Practitioner advocates multimodal transport system to improve port services


Mrs Margaret Orakwusi, the Chairman, International Maritime Conference and Exhibition Ltd, has called for the establishment of multimodal transport system to improve port services.

FG frowns at arbitrary charges, undue delay at ports

The Federal Ministry of Transport has said arbitrary charges and undue delay had become key problems militating against the port concession exercise.

Nigerian elected as President of African Federation of Freight Forwarders

Chief Lexzy Nwangwu

A former National Secretary, National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents (NCMDLCA) Nigeria, and Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees, Association of Registered Freight Forwarder (ARFF) Nigeria, Chief Lexzy Nwangwu, has been elected President of the African Federation of Freight Forwarders (AFFF), an offshoot of African Union’s African Maritime Transport Charter established to facilitate the 2050 Africa’s Integrated Maritime Strategy (2050 AIM -Strategy).

Former NIMASA DG elected President of African Shipowners Association

 
Omatseye

Temisan Omatseye,  a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has emerged as the new President of the African Shipowners’ Association (ASA), a new association.

NIWA to appoint beach masters in enforcing boats' operational time


The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) says plans are underway to ensure that boat operators comply with stipulated operational hours nationwide.

Expert warns against purchase of scrap as ships




Capt. Peter Onwordi, the National Secretary, Nigerian Association of Marine Engineers and Surveyors has urged prospective shipowners to seek professional advice before purchasing ships.

NPA MD advises students on nation building, bags Oduduwa Students’ Award



L-R: President of  National Association of Oduduwa Students, Mr Adekunle Adeniyi presenting a merit award of NAOS to Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero at NPA headquarters in Lagos.
The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Malam Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero, has advised Nigerian youths to champion the course of positive change in the society.

NPA confident of Eastern Port relevance to Nigeria’s maritime development




 
MD NPA, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero
Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Ado Bayero, the Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Monday expressed confidence of the relevance of the Eastern Port to the development of the nation’s maritime sector.

New Acting DG NIMASA resumes duty

 
Mr Haruna Baba Jauro, Acting Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency NIMASA (Left) receiving handover notes from Barrister Calistus Nwabueze Obi, Executive Director, Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services at the Agency’s Head Office in Lagos.



Mr Haruna Baba Jauro on Monday formally took over from Mr Calistus Nwabueze Obi as the Acting Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).

Risk assessment critical to safety in water transportation, says NIWA




The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Friday said an assessment of the risks involved in water transportation remained critical to ensuring safety in its operations.