NIMASA to undergo major reforms- Peterside

Director General  of  NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has said it would undertake major reforms in the next one year to boast its capacity to drive the growth and development of the Nigerian maritime industry.

Security breaches in Gulf of Guinea destructive to economic life lines—CNS, Vice Admiral Ibas

The Chief of Naval Staff(third from right) Vice Admiral Ibok Ette Ibas and other top Naval Officers on board NNS CENTENARY for the sea manoeuvre marking the Navy at 60 
The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Vice Admiral Ibok Ette Ibas has expressed concern that the security breaches around the Gulf of Guinea is directed at the economic life line of both littoral and landlocked states.

NIMASA restates commitment to capacity building

L-R: Rep of the Registrar,  CFRFFN, Ifeayin Joseph , Rep of DG NIMASA and Director Maritime Labour Services of the Agency, Mrs J.A Gunwa;  Engr. Greg Ogbeifun , President Shipowners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), Pioneer Rector of MAN Oron, Engr. Olu Akinsoji and  Former  Chairman Oil and Gas Free Zone Authority, Dr. Chris Asoluka During a programme on the youth and the future of the Nigerian Maritime Industry held in Lagos recently.

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has restated its commitment to the development of maritime capacity for the growth of the nation’s maritime sector.

Corporate Social Responsibility: Intels empowering communities

A beneficiary working at the garment-making centre in Onne

A facility tour of Intels and visit to one of its host communities,Ogu, Rivers,  have proven its Corporate Social Responsibility as a ‘diet’ for healthy relationships with people of its host communities, where erstwhile indigent women have become successful entrepreneurs making international-standard industrial coveralls and other garments.  

Peterside recommends robust partnership to grow Nigeria’s maritime sector

L-R; Director Administration and Personnel Services,NIMASA, Mr. Jibril Ibrahim; Director General, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside; Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Rolf Ree, Director, Maritime Labour Services, Mrs. Juliana Gunwa; Head, Shipping Development, Mr. Akin Akinyosoye, and Head, Public Relations, Hajia Lami Tumaka when the Ambassador paid a courtesy visit to the Agency in Lagos.

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has affirmed the need for vertical and horizontal partnership to grow the Nigerian maritime sector.

Interview: Gulf of Guinea security requires coordinated strategic approach, says American maritime security expert

Maritime security expert, Capt. Phillip Heyl

An American maritime security expert, Capt.Phillip Heyl, at a recent maritime conference held as part of the Nigerian Navy Diamond Anniversary celebration, called for stronger stakeholders’ collaboration as key strategy for getting solutions to the security challenges in the Gulf of Guinea.

Over 300 striking dockers facing Layoffs

Credit: SETC

(WMN) The Lisbon Port Operators Association, which represents the interests of the companies operating in the Lisbon port, has resorted to collective sacking of striking Lisbon dockers.

Buhari approves audit of maritime sector to check corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the audit of the maritime sector to ascertain why it is not making the desired progress, a statement issued by the Ministry of Transportation on Thursday said.

This ‘Big Mama’ drives multi-billion dollar operations at Onne Port

Intel’s 600-tons Liebherr crane serves as a major infrastructure driving with ease, the vast majority of operations carried out by companies at the Oil and Gas Free Zone in Onne, Rivers State.   

‘NIWA remains committed to Lagos-Tema regional ferry services’

MD NIWA, Mr Danladi Ibrahim
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has restated its commitment to starting a regional ferry service from Lagos, Nigeria to Tema in Ghana, since it disclosed plans of the proposed operation.