Category: Maritime

Azubuike Flags Off Consolidation Campaign:  Promises NAGAFF Members Capacity Building   

By Chinyere Ejuka As the electioneering process of the Association Of Government Approved Freight Forwarders  (NAGAFF) gears up in the various chapters of the association, the immediate past chairman of Tincan Island chapter, High Chief Azubuike Austin Ekweozor recently flagged off his re-election campaign tagged ‘Consolidation Campaign’   in a grand style and funfair The event which…

ONNE PORT STAKEHOLDERS ENJOINED TO MAKE THE PRESIDENTIAL ORDER A TOTAL SUCCESS.

Stakeholders in Onne Port, especially the Security agencies, have been urged to promote an effective inter-agency cooperation and collaboration to ensure the total success of the Presidential Order on the Ease of Doing Business Directive in the Ports.   Security agents in the Port have therefore been reminded of their respective roles of ensuring the…

Oil installations still under threat, says NIMASA

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has said that oil and gas installations in the country are daily confronted by diverse threats and that security agencies must come together to protect the maritime domain. The Director-General, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, said this in Abuja on Wednesday at a quarterly meeting and workshop on National…

MARINE COMMITTEE OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY VISITS NPA ON OVERSIGHT FUNCTION

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), HadizaBalaUsman (left) with the Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Ports Harbours and Waterways, Rt. Hon. Patrick Asadu, when the House Committee Members paid an oversight visit to the Organazation’s Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos today. The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), HadizaBalaUsman…

Regional Maritime Bank Underway In West/Central Africa

….. CVFF May Fund Propose Indications have emerged that the challenges currently hindering accelerated development of the maritime industry in West and Central Africa may soon be confined to history, if coordinated efforts of its Maritime Administrations to establish a Regional Maritime Bank are actualized. According to a reliable source at the Nigerian Maritime Administration…

Media Sector A Pivotal Of Blue Economy Success – Eniola

Eniola Bello The Managing Director of Thisday newspaper, Mr Eniola Bello has declared that the dream of accomplishing a blue economy in the Nigeria maritime sector would remain a mirage without spelt out benefits for the media sector. The media chief made the submission at a one day seminar for maritime media stakeholders organized by…