By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
In a resolve to reposition the nation’s seaports for improved service delivery, the management of the Nigerian Port Authority (NPA) has approved the immediate redeployment of some Port Managers alongside the appointment of a new Technical Assistant (Administration) to the Office of the Managing Director.
The General Manager Corporate & Strategic Communications of the NPA, Engr. Adams Jatto made the disclosure in a statement made available to journalists weekend.
According to the releas, the former Port Manager Lagos Port Complex (LPC), Mrs Aisha Ali Ibrahim has been moved to the headquarters as Assistant General Manager Operations, while Mrs Olotu Bolanle Funmilayo formerly Port Manager Calabar Port takes over as Port Manager of Lagos Port Complex (LPC).
Umar Abubakar Garba is now the new Port Manager TCIP, he was Port Manager at the Rivers Port Complex.
While Simon Okeke remains Port Manager, Delta Ports and Mrs Asien Marie Ehemeiri replaces Mrs Olotu as the new Port Manager for Calabar Port.
Engr. Akporherhe Emmanuel moves to Corporate headquarters as Principal Manager Safety and Alhassan Ismaila Abubakar retains his position as Port Manager Onne Port.
Also, Engr Yunusa Ibrahim Anji Principal Manager Environment moves to Rivers Port as the new Port Manager, while
Isah Idris Danazumi is now the new Technical Assistant (Administration) to the Managing Director. He takes over from Musa Shehu Yaro who now moves to Procurement Division as Assistant General Manager.
The Managing Director of the NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman enjoined the new appointees to rise up to any challenge in their respective roles as the Authority is poised to deliver on its mandate to facilitate international trade in a safe and secured environment.