms in Apapa, Lagos, as part of plans to de-congest the axis.

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