maritime transport

Dakuku Calls on IMB to Ensure Fairness in Reportage of Piracy in Nigeria

December 5, 2018

*** Inaugurates ICIC Committee *** IMSOT, UK Team Commends NIMASA   Posted by MaritimeNewsroom The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has called on the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) to ensure fairness and balance in its reportage of piracy issues on Nigeria’s territorial waters. Dakuku regretted what […]

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NSDP: Nigeria Should Increase Capacity On Seafaring – Capt. Warredi 

November 12, 2018

By Sandra Chukwunyere Nigeria as a maritime nation has been called upon to upgrade its human development capacity as far as seafaring and  shipping operations are concerned. This will help her maximize its marine potential, meet up with international best practice in international  shipping business as well as ensure that she produces of higher quality […]

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NPA Goes Technological in Developing Nation’s Seaports, Builds Own Simulator -ED Marine and Operations

November 9, 2018

By Ambrose Okehi The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has assured Nigerians, particularly the maritime stakeholders and the entire shipping community that agency fast developing in its operations and infrastructures in line with advanced technology in order to meet up with world best practice. The authority also said that it is fast developing its own simulators […]

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Govt, Individual Investors Should Invest In Water Transport –  Comrade Gguan

November 8, 2018

Comrade Paul Gguan is the District Chairman of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) the Liverpool Waterfront District, Lagos. Here in this interview, he called on Nigerians to see the need of investing in inland waterways transportation, thereby making it alternative to road transportation. He also called for training and retraining of boat operators. […]

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China Maritime Silk Road Will Transform Face of Global Transport – NIMASA DG

November 3, 2018

…Advices Africans on Risk Assessing Chinese Inititiative Posted by Maritime Newsroom The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said that the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), also known as the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road, will be a game changer for […]

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Gulf of Guinea Raises More Hope For Food Security – NIMASA DG

November 1, 2018

Posted by Maritime Newsroom The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stressed the importance of the Gulf of Guinea to food security to the West and Central African sub-region stating that the region must be properly secured to avert illegal activities that may hamper food supply […]

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Rescue operation: NIMASA Applauses Rescue Team for Excellent operation

September 26, 2018

Posted by Maritime Newsroom ***Working With Relevant Security Agencies. The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS owned by ALLISON Shipping which was hijacked off Bonny Island in Rivers State to ensure that they are found and released unconditionally. Speaking in […]

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NSDP: NIMASA Enjoins to train cadets on seatime

September 25, 2018

Posted by Maritime Newsroom ***200 More Seafarers Set for Next Batch The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured of the Agency’s commitment to ensuring that all beneficiaries of the Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) conclude their programme by getting the mandatory sea-time training. The DG […]

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Maritime Agencies : ICPC Advocates Joint Vessel Inspection Transparency, Intergrity, Crucial to Maritime Growth -Dakuku

September 21, 2018

Posted by Maritime Newsroom The Acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Dr. Musa Usman Abubakar has stressed the need for all government agencies in the maritime sector to carry out joint inspection of vessels at the ports in order to fully actualize the Ease of Doing Business initiative […]

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Expert Preers Solution on Apapa Traffic

September 15, 2018

… Wants Holding Bay Buit ON Empty Land Along Lagos Ibadan Expressway By Ambrose Okehi An expert in maritime  Shipping and freight forwarding logistics and bonded terminal operations, Mr. Alabi  Olalekan has proffered solution on the perennial traffic  congestion hindering business activities along Apapa, Oshodi expressway, the only major way leading to the nation’s seaports which […]

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