Buhari commissions Baro Inland Water Port, First in Northern Nigeria


President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commissioned the Baro Inland Water Port in Niger State.

2019 Election: Rivers APC Candidates will be on the ballot – Dakuku Peterside


 ...Calls on APC members to remain calm
 
DG NIMASA, Dr, Dakuku Peterside

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has expressed optimism that the governorship and other candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State would be on the ballot in the 2019 general election.

Report: Despite automation, qualified transport workers still needed in the future






The introduction of automation in global transport will be evolutionary, rather than revolutionary and despite high levels of automation, qualified human resources with the right skill sets will still be needed in the foreseeable future, a new report produced by the World Maritime University finds.

Iheanacho seeks funding support for local refineries



Captain Emmanuel Iheanacho
Capt. Emmanuel Iheanacho, the Chairman of Integrated Oil and Gas Limited and promoter of Eko Refinery and Petrochemical Company, has appealed to the Federal Government to support local refiners with sovereign guarantees loans for the completion of their modular refineries.

Customs generates N3.1t In three years — Official



The Nigeria Customs Service said it generated about N3.1 trillion revenue for the country in the last three years.

ReCAAP: Piracy and armed robbery incidents lowest in a decade


There was a total of 76 incidents of piracy and armed robbery reported in Asia between January and December 2018, ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC) said in its annual report.

Port users excited on reconstruction of Apapa Wharf road



The reconstruction of the Apapa Wharf road and its subsequent put to use on Tuesday, attracted some responses from port users, who said it’s a relief to them.

SOAN President, Greg Ogbeifun, loses Mum at 100 years

Deaconess (Mrs.) Cecilia Izogie Ogbeifun (Nee Osemwegie) 

The Matriarch of the Ogbeifun family of Benin City, Edo State, Deaconess (Mrs.) Cecilia Izogie Ogbeifun (Nee Osemwegie) has passed on to glory at the age of 100 years.