Friday, 19th August 2022
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22 Mar 2017
Nigeria is on the verge of saving over $100 million yearly from the acquisition of the fifth largest modular floating dockyard in Africa being acquired by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).
22 Mar 2017
When the Federal Government introduced the ‘change’ mantra to the maritime sector, the first point of focus was the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), which was engulfed in series of corrupt practices before coming into power of this political dispensation.
21 Mar 2017
The absence of Justice Ayokunle Faji of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday stalled the trial of Maj.-Gen. Emmanuel Atewe and three others charged with N8.5 billion fraud.
14 Mar 2017
The Ship Owners Associstion of Nigeria (SOAN) has re-elected Greg Ogbeifun as the President for another term in office.
8 Mar 2017
More than any other state in the federation, the political intrigues that led to the unprecedented change of power in Aso Rock Villa, Nigeria’s seat of government on May 29, 2015, are taking their toll on Rivers State.
8 Mar 2017
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has declared that safety status of the Nigerian ports as improving, commending the level of compliance with International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.
8 Mar 2017
The House of Representatives Adhoc Committee on Review of Pump Price of Petrol last week, directed the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) and the Nigerian Maritime Administration...
8 Mar 2017
Major stakeholders in the maritime sector will today converge on Lagos to discuss salient issues around cargo handling and port charges.
1 Mar 2017
In a bid to continue to improve on its role as a global player in the comity of maritime nations, Nigeria would be hosting the 3rd Conference of the Association of Heads of African Maritime Administrations ......
25 Feb 2017
Justice Oguntoyibo said she was withdrawing from the case for personal reasons. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arraigned Adegboruwa May 12, 2016, for allegedly dealing in a seized property.
14 Feb 2017
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has restated its commitment to the establishment of the Maritime University against the speculations by the Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) that...
13 Feb 2017
Peterside disclosed this to newsmen on the sidelines of the visit of the acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo`s visit to Port Harcourt for the on-going dialogue with niger delta stakeholders.


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Mr Tony Ojukwu, SAN, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), has reiterated the commission’s commitment to promote and promote human rights of all persons living in Nigeria.
1 hour ago
Nearly half of cancers worldwide can be traced back to a known risk factor, primarily tobacco or alcohol, a huge global study found on Friday, which said that behavioural changes can help reduce the threat of disease.
1 hour ago
The World Health Organization said Friday that two existing treatments dramatically reduced deaths from Ebola and should be given to people of all ages suffering from the often-fatal haemorrhagic disease.
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The United Nations on Friday called for the safety of aid workers in Nigeria's volatile northeast where a jihadist conflict has killed 35 humanitarian staff in the past six years.
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Staff of the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) on Friday suspended their three- day warning strike following the intervention of the FCT Minister, Malam Mohmmed Bello, over their salary matters.