NIMASA seeks tax review for vessel import by Nigerian shipowners

… Says $124 m in CVFF, to be disbursed soon

Left-Right: Director, Western Zone, NIMASA, Mr Olayemi Abbass, Director General, NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Adol Peterside, Director, Reform Coordination and Strategy , Mr Sani Muhammed and the Head, Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Mr Isichei Osamgbi during a media conference in Lagos.



The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on Wednesday said it was working to ensure a review of vessel import taxes that Nigerian shipowners pay.

Nigeria to save N36bn annually using NIMASA floating dockyard- Dakuku Peterside


  …Facility to be operated on PPP Model
 
Left-Right: Director, Western Zone, NIMASA, Mr Olayemi Abbass, Director General, NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Adol Peterside and the Director, Strategic Reform, Mr Sani Muhammed at a Press Conference in Lagos.
Nigeria will be saved an annual capital flight of about N36 billion once the floating dockyard acquired by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) becomes operational soon.

SIFAX Group to build, operate multi-million dollar Dry Port in Gambia


targets other investments in the country



Dr. Taiwo Afolabi, Group Executive Vice Chairman, SIFAX Group and Adama Barrow, President, Republic of Gambia  (middle), with officials of SIFAX Group and Gambian government during the signing of the MoU for SIFAX Group to build and operate a multi-million dollar dry port in Gambia.
SIFAX Group, a multinational company with interests in Maritime, Aviation, Haulage & Logistics, Oil & Gas and Hospitality, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the government of Gambia to build and operate a dry port in the country’s capital, Banjul.

MD NPA advises Pilotage Board members to see appointment as call to national duty

The Honourable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi (standing 5th from left) with the members of the pilotage boards after their inauguration in Abuja 


The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman, has charged members of the newly inaugurated pilotage boards to see their appointments as a “call to serve the nation in the national interest.”

NIWA accused of deceit over Onitsha River Port as House probes maritime agencies


The House of Representatives has accused the Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) of lack of honesty in the proposed concession of the Onitsha River Port.

Rolls-Royce, ABP and Svitzer partner up on next-generation Port technologies


Engineering company Rolls-Royce has teamed up with port operator Associated British Ports (ABP) and towage operator Svitzer to develop the next generation of port technologies.

We are committed to repositioning NIMASA –Dakuku



Dr. Dakuku Peterside, DG NIMASA

The Director-General, of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stressed that the Board and the entire management of the Agency are committed to ensuring that the Agency responds to its core mandate of advancing Nigeria’s global maritime goals.

Lagos partners French multinational to complete Light Rail Project



The Lagos State Government on Sunday disclosed that it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a French multinational, Alstom SA to complete its light rail project.

Be worthy ambassadors, Don tells youths


Prof. Mike Adebamowo


Youths have been urged to present themselves as national ambassadors, showing characters worthy of emulation.

Successful anchor of Egina Project, a testimonial of ease of doing business in a liberalised environment– Vice President Osibanjo

The Acting President of Nigeria, Prof. Oluyemi Osinbajo (Middle), the Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (left) and the Chairman of LADOL, Ladi Jadesimi (right) in LADOL, Apapa, Lagos.

The Vice-President and the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osibanjo has stated that the successful anchor of the Egina FPSO is not just a celebration of local content across board, but also a resounding testimonial of the success of the Ease of Doing Business in respect of the Ports industry.

He made this statement during the occasion of a presidential working visit to LADOL Offshore facility within the Lagos Ports Complex (LPC).