Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria, Mrs. Jean Chiazor-Anishere
yesterday said the association would facilitate sponsorship of girls that
showed interest in the seafaring profession.
Anishere stated this while speaking in Lagos.
the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, Akwa Ibom, who excelled in their
and Safety Agency) is doing in the seafaring aspect.
industry to come out (and) let us know who they are. Then we can speak to their
governments to enlist them.
that seafarers’ programme is ongoing.
programme in NIMASA. So that makes it easy for WISTA’s identified girls to get
That means, issuing scholarships to Maritime Academy, Oron’s female cadet
officers who have excelled in their various disciplines.
N100,000 each because what they do spend is more than N100,000 so we gave
could get them jobs because the big handicap is when they finish, they don’t
have where to work.”
executive officers at WISTA Diamond Forum in order to be more active and
support the association to achieve its goals.
been engaging cadets from the Maritime Academy, Oron, on sea time experience.
them on sea time experience.