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Retirement: NPA Management honours former LCM MD- Photos

 

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NPA‘ll partner Women in ANLCA on improved Port operations- Hadiza Bala Usman

(TRADE NEWSWIRE):  The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), headed by a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Agency, Hadiza Bala Usman, is ready to partner Women in ANLCA (Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents) on how to further improve Ports Operation in order to serve them among other stakeholders better, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Hajia Usman, a strong believer in a ...

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NPA MD assures investors on ease of doing business at ports

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has assured the Business Community in Nigeria, especially the Maritime sub-Sector that Authority has put in place appropriate measures that would enable it facilitate business activities at the nation’s Seaports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the General Manager, Corporate ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman unveils modern marine pollution equipment to proactively cater for future challenges

  . Pledges to build staff capacity (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, has unveiled drones among other modern marine pollution equipment as part of proactive measures taken to cater for environmental challenges that might emanate in future, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. This was done during the passing out ceremony of ...

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NPA partners FRSC to entrench compliance with safety standards in Port operations

    (TRADE NEWSWIRE):  The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), led by a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of Agency, Hadiza Bala Usman, is collaborating the Federal Roads Safety Corps to entrench compliance with safety standards in all operations at the nation’s Seaports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. She expressed this commitment in her remarks at the opening ceremony of a Capacity Building Workshop ...

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NPA charges HSOP on safety, security in Nigerian waters

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): A Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has reiterated Management concern over the safety and security of operations and activities on the nation’s territorial waters, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the General Manager, Corporate &Strategic Communications, NPA, Abdullahi Goje, NPA MD said this ...

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Port efficiency: NPA launches 4 tug boats to facilitate speedy port operations, safety

.NPA MD Hadiza Bala Usman fulfills Agency’s pledge on implementation of 2017 budget in advance .NIMASA congratulates NPA for investing in infrastructure development (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has launched four new tug boats to facilitate speedy operations and enhance safety in Nigerian ports, which is expected to have a multiplier effect on the nation’s ease of doing business ...

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Port-aided economic dev: NPA MD Hadiza Usman pushes for quick passage of maritime Bills to boost economy

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Quick passage of Ports and Harbours Bill, National Transport Commission Bill and other maritime bills before the National Assembly will facilitate port development plan with a multiplying effect on the nation’s economy, a Socio-Economic Reformer and Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, has urged, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. She said this at a retreat organised ...

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Budget Implementation: Port infrastructure dev, capacity building, others key on NPA agenda- MD

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has said that port infrastructure development; procurement of plants and equipment; staff training among others are topmost on the Agency’s agenda in the implementation of its 2017 budget, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Managing Director of NPA Hadiza Bala Usman,who was represented by the Executive Director Finance and Administration of ...

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Capacity building: NPA in strategic partnership with NIM to further improve operations- Photo

(TRADE NEWSWIRE):  The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is set to partner with the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) in building the capacity of its workforce so as to further improve its operations with a multiplying effect on revenue generated by the Authority for the development of the Nigerian economy, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. (Human Capacity Building): is the process of developing and strengthening the ...

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NPA courts NIM to build staff capacity in compliance with modern day socio-economic challenges

   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): As part of efforts to be in-tune with the modern day socio-economic challenges that could serve as a ‘cog in the wheel’ of the operations of staff, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is set to partner the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) in building the capacity of its workforce to that effect, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Managing ...

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Seizure of 661 Pump Action rifles: NPA MD calls on security agencies in Nigerian ports to strengthen intelligence sharing, commends Customs

  .Salautes Millitary intelligence experience of Customs boss Col. Hameed Ali put to use  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, has called on all the security agencies operating in Nigerian ports to further strengthen intelligence sharing with one another, just as she commended the Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Col. Hameed Ali ...

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Trade facilitation: NPA, Customs unveil Single Window System at ports to simplify trade for increased revenue

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): As part of efforts to facilitate trade in the country and aid quick recovery of the nation’s economy out of economic recession currently bedeviling her, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) have introduced Single Window (SW) platform at the ports to that effect, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The Managing Director, NPA, Ms Hadiza ...

