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September 2019

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L-R: The Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki, Chairman NPA Board, Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye, the MD NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman during the 3rd Maritime Stakeholders’ Interactive Forum in Lagos, today. 

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Maritime Safety

One of the two vessels unveiled by the Comptroller General of Customs last week  for anti-smuggling operations  Comptroller  

 Flag Officer Eastern Naval Command, Calabar, Rear Adm. David Adeniran raising a flag to signal the flag-off of Exercise Yangha Mi aimed to tackle sea piracy and oil theft last week in Onne, Rivers State.

Oil & Gas

Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Mr. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo with the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipreye Sylva during OPEC’s 16th Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee held at Abu Dhabi, UAE, last week.

L-R:  Professor Emmanuel Bala, Prize Judge; Olugbenga Oluwaniyi, NLNG GM Finance; Sophia Horsfall, NLNG Manager, Corporate Communications; Prof. Akpoveta Susu, Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Nigeria Prize for Science, Chief Dr. Nike Akande, member Advisory Board; Professor Deborah Ajakaiye, Chairperson, Panel of Judges; Professor Michael Adikwu, Board Member; and Professor Peter Nnabude, Prize Judge, at a press conference in Lagos to announce the winner of the 2019 The Nigeria Prize for Science

Coast To Coast

An Evergreen ship arriving at the Port of Rotterdam

The new Administrator of Panama Canal; Dr. Ricaurte Vásquez Morales surrounded other officials after taking over  

Maritime Education

Naval officers performing 10km walk during the quarter route march organised for the officers of the Naval Training Command, in Lagos last week. 

Some leaders of Association of the Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents, with the association’s President; Mr Tony Nwabunike (M) during a visit to the  Assistant Inspector General of Police Maritime, Alhaji Abdul-Dahiru Danwawu last weekend in Lagos.

Sitting middle is the Managing Director’s representative and General Manager Engineering at the occasion, Engr. Rufai Mohammed, sitting 2nd from left is Chairman Steering Committee UNCTAD Training Programme Nigeria and General Manager Human Resources NPA, Yahaya Bukar sandwiched amidst top Management of the Authority, Technocrats, UNCTAD Resource Persons and participants of cycle 2 training of UNCTAD Port training programme which held last week

Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Board Chairman, Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye (3rd left), surrounded by other board members, on the right is the Port Manager, Tin Can Island Port (TCIP) during working tour of Ikorodu Lighter Terminal on Friday.