NPA plans to support UNILAG under its CSR programme


The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) presents a plaque to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who paid a courtesy visit to the MD at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos.

SIFAX Group compensates family of deceased dockworker


SIFAX Group has paid financial compensation to the family of Mr. ThankGod Ojomah, who died as a result of an accident involving one of the company’s haulage trucks.


L-R: Mr. Jonah Ojomah, immediate younger brother of the deceased; Mrs. Edna Nathaniel Ojomah, wife of the deceased, and Mr. Adewale Aderibigbe Adetayo, General Manager, SIFAX Haulage during the payment of financial compensation to the family of Mr. ThankGod Ojomah.

NPA MD advocates deployment of FBV in low draught channels


The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has advocated for the deployment of Flat Bottom Vessels (FBV) in channels with low draught in the nation’s seaports.



The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (middle), the President, Nigerian Chamber of Shipping  (NSC), Andy Isichei (left), and the Director General, Nigerian Chamber of Shipping, Obiageli Obi (right),  when the President of NSC paid a courtesy visit to the MD at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos. 

Public presentation of 'Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry'

Minister of Transportation, Hon. Rotimi Amaechi(5th from left),leading the public presentation of 'Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry' at the NIIA, Victoria Island, Lagos. 

Book Review: Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry



Professor Abigail Ogwezzy-Ndisika, Book Reviewer

TITLE OF BOOK: BEACONS OF NIGERIA MARITIME INDUSTRY
PUBLISHER: Manifest Books Surulere, Lagos
YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2017
REVIEWED BY: Prof. Abigail Ogwezzy-Ndisika,
Department of Mass Communication
University of Lagos, Lagos

Photo News: Amaechi at Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi  Amaechi, receiving a plaque from the Vice  Chancellor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NAU), Prof. Joseph E. Ahaneku, during the 12th Convocation Lecture of the University in Awka, Anambra State, recently.

Amaechi urges Igbos on position in national politics

The Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi has called on Igbos to rise up to the challenge of being in the government at the centre by upping  their politics from regional to national.


R-L... President-General, Ohaneze Ndi Igbo World-Wide, Chief John  Nnia Nwodo, the Obi of Onitsha, HRM Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe, the Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi  Amaechi,  the Vice  Chancellor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University (NUA) Prof. Joseph E. Ahaneku, Head of Service, Anambra State and Representative of the State Governor, Hon. Harry Udo during the cutting of cake to mark the 12th Nnamdi Azikiwe University Lecture, titled: "The Igbo in the Politics of Nigeria," at Awka, Anambra State, recently. 

Book: ‘Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry’ for public presentation March 22


A spectacular ‘Who-is-Who’ book featuring people in the maritime industry titled ‘Beacons of Nigeria Maritime Industry’ will be launched on March 22, 2018 at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, Victoria Island, by 10 am. 



Humanitarian works: Rotary Club of Ikoyi restores sight to many


The Rotary Club of Ikoyi has conducted a free Cataract Eye Surgery treatment for many less privilege people, to help  restore their sights without stress.

L-R: Past President, Rotary Club of Ikoyi, Rotarian John Senaya; Coordinator, Free Eye Cataract Surgery by Rotary Club of Ikoyi, Rotarian (Dr.) Wale Omole; Director Community Services, Rotary Club of Ikoyi, Rotarian Charles Okonkwo; President, Rotary Club of Ikoyi, Rotarian Isichei Osamgbi; Dr Alarape Taofik of Eye Foundation Hospital attending to one the beneficiaries, Mrs Afolayan Bose, during the Rotary Club of Ikoyi Free Cataract Surgery operation in partnership with the Eye Foundation Hospital in Lagos