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Employee motivation: How Chief M.K. Ajayi, Atekoja, others engendered current salary structure of NPA

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): There is a saying that (Happy workers are productive workers), a pointer to the proposal initiated on new salary and welfare package for the entire workforce of the Nigerian Ports Authority about a decade ago by the then General Manager, Human Resources NPA, Chief Micheal Ajayi, who is now the General Manager, Public Affairs of the Authority ...

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Nigeria: Minister of Transport in company of NPA MD, others on a facility tour of Kirikiri Lighter Terminal- Photos

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon Rotimi Amaechi,  in company of the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman and other maritime stakeholders on a facility tour of Kirikiri Lighter Terminal on Friday in  Lagos in order to facilitate development in the industry, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports.  

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NPA introduces Quarterly Stakeholders Parley, commissions Study on Port Charges in West Africa

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authourity (NPA); Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, has assured that the Authourity will interact more with stakeholders in 2017 so as to be more in tune with happenings at the various ports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. To this end , she has assured that, the NPA will introduce quarterly stakeholders meetings to know what is ...

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NPA tasks Police to fish-out killers of LASTMA officer In Apapa

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authourity (NPA); Ms Hadiza  Bala Usman has appealed to the Nigeria  Police to intensify efforts to arrest killers of an official of the Lagos State Transport Management Authority (LASTMA); Mr. Surajudeen Bakare,  in Apapa late last year, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. According to a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the General Manager, ...

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Port efficiency: NPA in accord with British Embassy to engender port development

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The British High Commission and the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) have resolved to work together to enhance operational efficiency cum development in Nigerian ports, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. The resolution was made during a courtesy visit to NPA’s head office in Marina on Wednesday in Lagos by the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, who was jointly ...

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GCC sees $215bn petchem projects in 10 years

A total of 139 petrochemical projects valued at $215 billion were introduced in the GCC in the last 10 years, while the Gulf region, the world’s biggest producer of petrochemicals, commands 11 per cent of the $600 billion global market. This was highlighted on day two of ArabPlast 2017, the region’s biggest petrochemical exhibition and one of the largest in ...

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Socio-Economic reformer Hadiza Usman of NPA adds another year on earth impactfuly

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): Hadiza! Where are you? i could see you are engulfed with the Nigerian Ports Authority’s work, could you please look up? It’s your birthday; the gift is yours, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Yoruba elders say (Bi omi ba baa ile, omi a ni ipa; bi ojo ba baa ile, ojo a ta sa raa sa raa) English meaning ...

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Oversight function: The visit of Senate Committee on marine transport to NPA for first hand inspection- Photos

   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Senate Committee on Marine Transport, led by the Chairman, Senator Ahmed Sani Yerima, visited the Nigerian Ports Authority recently to monitor the progress of operations and activities carried out by the agency as part of the Committee’s oversight function, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. With respect to the oversight function carried out by the committee, Senator Yerima, re-assured ...

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NPA MD Hadiza Usman strengthens maintenance culture in agency to curb wastage of funds

  .Eyes infrastructure dev to enhance port activities .Kick-starts measures to block revenue leakages .Makes transparency NPA’s watchword (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority is set to entrench maintenance culture in the agency by ensuring that port facilities that require maintenance are repaired and utilized efficiently and effectively, the working Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, has said, TRADE ...

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Revenue generation: NPA targets foreign investors, moves to dredge Calabar Channels

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority is making concerted efforts to ensure the dredging of Calabar Channels are carried out in order to attract foreign investors to the Eastern Ports which is expected to have a positive multiplying effect on revenue generated into the government coffers, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the General ...

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NPA forms strategic partnership with Port of Miami to facilitate trade, export in Nigeria

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is courting the Port of Miami to boost export and facilitate trade as part of efforts made by NPA, since the emergence of the current managing director of the Agency, Ms Hadiza Bala Usman, in ensuring NPA is strategically managed to boost trade/ export and serve as one of the antidotes to ...

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Daroc Unveils DENIM Range of Men Fragrance into Nigerian Market

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): Daroc Distribution Nigeria Limited, a brand distribution and sales company and a member of Rocco Global FZC with the headquarters in the UK has introduced the DENIM range of fragrance (Body Spray, Aftershave and Shower Gel) specially made for men into the Nigerian deodorant market, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. According to a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE, The DENIM ...

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