Daily Archives: May 16, 2017

Appeal Court overturns conviction of Ex-NIMASA DG

Appeal Court overturns conviction of Ex-NIMASA DG

The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Thursday reversed the sentence on Raymond Omatseye, a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on allegations of…

Policy changes in port governance and development in Nigeria

Policy changes in port governance and development in Nigeria

The port industry in Nigeria recently experienced what could be described as a quiet tsunami with far reaching consequences on port services and charges in the country. According to a…

NPA, Dangote Group to raise N4.3 bn for immediate rehabilitation of Port Access Roads

NPA, Dangote Group to raise N4.3 bn for immediate rehabilitation of Port Access Roads

The Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) and the Dangote Group will be contributing funds to raise the N4.3 billion needed to fix the ports access roads. The Managing Director of…

Rivers Port tariff not different, says Port Manager

Rivers Port tariff not different, says Port Manager

The Port Manager, Rivers Port Complex, A. G. Umar has stated that Nigerian Ports Authority operates a uniform tariff therefore debunking claims that tariff differentials scares customers away from Rivers…

NPA reduces monopoly in cargo handling – MD NPA

NPA reduces monopoly in cargo handling – MD NPA

In her bid to reduce monopoly in the Ports Industry and to enhance operational efficiency, the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has directed that every…

Nigeria to return to International Maritime Organisation Council – APR

Nigeria to return to International Maritime Organisation Council – APR

Nigeria’s chances of returning to the council of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), has greatly improved with the recent efforts of the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration led…