Government allays fears of shippers on territorial waters
Irked by the increasing spate of attack on the waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has assured seafarers and the international community...
NIMASA bars oil companies from cabotage waivers
It is definitely no more business as usual for the oil multinationals in the country as the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has barred them from enjoying waivers under the Cabotage regime.
‘Transparency, integrity crucial to maritime sector growth’
Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside, has said that transparency and integrity are crucial to robust maritime sector, in line with the ease of doing business initiative of the Federal Government.
NIMASA begins move to rescue hijacked vessel
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS...
‘Africa is world’s biggest untapped shipping market
Against the backdrop that Africa is the world’s biggest untapped market, the Federal Government is wooing more foreign investors to the continent, particularly the Nigerian maritime market space. Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside and the Nigerian Ambassador to Germany, Yusuf Maitama Tuggar, have however charged foreign investors to tap…
Rivers 2019: APC’s unresolved issues put party at risk
Except a last-ditch effort to end protracted conflict in All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State is achieved, the party is headed for rancorous primary to nominate its governorship candidate for 2019 general election. Presently, there exist two parallel party secretariats, presided over by Ojukaye Flag-Amachree and Peter Odike respectively. Ironically, these offices are located…
NIMASA seeks empowerment of local players in maritime sector
The Nigerian Maritime Administration And Safety Agency (NIMASA) has resolved to promote the concept of Blue Economy, in order to encourage indigenous stakeholders in the maritime sector.
NIMASA laments pirate attacks on Nigerian waters
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has expressed concerns about the spate of piracy on the country’s waters.Its Director-General, Dakuku Peterside spoke yesterday during a media engagement in Lagos.
NIMASA to boost operations in Eastern ports
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and other stakeholders have commenced the process of re-engineering the operational efficiency of the Eastern ports and by extension the Nigerian maritime domain.