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  • 6 July 2010

    The Rivers State government has banned dredging within Port Harcourt metropolis, comprising Port Harcourt City Council, Obi/Akpo and part… [mappress] Source: 234next, July 7, 2010;

  • 26 July 2007

    Unknown gunmen on motorcycles have shot and wounded a US-based British professor and a security guard in Nigeria’s oil city, Port Harcourt. Professor Michael Watts was in Port Harcourt to attend an awards ceremony at a local newspaper office. In another oil city, Yenagoa, the mother of a local state legislator was kidnapped on Tuesday […]

  • 11 July 2012

    Dutch Gate terminal in the Port of Rotterdam will welcome the Nigerian LNG tanker LNG Port Harcourt today, according to the shipping data. LNG Port Harcourt can carry up to 122,000 cubic metres of LNG. AIS Live ship tracking data showed that the ship left the Bonny liquefaction and export terminal in Nigeria on June 27. […]

  • 14 April 2006

    Martime Workers Union (shipping and courier branch) of Port Harcourt District has honoured the state commissioner for transport, Mr. Emeh Glory Emeh, the chairman of Port Harcourt Local Government Council, Hon. Azubuike Nmerukini and the chairman of Obio/Akpor Local Government, Barr. Nyeso Wike for their remarkable achievements in their various beats.

  • 14 June 2010

    The federal government is worried over the shallow draft of Eastern ports water channels of Calabar, Port Harcourt and Warri, a situation… [mappress] Source: independentngonline, June 14, 2010;

  • 3 December 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    FMC Technologies, together with the Offshore Technology Institute at the University of Port Harcourt (OTI-UNIPORT), has officially launched the first ever subsea engineering degree programme offered in Nigeria. The Master of Science degree in Subsea Engineering was developed by OTI – UNIPORT in collaboration with FMC Technologies and other industry leaders and prepares students for a […]

  • 22 March 2007

    Gunmen in Nigeria have kidnapped the security manager of a German construction company in the oil capital, Port Harcourt, police say.

  • 23 February 2007

    Unknown gunmen have killed a Lebanese construction worker on his way to work in Nigeria’s oil-rich city of Port Harcourt, say security sources.

  • 22 November 2011

    President Goodluck Jonathan has been urged to develop new ports in some major cities like Lagos, Calabar, and Port Harcourt to enable the… By Oluwakemi Dauda (thenationonlineng) [mappress] Source: thenationonlineng, November 22, 2011

  • 16 March 2020

    REN’s Sines LNG import terminal on Portugal’s Atlantic coast is scheduled to receive a cargo of liquefied natural gas next week. 

  • 25 January 2006

    At least nine people were killed when armed men stormed the offices of Italian oil company Agip in Port Harcourt in southern Nigeria, in an apparent robbery.

  • 10 August 2007

    A British oil worker has been kidnapped by gunmen in Nigeria, the Foreign Office has confirmed. The man was snatched from his car in the southern city of Port Harcourt on Friday morning.

  • 22 November 2011

      President Goodluck Jonathan has been urged to develop new ports in some major cities like Lagos, Calabar, and Port Harcourt to enable the co… By Oluwakemi Dauda (thenationonlineng) [mappress] Source: thenationonlineng, November 22, 2011;  

  • 5 February 2007

    Gunmen have kidnapped a Filipino oil worker and killed his police escort in Nigeria’s main oil region, police say. The Filipino was travelling south from the south-eastern city of Owerri to Port Harcourt when the gunmen attacked.

  • 19 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    A Damen CSD500 has been delivered to Nigeria. The stationary dredger has been assembled on the beach and pushed and tugged into the sea over a ramp. The cutter suction dredger will perform maintenance duties in and around the harbours of Port Harcourt. As all Damen cutter suction dredgers are dismountable and their transport is […]

  • 28 August 2007

    All waterfront buildings and shacks in Nigeria’s oil capital, Port Harcourt are to be demolished, officials say. Rivers State government says the shacks have become hideouts for the armed militants who are behind the violence in the oil-rich Niger Delta.

  • 18 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Last week, October 12-13, 2016, Royal IHC was the organizer of a dredging seminar in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. The first day focused on determining criteria for selecting dredging equipment and analyses of the cost per cubic meter. During an open discussion, solutions and criteria for financing dredging equipment were discussed. Guest of honor Mr John Groffen, Ambassador of […]

  • 26 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The chairman governing board of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Chief Tony Anenih has commended the efforts of the workforce in the Authority, especially those in the Rivers Port, Port Harcourt, for sustaining the Port in the last 100 years of its existence. He therefore joined the workforce in celebrating the 100 years of the […]

  • 24 June 2015

    Four policemen were shot and killed on Tuesday at the Abonnema Wharf area of Port Harcourt, Nigeria by armed men who are believed to be sea pirates. The policemen were on patrol when they were attacked by a group of masked men who opened fire killing four of them on the spot, with the fifth one managing to […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    DEME, an international group of specialized companies in the field of capital and maintenance dredging, land reclamation, port infrastructure development, etc. has just released the latest photos from the Onne Port dredging and land reclamation project in Nigeria. The port is located along the Bonny River near Port Harcourt in Rivers State and serves major markets […]

  • 28 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Bonny Channel Company (BCC), a joint venture company between the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the channel Management Company (TMC) has justified the reasons for its establishment since it started operation 8 years ago. The General Manager of the Company, Mr. Bart Van Eenoo said the company has recorded modest successes in the areas […]

  • 7 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Unique Group’s training centre for Dynamic Positioning (DP) systems has recently obtained an accreditation from Nautical Institute. The training centre is located in Port Harcourt, Nigeria and is a joint venture between Unique Group and Nigeria based Charkin Maritime & Offshore Safety Centre. The training centre will offer the DP basic Operator and DP Simulator […]