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Management promotion: NPA elevates Managers

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Management of Nigeria Ports Authority NPA has approved the elevation of some of its managers to the rank of Assistant General Manager (AGM), in line with its commitment towards operational efficiency, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amongst those affected are Ibrahim Nasiru of the Public Affairs Division which has been rechristened Corporate and Strategic Communications under the new ...

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Amaechi, Sultan of Sokoto, NIMASA DG, Tambuwal others brainstorm at 15th NCT Meeting in Sokoto- Photos

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon Rotimi Amaechi; The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad SA’AD Abubakar; The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside; and the Governor of Sokoto State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, among others brainstormed the progress of Nigerian transport system at the 15th National Council on Transportation Meeting in Sokoto, ...

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‘Our goal is to have 100% compliance on ISPS Code implementation’- NIMASA DG

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that the Agency would not rest on its oars until 100% compliance of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code is achieved in all port facilities across the country, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director General who spoke ...

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NPA Management embarks on facility tour of Ports in Lagos Pilotage district-Photo

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NPA reshuffles Management team for operational efficiency, effectiveness

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): In a bid to re-jig its operations, the Nigerian Ports Authority managed by a Socio-Economic Reformer Hadiza Bala Usman, as approved by the Board of the Authority, has re-shuffled its management team with immediate effect for efficient and effective operations, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Principal Manager, Corporate & Strategic Communications, ...

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NPA Board approves new structure-Advertorial

    Scraps zonal structures Redeploys General Managers The Board of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has approved a new organisational structure and the commencement of a Business Process Re-engineering initiative that will create synergies to improve efficiency. It has also approved the redistribution of all General Managers in its employment. The far reaching initiatives which are aimed at making ...

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Shippers express confidence in administration of NIMASA DG, as Peterside reiterates commitment to safe maritime domain

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE):The Shipping Association of Nigeria (SAN) has expressed confidence in the transformation strides in the maritime sector by the Dr. Dakuku Peterside led Management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). The Chairman of the Association, Mr. Val Usifoh who made this disclosure during a courtesy visit to the Agency with other members of the association, ...

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Happy birthday: Prince F.A.B. Adenekan celebrates 70 years modestly-classical

{TRADE NEWSWIRE): Yoruba Language (Bi o ba ye eni ki a wi, o ye Alao Adenekan, ni ojo nkan eye re, gege ni o n se bi oba) English meaning (If an honour showered on a person is deserving and befitting, lets acknowledge so, it was indeed a deserving honour for Alao Adenekan on his birthday party, as his personality carriage ...

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Security alert: Strategic report to Nigerian security agencies

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): I urge Nigerian security agencies to beef up security across the country specifically in the month of ‘September’; please this is important, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports.   May God Guide Our Leaders Right NIGERIA SHALL BE GREAT Sulaiman Adenekan A Strategist/ Publisher TRADE NEWSWIRE (www.tradenewswire.net).    

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NPA strengthens business relationship with establishments, foreign firms – MD NPA Hadiza Usman

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has announced the collaboration of the Authority with relevant establishments and foreign firms towards increased trade ties for mutual benefits, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Speaking at the tenth anniversary of NIMPORT annual maritime conference, holding at the Oriental Hotels, Lagos, the Managing Director who was ...

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Welcome President Muhammadu Buhari: Special praise be to God,the Sustainer of creation

Your Excellency sir, TRADE NEWSWIRE: (Special Praise be to Allah, the Sustainer of the creation) Arabic meaning (Alhamdu lillahi Rabbil ‘alamin), who showered His mercy on President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, for his safe and healthy return to Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Arabic language (Kadara Allahu Wakankadiri!) English meaning (What will be will ...

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Cabotage: NISA commends NIMASA NCCS initiative

  .Dakuku extols ship owners’ role in maritime sector (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The recent moves by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to ensure full implementation of the Cabotage Act, 2003 through the New Cabotage Compliance Strategy (NCCS) has continued to receive commendation from Stakeholders, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This is coming on the heels of the visit to the ...

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A descendant of Alake Onika-mogu: Egba-born F.R.S.C Chieftain Alhaji Alao Adenekan clocks 70 years princely

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): (I commence in the name of Almighty Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful; There is neither might nor power except with Allah; and Special Praise be to Allah, the Sustainer of the creation) Arabic meaning (Bismillahi’r Rahmani’r Raheem; Laa Hawla Wa Laa Quwwata Il-la Bil-laah; Alhamdu lillahi Rabbil ‘alamin), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Alhaji Alao Adenekan, a ...

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NPA meets Lagos State Safety Commission on intermodal transportation model

[TRADE NEWSWIRE] The Management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) welcomed Executive members of Lagos State Safety Commission today in Marina, Lagos, TRADE NEWSIRE reports The dual organizations engaged in an interactive session over effective safety of lives and properties on the state roads, the implementation of this, as well as the sustenance of the implementation. The discussion prioritized intermodal transportation model. ...

