• NPA begins probe of $56m Calabar Channel dredging contract

    NPA begins probe of $56m Calabar Channel dredging contract

    The new management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has launched a probe on the controversial $56 million Calabar Channel dredging contract to ascertain why so much was spent on the project without achieving the desired draft needed to attract bigger vessels to the port.

    The Managing Director of NPA, Hadiza Bala Usman, who gave the indication at the weekend at the end of her two-day visit to Calabar port, said she had since instituted a probe into the contentious contract […]