NPA: Bello Koko appoints three Port Managers, redeploys others


In a bid to rejig port operational efficiency and in the quest to become the maritime hub in Africa and South of the Sahara, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello Koko has approved the appointment of three new Port Mangers.

The new appointees are: Yitnoe Stanley Magaji, Technical Assistant, Marine and Operations to Managing Director as Port Manager Onne while Buba Jibril formerly Traffic Manager, Lagos Port Complex moves to Tin Can Island Port as Port Manager and Ovbude Nelson Uwaifo, Traffic Manager, Dangote Jetty, now Port Manager Calabar.

The erstwhile Port Manager, Tin Can Island Port, Engr. Yunusa Ibrahim Anji moves to corporate headquarters as Assistant General Manager, Port Engineering while Dantsoho M. Abubakar, former Port Manager, Onne now becomes Technical Assistant to Managing Director, Special Duties.

Other appointments include: Okaga Charles Bamidele, Principal Manager, Traffic who becomes Technical Assistant, Marine and Operations to the Managing Director. Leoso Akintunde Oladipo, Principal Manager, Traffic Lagos Port Complex assumes duty as Traffic Manager, Lagos Port Complex while Aliyu Abubakar, Principal Manager, Traffic, Kirikiri Lighter Terminal takes over as Traffic Manager, Dangote Jetty, Lekki.

A statement issued in Lagos recently by the General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications, NPA, Mr. Olaseni Alakija said that the appointments take immediate effect.

Photo: Mohammed Bello Koko, Acting Managing Director, NPA.

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