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NPA MD HADIZA Bala Usman hosts IAPH team- Photos

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PMAWCA to foster regional integration among seaports in West and Central Africa- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

    |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman,, has expressed confidence in the Port Management Association of West and Central Africa (PMAWCA),  on its capability of fostering regional integration among seaports in the region, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. According to a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE by the General Manager, Corporate ...

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Maritime forecast: Nigeria Maritime Industry to grow by 5% in 2018, post 2019 election-NIMASA

    .Total fleet size to grow by 4.08% in 2018 and 4.41% in 2019 . Oil tanker fleet size to decrease by 2.23% in 2018 and increase by 1.7% in 2019 .Non-oil tanker fleet size to increase by 8.15 % in 2018 and 8.72% in 2019  .Oil rig count  to increase by 27.67% in 2018 and 0% in 2019 . Dakuku ...

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Amaechi advises stakeholders to exploit Nigeria’s Maritime Industry Outlook as NIMASA unveils 2018/ 2019 Report

  NIMASA DG presents report: .Infrastructural reforms in transport sector to offer a synergistic benefit to maritime industry .Sustained drop in crime rate in the Niger Delta Region gives a boost to maritime activities in 2017 .Maritime Security Architecture to further suppress insecurity in the Nigerian waters .Presidential Order on Ease of Doing Business to continue yielding positive results in ...

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A must watch video: Racists’ scientific stratagem to exterminate blacks from the world

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: While racists are devising ways to wipe out the blacks from existence, it is unfortunate that black-skinned people, especially Africans are also contributing in no small measures to that effect politically, socially and-economically, as evident in bad governance demanded by Africans followers themselves and equally given to them by their leaders in their respective countries, TRADE NEWSWIRE ...

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Maritime stakeholders nod FG’s move to automate shipping processes

   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Stakeholders in the Nigerian maritime sector has nodded the Federal Government efforts towards automating all shipping-related administrative processes in order to ensure the growth and development of the maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Head of Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Isichei Osamgbi, the Federal Government’s move to automate all shipping ...

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‘boko haram are not Muslims but enemies of Islam (peace)’

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|:  boko haram, a terrorist group, that facade their nefarious operations with Islamic identities and are wreaking havoc in Nigeria, especially in the North East region of the country, are not Muslims but enemies of the religion of Islam-which stands for Peace, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The actions of boko haram over the years against Nigerians in general be ...

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Security: Strategic report to Security Agencies in Nigeria ahead of 2019 elections

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Nigerian security agencies should be aware that another abduction in relation to the recent one that took place in Dapchi, Yobe State/ a monumental terror attack might take place again anytime soon (GOD FORBID) to actually prove a point to Nigerians why the government does not deserved to be voted again in 2019, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. I want ...

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Security: Strategic report to Asiwaju Bola Tinubu

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The National Leader of the Governing Party, The All Progressives Congress (APC) and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, should further step-up his personal security in all ramifications, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This refers to paying detailed attention ‘security-wise’ to his movement within and outside the country, what he eats among others from now till 2019 elections ...

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NPA to encourage use of barges for evacuation of cargoes -MD

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is to encourage the use of barges for the movement and evacuation of cargoes from the nation’s Seaports to the hinterland across the country, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This, according to a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, was in order to reduce the pressure on the Port Access ...

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Ease Of Doing Business: Amaechi assures stakeholders of safe maritime domain

    . Peterside calls for more support |TRADE NEWSWIRE|:The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi has assured stakeholders in the maritime sector that the Federal Government will leave no stone unturned in actualizing its goal for a safer and more secured maritime domain in the Nigeria maritime space, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amaechi  who said this during a one-day ...

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Ease of Doing Business: Amaechi, maritime stakeholders meet on implementation of Executive Order 1- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: As part of efforts to engender Ease of Doing Business  in the Nigerian maritime sector, the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and maritime stakeholders as met on how to make implementation of Executive Order I a success for the benefit of the Nigerian economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Amaechi, Chief Executive Officers and Chairmen of the ...

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NPA to involve Community Leaders in CSR- Hadiza Bala Usman

    |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Traditional rulers and Community leaders will henceforth be involved in identifying preferred projects for execution under the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) based projects in Host Communities of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, however reiterated that all identified projects are to ...

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Onne Port Stakeholders enjoined to make Presidential Order a success

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Stakeholders in Onne Port, especially the Security agencies, have been urged to promote an effective inter-agency cooperation and collaboration to ensure the total success of the Presidential Order on the Ease of Doing Business Directive in the Ports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Security agents in the Port have therefore been reminded of their respective roles of ensuring the ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman hosts Management of Lekki Port- Photos

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Oversight function: House of Reps Committee on Ports Harbours and Waterways visits NPA- Photos

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‘Religious teachings supposed to make followers conscientious in life’

|TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The essence of religious teachings is to make followers conscientious in life targeted at achieving the final goal of making it to paradise in the hereafter, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. It should be noted that the main essence of RELIGIOUS PREACHING in this life be it in Islam, Christianity or any other one is to enable us have 1, CONSCIENCE. It is ...

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Judiciary key to development of blue economy- Peterside

    .Agency committed to continuous collaboration to grow Maritime sector  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency is taking deliberate steps to work with the Judiciary and other arms of Government to reposition Nigeria’s maritime industry, by providing necessary updates on information and law ...

