Wednesday, 28th September 2022
Breaking News:


14 Jun 2017
The inadequate presence of the Nigerian Navy at the sea has elicited concerns from master mariners, who described this as inimical to seaborne trade and national security.
14 Jun 2017
Nigeria may have achieved about 80 per cent compliant to the International Ships and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code, with about 114 port facilities complied with the international convention.
23 May 2017
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.
23 May 2017
Whenever Nigerians start doing the same thing, be sure that there is money to be made in that enterprise. Many years ago, we had only three denomination of the church – Protestant, Catholic and African. In the last 25 years, the expansion of evangelical churches is truly phenomenal. There may be other reasons for this…
17 May 2017
Nigeria was a former member of the global maritime council before it lost the seat in 2011, and plans to resume its membership before this year runs out.
12 May 2017
The Court of Appeal in Lagos yesterday overturned the five-year jail term slammed on the former Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Raymond Temisan Omatseye.
11 May 2017
The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Thursday reversed the sentence on Raymond Omatseye, a former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) on allegations of N1.5 billion fraud.
6 May 2017
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.
1 May 2017
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...
27 Apr 2017
The Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) has urged the Federal Government to improve the nation’s security and make further attempts to get the economy out of recession.
26 Apr 2017
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.
22 Apr 2017
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).


15 mins ago
Organisers of the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF), the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), have assured that despite recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and harsh business environment...
16 mins ago
Ahead of Nigeria Pharma Manufacturing Expo (NPME) 2022, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (CEO), May & Baker, Patrick Ajah, yesterday, in Lagos, said the most populous black nation might begin local production of vaccines in 2024.
17 mins ago
It is now ten years since Nigeria lost Dr. Lateef Oladimeji Adegbite, former University of Lagos Law teacher who rose to become Attorney-General of the old Western State, Secretary-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs...
19 mins ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a survey has conducted by the We2Geda Foundation sampling registered voters to deepen conversation around the polls, candidate preferences and key socioeconomic dynamics.
22 mins ago
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan has convicted and sentenced 66 Internet fraudsters to various jail terms, ranging from two weeks, four months and six months of community service to ten months imprisonment.