The MD of the NPA has stated that the introduction of the e-call up system will eliminate extortion by enforcement and security officers.
The NPA has stated that the deadline for the commencement of the electronic call-up system is Feb. 27, 2021.
NPA has launched an electronic truck call-up system designed for the management of truck movement and access to and from the ports.
President Buhari has approved the reappointment of Hadiza Bala Usman as the MD of the NPA for another term of 5 years.
NPA is expecting 23 ships with food items, petroleum products and other commodities at Lagos Ports Complex.
The headquarters of the NPA in Lagos has been allegedly set on fire by hoodlums.
Activities have resumed at the Onitsha Inland Port as containers will now arrive for offloading.
The NPA is working alongside the NSC and the NIMASA in this regard.
The NPA said it does have an account with Unity Bank Plc, but has not operated it since 2010.
Among the expected items to be received are frozen fish, base oil, general cargo, bulk salt, bulk clinker, butane gas, bulk wheat and soya beans.