Nigeria woos foreign diplomats for election into IMO Council
This is in a bid to ensure the country’s success in its re-election into the Category C of the IMO Council, one of the highest decision making body of an arm of the United Nation (UN), responsible for global maritime regulation.
Government awards $195m maritime security deal to Israeli firm
According to him, an operator spends about $18 million on a yearly basis due to insecurity on the nation’s waterways, in addition to high war risk insurance payable by shippers to do business Nigerian waters.
Nigeria, Ghana sign MoU on maritime operations
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ghanaian Maritime Authority, (GMA) to optimally harness the natural potential in the industry.
Nigeria, Ghana sign MoU to wage war against sea pirates
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has signed a four-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) to stop pirates attacks in both countries.
ANNI seeks partnership with NIMASA on policy implementation
Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has said the country is yet to optimize the benefits of its natural resources stating that there must be an effective regulation process to achieve such.
Effective policing crucial to maritime sector growth, says Peterside
Dakuku Peterside said this while receiving a delegation of the Police Force, Maritime Command, led by the Commissioner of the Command, CP David Folawiyo, who paid him a courtesy visit
Shipowners urge Federal Government to disburse $100m CVFF fund
Concerned operators and the ship owners in Nigerian maritime sector have urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on behalf of the Federal Government to disburse the $100 million Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) to aid their operations.
31 vessels laden with fuel, others, expected at Lagos ports
No fewer than 31 vessels are expected to arrive at the Lagos pilotage district with various cargoes, including petroleum products, wheat, corn, fertiliser and a host of others.
NIMASA mulls action plan on climate change
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has began arrangement with the Federal Ministry of Environment to create a detailed action plan that would assist the nation to effectively address climate change issues in the maritime industry.