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L-R: Kyari Bukar, Lead Judge, The Next Titan; Ubi Franklin, Guest/Celebrity Judge; Mide Kunle-Akinlaja, Executive Producer, The Next Titan; Adewale Adetayo, General Manager, SIFAX Haulage & Logistics Company/ Guest Judge and Chris Parks, Judge,

Ezinne Dorothy Osamgbi for burial

Ezinne Dorothy Osamgbi


The death and burial rites have been announced of Ezinne(Mrs.) Dorothy Ndukoso Osamgbi(Nee Eluemunor), mother of the Deputy Director and Head of Public Relations, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA) Mr. Isichei Osamgbi.

NIMASA advocates zero tolerance to marine accidents

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, DG NIMASA


The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has urged players in the maritime sector especially enforcement officers to comply with safety rules that would eliminate marine accidents and other related issues that may arise from marine operational mishandling.

Orakwusi seeks establishment of Maritime Advocacy Group to drive workable policy

Mrs Margaret Orakwusi, Chairman, Shipowners Forum


Chairman of the Shipowners Forum and the Chief Executive of  Morbod Group, Barrister Margaret Orakwusi, has called for the establishment of a maritime advocacy group that would be responsible for working to convince government on the importance and need to implement policies that can drive the maritime sector effectively in Nigeria.

Labour begins indefinite wage strike November 6



Unless the Federal Government announces a new minimum wage, organised labour will embark on an indefinite strike from November 6, 2018.

Buhari to visit Seme on Tuesday for ECOWAS Border Posts handover

President Muhammadu Buhari


Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will Tuesday perform the official hand over of the new Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Border Posts at Seme-Krake and Neope-Akanu in Badagry to his Republic of Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon.

Customs impounds container load of stew worth N27m from China



Relying on intelligence report, the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS)  has intercepted a container with imported soups (Stew) and some other eatable items worth N27,960,000 from China.

Uber Freight enters trailer leasing business



Dive Brief:
  • Uber Freight this week launched a new program, Powerloop, which will rent trailers to carriers under a trailer-pool model that any eligible carrier can use, according to various news outlets.

Group mobilises maritime, allied industries stakeholders' support for Atiku






Strategic stakeholders in the maritime and allied industries have converged under the aegis of the Committee of Maritime and Allied Industries Stakeholders for Atiku Abubakar (CMAISAA) to muster enthusiastic support for Nigeria's former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, who they described as an "A-class presidential material for the nation's 2019 General Elections."

NPA upholds collaborations for safeguarding nation’s territorial waters


The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman presents a plaque to the Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command, Rear Admiral, Obed Habila Ngalabak, who paid  her a courtesy visit at the NPA Corporate Headquarters, Marina, Lagos.


The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman has reiterated the determination of the Management of the Authority to collaborate and corporate with all stakeholders responsible for safeguarding the nation’s territorial waters within budgetary limitation.