Wednesday, 31st May 2023

Bashir Jamoh

14 May
The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration Agency (NIMASA), Bashir Jamoh, has said that a well-developed blue economy is strong enough to service Nigeria’s annual budget, because it encompasses all economic activities associated with the oceans and seas
10 May
There is heightened fear that seafarers may face job loss as the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has delayed the renewal of their certificates of competency (COC) for six months.
10 May
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has called on Nigerians in the diaspora to consider investing in the country's maritime sector, describing it as the next big thing to fuel the growth of the economy.
26 Apr
Director General of, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has stated that the Maritime industry in Nigeria is large enough to sustainably engage the teeming youths.
19 Apr
The recent pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) have raised fresh global concern about the resurgence of the menace that costs the region about $1.9 billion yearly financial loss.
2 Apr
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) have restated commitment to continuous stakeholder’s engagement as an effective tool to maintain industrial peace and harmony that the sector has enjoyed in recent years.
29 Mar
Barge Operators Association of Nigeria (BOAN) has called for a collaboration of agencies to secure the inland waterways from attacks on cargoes. This comes as the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ..
22 Feb
Federal Government has expressed commitment to regional maritime development, which is premised on cooperation of African countries in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) to ensure optimisation of regional maritime potential.
15 Feb
The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has said that the country’s fishing sector is yearning for revival as only a quarter of the trawlers that operated in the nation’s waters two decades ago are available now.
15 Jan
Arrangements are in top gear by major stakeholders in the maritime industry to actualise the disbursement of the much-delayed Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) before President Muhammadu Buhari...
25 Dec
The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Bashir Jamoh, has pledged the agency’s commitment to realising the blue economy agenda.
9 Oct 2022
•‘We Can’t Retain Seafarers Due To Lack Of Ships’ •Reveals Nigeria Working To Exit ‘War Risk Insurance’ Baring any last minute change of decision, the Federal Government will this week disburse $350m cabotage funds with the inauguration of the special committee by the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, as 11 banks have already…


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