Category: Maritime

For 2019 Election: I’ve not resigned as NIMASA DG, says Peterside

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that ahead of the 2019 governorship race in Rivers State, he has not resigned as the helmsman of NIMASA. Peterside, the 2015 governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers, described as childish, the insinuations, especially on…

Apapa Customs Improves Officers Capacity On The Use Of NICIS 11

The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said on Wednesday that it had embarked on the routine training of officers on the use of the Nigeria Customs Interacted System (NICIS) 11.   NICIS 11 is a computerised software newly introduced to quicken the clearance of cargo at the port.   The Public Relations…

FOU Zone ‘A’ Ikeja intercepts contraband valued N1.40bn

The Federal Operations Unit (F.O.U.) Zone ‘A’, an anti-smuggling arm of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Ikeja, between May 16 and June 12 intercepted contraband goods with a Duty Paid Value (DPV) of N1.34 billion and through other interventions, recovered N59.50 million. The Area Controller of the command, Comptroller Mohammed Uba, made this known while addressing newsmen…

NIMASA ADVOCATES BETTER LIVING CONDITIONS FOR DOCK LABOUR

… As STOAN, MWUN Others Commend Agency  L-R: President, National Association of Stevedoring Companies (NASC), Mr. Bolaji Sunmola, Executive Director, Maritime Labour & Cabotage, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Mr. Gambo Ahmed and Director, Maritime Labour Services, NIMASA Mr. Ibrahim Jibril during the National Joint Industrial Council (NJIC) Meeting in Lagos. The Nigerian…

Maritime Group petitions FG over NESREA’s Import Clearance Permit

………. Wars on increase of port procedures The last is yet to be heard concerning the fuss over the recent on-line import business advert by the National Environmental Standards Regulation and Enforcement Agency (NESREA) which called on importers to obtain and rely on its newly created clearance permit for the imported products into the country.…