Monthly Archives: October 2016

NPA MD lauds Intels on quality facilities, services at Onne Port

NPA MD lauds Intels on quality facilities, services at Onne Port

The Managing Director of Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman at the weekend said that she was impressed by the high quality of facilities and services provided by…

We’ll adopt new ship finance model to stabilise shipping in Nigeria—Amaechi

We’ll adopt new ship finance model to stabilise shipping in Nigeria—Amaechi

Ahead of the Nigeria Ship Finance Conference where ship finance experts and other critical maritime industry stakeholders will discuss and propose a suitable model for financing ship acquisition in Nigeria…

INTELS to remain in business despite recession– CEO

INTELS to remain in business despite recession– CEO

The Chief Executive Officer of INTELS, Mr Andrew Dawis on Thursday in Onne, Rivers State, assured that the company has taken necessary steps to remain in business despite the current…

NPA to block revenue leakages at ports

NPA to block revenue leakages at ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has expressed determination to plug all forms of revenue leakages, promote transparency and enhance critical infrastructure to improve on its service provision. The Managing Director…

NIMASA to enforce safety standards in Oil & Gas Sector

NIMASA to enforce safety standards in Oil & Gas Sector

Safety standards will not be compromised in Nigeria’s maritime operations, according to assurance given to stakeholders by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). Director General of…

Senate Committee says Terminal Operators responsible for providing scanners at ports

Senate Committee says Terminal Operators responsible for providing scanners at ports

The Senate Committee on Customs and Excise on Thursday in Lagos said terminal operators should be responsible for the provision of scanners used for examination of cargo at the ports…

LNG Tanker comes under attack off Yemen

LNG Tanker comes under attack off Yemen

Unknown assailants attacked a gas tanker off the coast of Yemen close to the Bab al-Mandab waterway in the latest flare up in an area through which much of…

Be safety-conscious, NPA tells newly-inducted Pilots

Be safety-conscious, NPA tells newly-inducted Pilots

The Nigerian ports Authority (NPA) has urged the newly-recruited Pilots to make safety their watchword in the conduct of their job throughout their career in the NPA. The Assistant…

FG confirms Okhiria as Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation

FG confirms Okhiria as Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation

President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed Engr. Edatanlen Freeborn Okhiria, as the substantive Managing Director of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC). A statement from the Public Relations Office, Federal Ministry Of Transport…

Nigerian Navy to site University Campus in Akwa Ibom

Nigerian Navy to site University Campus in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy has expressed interest in establishing a campus of its proposed university at Ekparakwa, Akwa Ibom. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibokette Ibbas, disclosed this during…