Posts Tagged ‘Hadiza Bala Usman’

NPA: Apology Aside, Intels Yet to State Readiness to Comply with FG’s TSA Policy

by Breaking Timeson October 23, 2017
The Nigerian Ports Authority is yet to be notified of the readiness of Intels Nigeria Limited to comply with the Treasury Single Account policy of the government, the Managing Director of the NPA, Hadiza Bala-Usman, has told PREMIUM TIMES. Intels chief, Gabrielle Volpi, had on Thursday hinted at the logistics company’s readiness to comply with […]

BREAKINGTIMES Slams N2 Billion Defamation Suit Against NPA Boss Hadiza Bala Usman

by Breaking Timeson April 29, 2017
The attention of the publisher and management of Breaking Times Communications Ltd, owners of BREAKING TIMES ( – a leading Nigerian online newspaper has been drawn to a report by The Guardian newspaper of Saturday April 29, 2017 with the headline “NPA boss slams journalist with N1 billion libel suit”. According to the report, “The Managing Director, Nigerian […]

President Muham­madu Buhari appoints board members for NPA, NIMASA

by Breaking Timeson August 27, 2016
President Muham­madu Buhari has approved the appointment of mem­bers of the Governing Boards of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Mari­time Administration and Safety Agency (NI­MASA). A press state­ment signed by Bolaji Adebiyi, Director, Press, Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation gave the names of the new ap­pointees for […]

FLASH | Buhari Considers Hadiza Bala Usman Over Oby Ezekwesili for NPA

by Breaking Timeson July 12, 2016
In a bid to inject a fresh pair of hands to run the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi, has submitted Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman’s name to President Muhammadu Buhari to take over as the new managing director of NPA. Should Buhari approve the recommendation, Ms. Bala Usman, 40, will […]

El-Rufai Appoints #BBOG Founder as Chief of Staff

by Breaking Timeson June 29, 2015
By Yemi Adebowale Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, Monday announced the appointment of Katsina state Hadiza Bala Usman, who came to national lime light as co-founder of #BringBackOurGirls# campaign for the rescue of the abducted Chibok Girls. A statement signed by El Rufai’s Spokesman, Samuel Aruwan and made available to newsmen in Kaduna said […]

OUTRAGE | Nigerians Condemn Buhari’s Appointment of #BBOG Founder into Presidential Committee

by Breaking Timeson April 24, 2015
By Yemi Adebowale Intense outrage in the Nigerian social media space greeted news of the appointment of Hadiza Bala Usman into the Presidential Inauguration Planning Committee of Nigeria’s President-Elect, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. Hadiza Bala Usman is the Founder of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign which was purportedly initiated to mobilise public support for the rescue of about […]