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.
Peterside suggests shipping for economic diversification
In a statement issued on Saturday in Lagos by the Head, Corporate Communications, NIMASA, Mr Isichei Osamgbi, the director-general described the shipping sector as capable of taking over from oil in future.
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...
Liberating Nigeria, others from ‘sea blindness’
For Nigeria, the advent of commercial oil automatically shifted the interest of Africa’s largest country away from agriculture, and maritime businesses for decades, with attendant implications on the ailing economy.
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).
Peterside elected Chairman, Association of African Maritime Administrations
The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, was on Friday elected the new Chairman and President of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA).
African Maritime Administrations’ confab to create new opportunities
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has assured that the hosting of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) will boost Nigeria’s quest of emerging a hub of maritime destination for the West and Central African region.
Confusion over ownership of recovered $43 million
Hot potato best describes the situation regarding ownership of the $43.4m unveiled last Wednesday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), at the...