Maritime News

Maritime Safety and Security Our Priority…. NIMASA DG

  Victoria Hanson In line with its mandate to ensure safety and security in the Nigerian territorial waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Navy have renewed the existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to protect and secure our maritime domain. At the official signing ceremony of the MOU at the Naval Headquarters in Abuja recently, ...

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Abe congratulates NIMASA DG

By Maxwell Adeleye  Sen Magnus Abe, representing Rivers South East Senatorial District, has congratulated Dr Dakuku Peterside on his election as the New Chairman of the Association of Africa Maritime Administrators (AAMA).

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FG ENGAGES FREIGHT FORWARDERS/LICENSED CUSTOMS AGENTS OVER THREAT OF WITHDRAWAL OF SERVICE

Victoria Hanson The Federal Government has entered into discussion with Freight Forwarders over their threat to withdraw their services from the country’s ports, land borders and other entry points with a view to resolving all issues under contention. The government therein engaged NAGAFF and ANLCA the two leading freight forwarding Associations in Nigeria on Wednesday the 19th of April 2017 ...

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FG promotes 378 staff in Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron

The Federal Government has approved the promotion of 378 Staff of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, Akwa Ibom State.   The promotion was contained in a statement yesterday signed by the head, Corporate Affairs of MAN, Mr. Siddi Mkpandiok.

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Hosting African Maritime Admimistrations will boost Nigeria’s Maritime hub status – Peterside

Victoria Hanson The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has said that the hosting of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) will boost Nigeria’s quest of emerging a hub of maritime destination for the West and Central African region.

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Maritime Stakeholders To Hold Two-Day Sensitization Workshop

Victoria Hanson In a bid to acquire knowledge on the ease of doing business reform, The Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (Rtd.) has approved a two-day sensitization workshop on the ease of doing business reforms for officers and stakeholders in maritime. this is in line to achieving the mandate by Mr. President, , to ...

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Ebute-Ibafo Speed Boat Operators Seek Government Intervention On Jetty

Operators of speed boats in Ebute-Ibafo area of Lagos State have requested for the intervention of the state government on the repair of the jetty in the station. According to the Chairman of the operators, Mr. Olukolun Oseni, the boat operators in the area abandoned the jetty, which was built in 2012, because its  substandard.

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FMMC ENDS TRAINING

Victoria Hanson The Federated Maritime Media Chapel ( FMMC) of the Nigeria Union Of Journalists (NUJ) has rounded up its  3 – Day Training yesterday in Lagos. The training which was organized by Eyis  Resources Limited was commenced on Monday 3rd April 2017 and ended on Wednesday 5th 2017. Delivering a lecture on ”Concept Of Concession And Component Of Port ...

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NIMASA Calls For Urgent Removal OF Abandoned Ships And Wrecks

Victoria Hanson In a bid to ensure safe and secure shipping on the Nigerian territorial waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has warned all owners of abandoned Ships/Vessels to urgently remove same from the Nigerian territorial waters on or before 28th of April 2017 or risk sanctions ranging from forfeiture or removal by the Agency at the ...

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Nigeria To Showcase Maritime Potentials In Norway

Victoria Hanson As part of measures to attract foreign investors to tap into opportunities that abound in the Nigerian maritime industry, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) would be showcasing the potentials of the Nigerian Maritime Sector at the Norway Shipping week that would hold later this year. The Director General of the Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside made ...

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