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Disclaimer on fake employment exercise in NIMASA- Advertorial

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The attention of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has been drawn to the misinformation making the round in media, particularly online platforms, that there is an ongoing recruitment exercise in the Agency. It is imperative to state, in the interest of the unsuspecting public, that the Agency has not launched a recruitment campaign of any kind ...

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Strategic report to Nigerian security agencies on Adamawa State

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Attacks on Adamawa State by Boko Haram insurgents may likely be continuous if efforts are not immediately made to put a stop to it, as there could be another attack anytime soon, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. So security agents should please step-up intelligence gathering to curb further attacks in Adamawa which could turned serial, don’t underestimate this and ...

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NIMASA DG commiserates with Nigerian Police over demise of AIG Maritime

  (TRADE NEWSIRE): The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, commiserates with the Inspector General of Police; Mr. Ibrahim Idris, the immediate family and the entire Police Force on the demise of the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of maritime command, AIG Pius Imue, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Peterside who expressed ...

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Liberation: NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman receives Nigerian Women Journalists- Photos

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (3rd right), the National President, Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWJ), Ifeyinwa Omowole (4th right), and stakeholders during an interactive session between the two organizations at the Corporate Headquarters of the NPA, Marina, Lagos.

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Nigeria to benefit from deep sea mining- Peterside

  .Seeks support on capacity building   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that Nigeria is set to benefit from the deep sea mining through effective harnessing of the opportunities by working with the International Seabed Authority (ISBA), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The NIMASA DG who made this ...

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NPA partners Women Professional Group on manpower, canvasses for national development

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority [NPA] Hadiza Bala Usman, has reiterated management position concerning developmental programmes and goals initiated by credible Women Organizations across all spheres of national endeavour  especially in the area of manpower development,TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from I.S Nasir, on behalf of the ...

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To President Donald Trump of America:’Adopt diplomacy instead of force on North Korean stand off’-Strategic report

.‘Let Doves fly the sky instead of missiles’   Your Excellency sir, (TRADE NEWSWIRE): I humbly urge the Government of the United States of America to adopt diplomacy in place of brutal force against North Korea to address its controversial nuclear and missile programmes, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A proverb by my highly revered elders in Yoruba land, Nigeria goes thus: ...

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TypicalNija collaborates Dime to showcase Ice Prince in Dubai Live performance

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The leading Nigerian-rooted Music and Entertainment promoter based in Dubai, Typical Naija Entertainment is collaborating Sensation Dime, a world-acclaimed music promoter to showcase Ice Prince in a live music performance in Dubai on Tue, August 22nd, 2017, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Ice Prince, a rapper and Hip-hop music star, whose real name is Panshak Zamani, is a ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman hosts Republic of Korea’s Ambassador

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Happy birthday to a Veteran journalist: ‘Our boss Alhaji Yusuf Alli who made me a Journalist clocks 55 years editorially,graciously’

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE): My and our boss, Alhaji Yusuf Alli, a Veteran Journalist and Managing Editor, Northern Operation, The Nation Newspapers, who opened the gate of journalism profession for me to start practicing clocks55 years on earth today 8th of August, 2017 graciously to God Almighty and editorially professionally, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Yoruba elders say: (Bi egungun ba pe ...

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Cabotage implementation: NIMASA Introduces new compliance strategy

.Seeks more opportunities for Nigerians   (TRADE NEWSWIRE):In continuation of its quest to ensure full implementation of the Cabotage Act, 2003 for the benefits of Nigerians, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has introduced New NIMASA Cabotage Compliance Strategy (NCCS) towards the actualization of a successful coastal and inland trade regime,TRADE NEWSWIRE, reports. Speaking with newsmen recently, Dr. ...

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Executive Order: NPA Commissions 24/7 Emergency Clinic

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): In order to ensure effective implementation of the Executive Order concerning the ease of doing Business at Ports, the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has commissioned a 24 hour emergency clinic to cater for health concerns, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, who declared open the clinic located ...

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Africa set to tackle piracy, other maritime crimes- Peterside

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that Maritime Administrations (MARADs) in Africa are set to tackle the twin issue of piracy, sea crime and illegal migration in the continent, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The AMAA Chairman who disclosed this to maritime journalists at the sidelines of the International Maritime Organisation ...

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Global maritime politics: AAMA Chairman Dakuku Peterside champions Africa’s call for more representatives on Council

    . Seeks MoU on Capacity Building (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administration (AAMA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has called for increased representation of the continent on the International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council and its Secretariat, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Peterside, who made the appeal when he led a delegation of some members of AAMA Executive Committee ...

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