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EXCLUSIVE: Buhari Issues 90 Days Ultimatum for Single Window Implementation At Ports

EXCLUSIVE: Buhari Issues 90 Days Ultimatum for Single Window Implementation At Ports

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari has issued a 90-days ultimatum to the Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Transportation to ensure the National Single Window project is achieved at all Nigerian ports within…

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Again, NPA Reshuffles Management, Appoints General Managers, Assistant General Managers

Again, NPA Reshuffles Management, Appoints General Managers, Assistant General Managers

The Management of Nigerian Ports Authority, (NPA) has appointed new General Managers and Assistant General Managers. This exercise is coming on the heels of an earlier appointment and redeployment of Port Managers and other senior…

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Despite 10% Waiver, NPA Says Piracy Discouraging Patronage At Eastern Ports

Despite 10% Waiver, NPA Says Piracy Discouraging Patronage At Eastern Ports

Despite the 10% slash in shipping dues granted to encourage use of Nigeria’s Eastern Ports, Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has lamented that it is still very expensive to operate…

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El Rufai Calls For Construction of More Ports to Decongest Apapa

El Rufai Calls For Construction of More Ports to Decongest Apapa

The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has called for the construction of more ports in the country, so as to ease the Apapa ports of congestion and attendant traffic gridlock. The governor stated this…

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NPA Confirms ‘On the Spot’ Auction of Overtime Cargoes Inside Nigerian Ports

NPA Confirms ‘On the Spot’ Auction of Overtime Cargoes Inside Nigerian Ports

Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has revealed that the Nigeria Customs Service would soon commence the auctioning of all overtime cargoes immediately inside the port terminals. Speaking during a courtesy…

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VESSELS EXPECTED AT LAGOS PORTS 13TH JULY

VESSELS EXPECTED AT LAGOS PORTS 13TH JULY

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NPA boss Hosts WIMAfrica, tasks women on leadership opportunities in Nigeria

NPA boss Hosts WIMAfrica, tasks women on leadership opportunities in Nigeria

Bala-Usman, MD NPA (4th from left) Hajia Bola Muse and the executive of Women in Maritime Africa during the courtesy visit

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Terminal Operators, Clearing Agents to Battle Demurrage Waivers As Maritime Workers Call Off Port Strike

Terminal Operators, Clearing Agents to Battle Demurrage Waivers As Maritime Workers Call Off Port Strike

Even though the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) yesterday called off its 3-day strike action at the ports, there is anxiety at the ports as to who bears the brunt of demurrages on rent…

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VESSELS EXPECTED AT TIN CAN ISLAND PORT

VESSELS EXPECTED AT TIN CAN ISLAND PORT

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Nigeria’s Economy Bleeds As MWUN Strike Enters Day 2

Nigeria’s Economy Bleeds As MWUN Strike Enters Day 2

The strike action embarked upon by the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has entered the second day on Thursday as Nigerian ports remained shut down. Impeccable sources at the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) told…

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