‘Cabotage law review passes first reading’
The House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration has disclosed that the Coastal and Inland Shipping Act Amendment Bill has gone through first reading.
Diri outlines NIMASA’s potentials to growth of Bayelsa economy
Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri, has said his administration cherishes its relationship with the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), as the maritime sector possesses great potential
Nigeria loses N2tr yearly to foreign shipping lines
With abundant crude oil resources, Nigeria’s shipping firms are waiting endlessly to enjoy the goodies of crude oil freight arrangement, which has hitherto favoured their foreign counterparts...
Author launches foundation for sexually-abused children
To protect children from sexual abuse and to attend to those already abused, a non-governmental organisation, Smile and Shine Children’s Foundation will be unveiled on November 14.
Maritime can lead Nigeria out of oil-dependency, says NIMASA
As the use of fossil fuel continues to be substituted for eco-friendly energy, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has assured that the maritime sector offers Nigeria a bounteous substitute in the country’s economic diversification drive.
NIMASA raises hope on new national shipping line
A strong and sustainable national shipping line is emerging, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has said. The Director-General, Bashir Jamoh, who spoke in Lagos while receiving members of the National Fleet Implementation Committee who paid him a courtesy visit at the agency’s headquarters, stressed the need for a national carrier owing to…
Belgium explores areas of economic cooperation with Nigeria
The Belgian Embassy is currently exploring new areas of cooperation, to expand the existing bilateral relations between the European country and Nigeria.
90% of port transactions will be done online by March 2021, says Bello
The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Hassan Bello, in this interview with SULAIMON SALAU and ADAKU ONYENUCHEYA, highlights the lessons from COVID-19 and how seaports are positioned for better efficiency in post pandemic era. How much has coronavirus pandemic affected Nigerian port operations and what lessons have we learnt? We are still gathering the…
NIMASA partners BPSR on change initiatives
The Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Bashir Jamoh has emphasized the importance of efficient and effective Public Service to Nigeria’s economic prosperity.