Government approves new maritime security framework
Determined to fully combat the menace of sea pirates on Nigerian waters, the Federal Government has approved a new maritime security architectural framework aimed at streamlining working relationships among its agencies and the military.
Nigeria, Ghana mull new pact
The Director General of NIMASA, Dakuku Peterside, who disclosed this during a working visit by the GMA to the Agency, said in carrying out its statutory functions, the agency is strengthened by three important Acts namely...
NIMASA targets 2018 to clear off pirates in Gulf of Guinea
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and safety Agency (NIMASA) has set a target of June 2018, to achieve zero per cent piracy in the nation’s maritime domain.
Stakeholders chart path to logistics industry growth
Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said the private sector players in Nigeria are 99 per cent dependent on government, as such, they cannot be described as investors.
Ship owners back Peterside to lead African maritime revival
Ship Owners Association of Nigeria (SOAN), has given its support to the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside, to lead African maritime sector revival.
Rivers APC, Peterside flay Wike over alleged assassination plot by IGP
The National Security Adviser, Minister of Interior and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) have been advised to consider Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike’s allegation...
Media, politics and the law in examining Supreme Court verdict on Rivers guber poll
Several years ago, Philip L. Graham, former Washington Post publisher, famously said that journalism is the “first rough draft of history”. In 2015, following the election of Nyesom Wike as governor of Rivers State...
Buhari congratulates NIMASA D-G as new Chairman of AAMA
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside on his election as the new Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrators (AAMA).