Maritime News

Fraud: Court reserves judgment in trial of ex NIMASA acting D-G

By Joshua Olalekan, Lagos A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has reserved February 21 as date for judgment in a “no case submission’’ filed by an ex acting Director-General of NIMASA, Calistus Obi.

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Media is key to the growth of the economy – NIMASA DG

Victoria Hanson The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has charged the media on fair and balance reportage of economic activities, noting that they play a vital role to the growth and development of the economy.

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NAGAFF extols NPA leadership over courtesy visit

 Victoria Hanson Following the recent Courtesy visit of the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadjia Hadiza Bala Usman, to the Headquarters of National Association Of Government Approved Freight Forwarders ( NAGAFF) Apapa,the stakeholders of the association have extolled her leadership, describing it as a welcome development.

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Buhari, Ayade meet over Bakassi deep seaport project

By Wahab Akanji, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has met behind closed doors with Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade at the Presidential Villa.

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NIMASA redeploys Directors, other management staff

Victoria Hanson The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has approved the redeployment of some senior Management staff of the Agency.

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ISPS Code Enforcement: NIMASA Shuts Three Facilities

Victoria Hanson   Pursuant to its mandate as the Designated Authority (DA) for the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code in Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has shut three jetties and port facilities for non-compliance with the provisions of the code.

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NIMASA Promotes 76 Management Staff and Others

By Victoria Hanson The Governing Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has approved the promotion of 76 Management Staff of the Agency to their next grade levels.

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NIMASA to enforce full implementation of Stevedoring Regulations – NIMASA DG

Victoria Hanson The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has disclosed that the Agency is set to enforce the full implementation of the NIMASA Stevedoring Regulation, 2014 in order to strengthen stevedoring operations in all Dock Labour operational areas in the country.

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Journalism is Strategic to National Development – Dr. Peterside 

Victoria Hanson The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that journalism is strategic to the growth and development of any nation. 

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Buhari inaugurates 30 new vessels, assures on support for Navy

By Our Correspondents President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged continuous support for the Nigerian Navy (NN).

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