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NPA reaffirms designation of Ijora, Ikorodu Lighter Terminal for Agro exports

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The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has reiterated the designation of the Lily Pond Terminal in Ijora and the Ikorodu Lighter Terminal, Ikorodu specifically for the Export of Agro-produce. In her goodwill message on “Nigeria Agricultural Integrated Export Control Plan Zero Rejects Initiative on Agric-Produce” at the Rockview Hotel recently, the Managing Director of the agency, Hadiza Bala ...

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If moving NPA’s $21.3m to TSA from Heritage Bank’ll cause stress, then…

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Since the managing director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has revealed at the resumed hearing at the House of Representatives that Heritage Bank’s reason for not remitting the money ($21.3m) is that “if such a huge withdrawal is allowed, it will have stress on the bank,” financial experts have started reading critical meaning to the revelation. Usman ...

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NPA, Guild of Editors seal deal to promote reforms in maritime industry

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The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has said that the Authority will partner the Nigerian Guild of Editors with a view to having a stronger communications channel to convey the gains of the current Port Reforms at the nation’s seaports. Speaking during a courtesy visit by the editors in his office on Thursday, Usman ...

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We’re building transparency, efficiency at Nigerian ports—Hadiza Usman

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The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has opened up on the positive after effects of her ongoing strategic reforms at the Nigerian ports. In her message at the just concluded 2017 Lagos International Trade fair, she explained to industry stakeholders and other players that the NPA is investing resources in the area of capacity building ...

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NPA live on single window with Nigerian Customs for import, export ease—MD

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The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has disclosed that “The Authority is collaborating with the Nigeria Customs Service for effective operations through the Single Window platform for the Clearance of Cargoes at the Ports”. This, according to her, will ensure that all Agencies are connected with Import and Export processes are in a single ...

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NPA, SON partner to grow ease of doing business at ports

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The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (right) played host to the Director General of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON), Barr. Osita Aboloma at the NPA Corporate Headquarters, Marina, Lagos. During discussion, the two parties agreed mutual beneficial strategies to deepen ports operational efficiency by driving ease of doing business.

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NPA seals operational safety promotion deal with FRSC

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The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has brokered Safety Standards for all aspects of operations at the nation’s Seaports deal with the Federal Roads Safety Corps (FRSC) in Lagos. Giving the insights during her remarks at the opening ceremony of a Capacity Building Workshop on Minimum Safety Standards for trucks doing business in the Ports ...

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Insecurity on Nigerian waters, failed rail system key causes of Apapa gridlocks—-NPA

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The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has opened up on the reasons behind the singular use of roads to evacuate containers to and fro the Lagos ports. Speaking Thursday in Lagos during the 5th edition of the Women in Logistics and Transport (WILAT) International Conference held at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos with the theme; ...

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Trucks’ gridlock may relocate to Ebute Meta as NRC begins lifting

There are palpable fears that in a bid to resolve the intractable Apapa gridlock caused by truckers lifting containers from seaports, the planned rail transit of containers to Ebute-Meta terminal may equally relocate traffic chaos to the formally sleepy axis of Lagos. The Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC), had on Monday, announced the introduction of a 24-hour daily freight train shuttle ...

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70 to 80 % of import cargoes falsely declared—-Customs CG

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Fresh reason has emerged on why clear single window connecting all federal agencies at the nation’s ports may not be realized. This is based on the body language of the Customs Comptroller General, Hameed Ali who has made it public that the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) will not on the platter of achieving ease of doing business at the ports, ...

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