The Hon. Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi commissions the NPA Simulator Facility in Lagos.
Congratulations to the innovative Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman and the Executive Management of the Authority for this most outstanding feat
The Ultra-Modern Marine and Harbour Simulation Centre at Dockyard Apapa was an initiatives of the Present Executive Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority.
Addressing the NPA stakeholders at the commissioning of the centre,
Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi said the feat would save the federal government foreign exchange that would have been used in training personnel abroad.
He said the centre is also a statement that government is desirous of encouraging local content in order to grow the economy.
“This facility would attract professionals from within and outside the country” he added. He commended the collaboration within the maritime sector and urged its continuity for greater dividend.