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Birthday of Peace: Mother of the nation Hajia Aisha Buhari @47 prays for peace, unity of Nigeria

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Hajia Aisha Buhari, Mother of the nation  and wife of the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari ,GCFR clocks 47 years on (February 17, 2018), praying for the unity and peaceful co-existence of Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Her Excellency, Mother of nation, Hajia Aisha Buhari, a good wife and lover of the ...

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Blue economy: NIMASA awards staff, operators to promote professionalism, industry growth

.MAERSK, GAC, CHARKINS Others Bag NIMASA Achievement Awards .As agency awards its staff to promote professionalism In recognition of the numerous contributions of Stakeholders to the growth and development of the maritime sector in Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) bestowed awards on outstanding maritime companies; Maersk Nigeria Limited, Gulf Agency Company (GAC) Nigeria Ltd, Charkins Maritime ...

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Presidential directive: List of approved Government Agencies at Port locations- ADVERTORIAL

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has directed the Nigerian Ports Authority to ensure strict compliance to the 26th October, 2011 presidential directive on agencies permitted to operate in the port locations, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The NPA therefore hereby reiterates that only eight federal government agencies are allowed to operate and have physical representation at all ...

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To Minister Fashola: Sango to Iyana -Ilogbo axis of Lagos-Abeokuta Exp deteriorates further, now takes toll on user’s health

  .Road will become totally impassable in the next few months .Urgent intervention needed .The bad road now damages not only vehicle but also human health   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: Following a temporary rehabilitative intervention on Sango to Iyana -Ilogbo axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway in mid-October of last year, specifically 12th -16th October, 2017 with stone-filling of some bad spots ...

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Award ceremony: NIMASA honours distinguished staff, stakeholders for meritorious contributions

.Peterside credits Amaechi for development in maritime sector  .Amaechi, Ngige, Akiolu, others grace occasion |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has honoured staff and stakeholders who have distinguished themselves in their services to the nation’s maritime sector, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Director-General, NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside, in his opening speech at the NIMASA’s Corporate Dinner And Award ...

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Carrot and stick approach: NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman pledges efficient port services, sanction for defaulting concessionaires

  .NPA set up Committee to review concession agreements with Terminal operators .NPA MD gives Shipping companies, Terminal Operators one week to clear port-access roads of empty containers .Promises level playing field for Terminal operators .Rules guiding port operations to be followed strictly   |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, ...

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Economic dev: US Embassy Economic Counselor visit NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: The strategic steps taken so far by a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, to engender economic development and advancement of Nigeria through judicious utilisation of economic instrumentalities of the Nigerian Ports, cannot be carpeted from being notified by global economic players, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. A development, economic/ maritime ...

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NPA kicks-off solid minerals export from Ikorodu Lighter Terminal through containerised barge enroute Apapa port

. ‘Intermodal transport ‘ll reduce road traffic around Apapa port axis’ .’Solid minerals export to create employment’ .’Stakeholders should key into opportunity through Public Private Partnership (PPP)’ |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, has flagged off the first export consignment of manganese, a solid mineral resource from the Ikorodu lighter Terminal enroute ...

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Infrastructure dev: Socio Economic Reformer Hadiza Bala Usman of NPA meets NESG-IPC- Photos

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE|: A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, who just proved her Economic Management prowess with the declaration of the sum of N299.56bn as revenue generated for NPA in 2017 fiscal year, has met with the members of Infrastructure Policy Commission of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), TRADE NEWSWIRE ...

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We shall provide world class infrastructure at Ports to Support NRC- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE| A Socio-Economic Reformer of the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority [NPA], Hadiza Bala Usman, has informed Stakeholders and Port Users of the renewed determination of Management to improve the present state of infrastructure to meeting world class standards towards ensuring the swift evacuation of cargo from the seaports across the country to the hinterlands through the rail ...

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Nigeria’s port potential‘ll be fully exploited for increased revenue generation- NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman

  |TRADE NEWSWIRE| A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has assured relevant Stakeholders in the Maritime Sub sector and beyond of the Authority’s determination to exploit potentials embeded in Nigerian ports to the fullest for increased revenue generation, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. NPA MD, who is leading a resourceful-minded Management team, said that this would ...

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Retirement: NPA Management honours former LCM MD- Photos

 

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NPA declares highest generated revenue of N299.56bn in 5 years for 2017

  .NPA’s 2017 generated revenue exceeds 2016 figure of N162.20bn by 84.65%   |TRADE NEWSWIRE| Management of Nigerian Ports Authority under the able and resourceful leadership of a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman, has declared the sum of N299.56bn as revenue generated for 2017 fiscal year, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The 2017 revenues exceeded the ...

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Stop the killings: ‘Media, politicians, religious and tribal leaders incite hate, killings in Nigeria’

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Some Journalists/ media, politicians, religious and tribal leaders are the ones spreading hate which metamorphosis into unending killings in Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. While the killings across Nigeria especially in Benue, Taraba and Plateau are totally condemned in totality, there is no gainsaying the fact that the hate that led to killings we are now experiencing today, which ...

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ISPS Code implementation: USCG expresses satisfaction with compliance level

  .NIMASA reiterates commitment to best practices (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has expressed satisfaction at the compliance level of Nigeria with the International Ships and Ports Security (ISPS) facility Code at the nation’s ports, TRADE NEWSWIREreports. A delegation from the USCG led by Lt. Commander Jacob Hopper of the International Port Security (IPS) Liaison for USCG ...

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