Monday, June 25, 2018

NIMASA DG spits fire, warns IOCs over disregard for Cabotage law

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has said that the Agency will no longer tolerate...
Amaechi warns against militancy in Niger Delta

Amaechi orders fresh probe in NIMASA, NPA

Following the high level of rot and corruption in the maritime sector, the minister of Transport, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, has ordered fresh audit of...
Obasanjo to chair LASU 22nd convocation lecture

Obasanjo tasks FG, stakeholders to develop maritime sector

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, on Monday urged government and maritime stakeholders to articulate strategies that would grow the maritime industry as viable option to...
Labour stability will enhance maritime growth – NIMASA

NIMASA assures dockworkers of terminal benefits

Disengaged dockworkers at the ENL Terminal will be paid their terminal benefits in line with the bargaining agreements contained in the National Joint Industrial...
Labour stability will enhance maritime growth – NIMASA

NIMASA tracks Hijacked oil vessel, MT Sampatiki

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has tracked an oil vessel ‘MT Sampatiki’ which was hijacked by sea pirates within Nigerian territorial...
ANALYSIS: Shippers in Africa groan under high costs of operation

ANALYSIS: Shippers in Africa groan under high costs of operation

By most accounts, issues of poor connectivity and high transport costs of international and sub-regional trades in West and Central Africa are major disincentives...
FG restates commitment to safety standards in maritime sector

FG restates commitment to safety standards in maritime sector

Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation on Tuesday restated the Federal Government’s commitment to ensure safety standards in the nation’s maritime sector. Amaechi disclosed this at...
Ship collision: NIMASA acting DG is corrupt, incompetent, Shipowner writes Amaechi

Ship collision: NIMASA acting DG is corrupt, incompetent, Shipowner writes Amaechi

Olumide Oyewole, a Lagos lawyer, has petitioned Transportation Minister, Rotimi Amaechi over alleged poor handling of a marine accident involving two tanker vessels off...
NIMASA can't pay for 18 vessels, says DG

NIMASA can’t pay for 18 vessels, says DG

Mr. Haruna Jauro, Acting Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), on Tuesday, disclosed that the agency has been unable to...