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12 Jan
The issue of Nigeria’s maritime sector, its huge but untapped potential, the factors that have militated against harnessing its potential for the country’s economic growth, and what is required to break the jinx, will remain on the front burner of national discourse in a long time.
12 Jan
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have agreed to strengthen cooperation in the efforts to tackle international drug smuggling through the seaports.
5 Jan
As 2022 begins, there are high expectations that the maritime sector would be prioritised and properly harnessed to drive the country’s economy and fund its budget.
5 Jan
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced a total digital manifest management regime for vessel calling at all Nigerian ports.
29 Dec
In my book, Harnessing Nigeria's Maritime Assets, I had the privilege of interviewing various stakeholders in the maritime industry ranging from past DGs of NIMASA
29 Dec
The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has said that the northern part of the country is lagging in the issue of the maritime industry
28 Dec
Shippers Association of Lagos (SAL) has expressed concern over scarcity of empty containers for bringing cargoes into the country.
27 Dec
Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has expressed concern over untapped water resources in the North.
24 Dec
In furtherance of efforts to mitigate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has renewed the revised Offshore Cargo Handling..
22 Dec
Insecurity, poor infrastructure, non-professionalism, politics and low local shipping capacity are obstacles hindering Nigeria from becoming a maritime nation.
17 Dec
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has berated the former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dakuku Peterside
17 Dec
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has sought partnership with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture to curb illegal, unreported and unregulated


3 hours ago
Four bombs ripped through minibuses and a mosque in Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least 12 people, officials said.
4 hours ago
The Defend Lagos Coalition, has declared support for Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, on the ban of commercial motorcycles, popularly known as Okada.
4 hours ago
The CBN says online media reports purporting the sacking of the bank’s governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, is untrue.
5 hours ago
Four governorship aspirants contesting for the ticket of the Lagos State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday withdrew from the race. Their withdrawal leaves two aspirants - Dr. Abdul-Lateef Olajide Adediran aka Jandor and Mr. Dacova Vaughan David Kolawole in the contest. Six aspirants were initially in the race to clinch the party's…
6 hours ago
Former Anambra State governor Peter Obi has resigned his membership of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Obi dumped the PDP days before the presidential primary elections of the party. He was one of the leading presidential aspirants of the PDP alongside former vice president Atiku Abubakar, former Senate president Bukola Saraki, Rivers State governor Nyesom…