Category: Maritime

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…

MARITIME INDUSTRY AWARDS TO GROW BLUE ECONOMY – DAKUKU

  …MAERSK, GAC, CHARKINS Others Bag NIMASA Achievement Awards … As agency awards its staff to promote professionalism  L-R: Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Minister of Labour, Productivity and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi and the Board Chairman, NIMASA, Maj. Gen. Jonathan…

NPA List of Government Only 8 Agencies Allows at Port Locations exclude SON

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has directed the Nigerian Ports Authority to ensure strict compliance to the  October 26, 2011 presidential directive on agencies permitted to operate in the port locations. The NPA therefore hereby reiterates that only eight federal government agencies are allowed to operate and have physical representation at all port…