Secretary-General of the Society of Nigerian Mariners (SNM), weekend said the
Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) must have its staff
audit, to ensure effective service delivery.
Director-General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, should ensure departmental
audit in view of performance and relevance to the agency.
said that while the initiative would check redundancy, the agency should also
embark on staff capacity building through relevant training.
programmes for the staff, to build their
capacity for the job because maritime business is a global one and the
standards of operation must be the same,” Ombo said.
Ombo said the government, through NIMASA, should put to productive use the
transporter, MV HORTEN, abandoned on the marina waters.
cadets for sea time.
for 135 cadets, for their requisite maritime experience.
and other schools at home and abroad. This vessel will help to make their
training complete and they can get jobs on any vessel around the world.”