Aboyeji said: “When Apapa Port started operation in 1970, it was only made for 30,000 cargoes, but now it has over 80,000 cargoes, yet no infrastructural development.
Nigerian Ports Authority
The General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications of NPA, Alhaji Abdullahi Goje, said in a statement in Lagos that the disclosure was based on the directive of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council.
The NPA therefore on Monday reiterated that only eight Federal Government agencies are allowed to operate and have physical representation at all port locations in the country.
Usman said this on Friday in a statement issued by the Authority’s Spokesman, Alhaji Abdullahi Goje, after the Quarterly meeting of the NPA Management and stakeholders in Lagos.
This is coming just as the organisation gave indication that it might prevent Engina FPSO, which is due to arrive Nigeria in January 2018, from accessing the Nigerian waterways
In addition to these people, seven persons will receive the newly instituted merit award by the management of NPA, while 30 fire men will also be recognised for their gallantry during a recent fire incident at the port in Port Harcourt,…
Usman said this in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on Tuesday at the Rivers Port Stakeholders’ meeting
He said that apart from the non-engagement of dockworkers, the level of security at the private jetties was not impressive.
The President of MWUN, Adewale Adeyanju, made the appeal while speaking with maritime correspondents in Lagos on the lingering problem between Intels and the government
The NPA boss told newsmen on Monday in Lagos that the contract was terminated on the advice of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minster of Justice, Malam Abubakar Malami.
Usman made the plea after inspecting the Wharf access roads in company of her management team in Lagos on Saturday, noting that better performance would reduce the stress in doing business at the ports.
The far reaching initiatives, which are aimed at making the NPA a truly professional and performance driven organisation, were approved at a board meeting held at Eko Hotel and Suites on July 27, 2017.
Inaugurating the clinic at Apapa Port Complex, the NPA Managing Director, Hadiza Usman, said this was to derive greater operational efficiency and revenue generation for the country