Tags: NPA

282 MISSING VESSELS: Shippers Fire Back At NPA Of Compromise

President-Shippers Association Lagos State SALS Rev. Jonathan NicolThe Shippers Association, Lagos State (SALS) has accused the management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) of colluding with shipping lines to deprive the government of revenue accruable from the alleged missing 282 vessels. The Association in a statement by its President, Rev. Jonathan Nicol, said the infractions have…

NPA: Our Efforts to Restore Investors’ Confidence in Port Industry Yielding Results- MD

Hadiza Bala-Usman, Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority Hadiza Bala-Usman, Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, has been in the saddle for one year.  In this interview with journalists in Lagos, she speaks on the successes recorded so far, the challenges confronting NPA and efforts to reposition the nation’s sea ports.  In this interview with…

NPA Inducement:  JV Partners Sanctioned by Swiss Court for Bribing NPA Officials to Face EFCC-MD

Managing Director of the NPA, Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms Hadiza Bala-Usman, has disclosed that some of its technical partners in its joint venture companies recently sanctioned by a Swiss Court for bribing NPA officials to defraud the federal government would be investigated and prosecuted by…

Missing vessels: NPA At Cross Road; Open up to senate ‘We can’t identify them’

Advertisement The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) says it has been unable to identify the 282 vessels which the senate said got missing under its watch. During an investigative hearing on Monday, Hope Uzodinma, chairman, senate committee on customs, excise and tariff, told the NPA to account for the vessels. Uzodinma had said the vessels berthed without…

NPA affirms NDLEA among eight agencies allowed in Ports

Advertisement The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has clarified that eight agencies of the Federal Government are allowed to operate and have physical representation at the ports in the country by virtue of a 2011 presidential directive. A statement signed by Mr Ibrahim Nasiru, a Principal Manager, Public Affairs at the Authority listed the eight agencies…