New IMO rule to cost shippers $60billion yearly
There are indications that the new rules by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) would cost shipping firms additional $60 billion yearly, as the industry tilts towards cleaner fuel for water transport.
NEMA urges riverine communities in Imo to relocate
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has advised people living closer to Oguta Lake, and tributaries of River Niger to be ready to relocate to safer areas.
Container weighing services debut in Nigeria
In accordance with the International Maritime Organization’s Safety Of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Regulations, APM Terminals Apapa Limited and West Africa Container Terminal have put in place controls to ensure containers loaded with a shipping line for export has a valid Verified Gross Mass (VGM).
Nigeria seeks greater collaboration with IMO
The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has expressed Nigeria’s commitment to greater collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to develop the maritime industry.
End of road for suspected criminals in Imo
It was an end of road for suspected criminals in Imo, as officers of the state Police Command arrested a three -man gang of notorious armed robbers, who had been terrorising their victims in various parts of the state.
NIMASA seeks support for IMO’s audit scheme for Nigeria
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has pledged its support for the International Maritime Organisation Member State Audit Scheme (IMSAS) for Nigeria.
Police demolish alleged kidnappers’ houses in Imo
Following the rising cases of kidnapping from across the nation, the Imo State Police Command, in partnership with the state government, has demolished houses belonging to two alleged kidnap kingpins.
Strike: Imo may apply no work, no pay policy
Rochas Okorocha, has warned that the state government would not take it kindly with those enforcing what it called 'factional strike'
My mission is to capture Anambra and Imo for PDP says Umahi
The National Vice Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Southeast, Chief Austin Umahi yesterday said that one of his missions is to capture Anambra and Imo states and deliver them for the PDP.