The Management of the Nigerian Ports authority (NPA) has delisted the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON), National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFADAC) among others from being fully stationed at the various sea ports in the country.
The General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communication of NPA, Alhaji Abdullahi
Goje, in a statement said the directive was based on the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC).
Alhaji Goje stated that PEBEC had directed NPA to ensure strict compliance to the 26
October, 2011 presidential directive on agencies permitted to operate in the port.
He said agencies allowed to operate fully at the various ports includes the (NPA),
Nigerian Customs Service (NCS), Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) , Nigeria Police, Department of state Security (DSS), Nigerian Immigration
Service (NIS), Port-Health and the Nigeria Drug Law enforcement Agency (NDLEA)