In strategic turnaround, Peterside harps on due diligence
Strategic Turnaround by Dakuku Peterside is more than a case study of transformational change in an African maritime administration. It is a roadmap for putting agency back into your government department....
Negotiate with labour to end rift over wages, others, Peterside tells Wike
A former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has urged Governor Nyesom Wike to negotiate with the organised labour in the state to avert avoidable controversies and industrial action.
Issues behind demolition of hotels in Rivers
The demolition of two hotels in Eleme for allegedly flouting Rivers State Governor’s executive orders on Covid-19 has triggered uproar between government...
Re-examining the maritime loop with Hadiza Bala Usman, Dakuku Peterside
The recent shakeup in the maritime sector threw up mixed reactions in different quarters. While some personalities smiled with obvious relief, others saw the development as bitter pills to swallow.
Buhari appoints Jamoh to replace Peterside as NIMASA DG
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Bashir Jamoh as the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).
Ship owners get new guidelines to avoid Covid19
Shipowners have been issued new guidelines to avoid or manage an outbreak of coronavirus on board ships, courtesy the World Health Organization (WHO).The guidelines include pre-boarding screenings, isolation cabins, outbreak management plans, contact tracing, quarantine, daily cleaning and disinfection.
Government moves to rid Nigerian waters of pollution
The Federal Government has launched an action plan to tackle the challenge of marine litter and plastics, to ensure cleaner seas and ocean for healthy living and protection of maritime ecosystem.
Nigeria’s ship registry rated 46th globally
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO), has rated the Nigerian Ship Registry, as the second largest in Africa by tonnage, and 46th in the world.The rating follows the acquisition of software licence for the automation of the Nigerian Ship Registry...