productivity can be done through the development of the new deep seaports in
the country, the managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Mallam
Habib Abdullahi has said.
Sea Port, Akwa Ibom and Badagry Ports, saying they are meant to assist import
States Consular General to Nigeria, John Boay, who paid him a courtesy visit at
the Corporate Headquarters in Marina.
port being put in place at Ondo State for mining only, which would commence
General of the improvement of Intermodal Transport through the Railway
Transport system, where goods would be moved from one part of the country to
the hinterland for smooth operation instead of relying solely the road
Calabar, Lagos to Kano and Port Harcourt which are being expanded for use as
soon as possible, he said.
assist the terminal operators achieve standards in terms of operational
efficiency and meeting set target in accordance with the ISPS Code.
continued support of the management at creating an enabling environment towards
achieving greater efficiency and capacity building in the maritime sector.
United States Government with the Nigerian Ports Authority was important in
view of the role the industry plays in the development of any nation.
with the U.S as a way of achieving set targets.
management, according to him, include the enforcement of its regulatory status
to terminal operators.
avoiding “porousness in our Ports by making sure that things are being done
rightly’’ was part of the goals of the management.
States of America to Nigeria, John Boay, promised to assist the Nigeria
Government through the NPA in areas such as capacity building and training in
achieving its leading status as well as its mission statement.