Monthly Archives: September 2017

Two sailors die after evacuation from Bulker

Two sailors die after evacuation from Bulker

Two seafarers died after they were evacuated from bulk carrier Agios Fanourios off the coast of Transkei, South Africa’s National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) said. NSRI East London received…

Customs to subject all containers arriving Nigerian Ports to 100% examination

Customs to subject all containers arriving Nigerian Ports to 100% examination

… Confirms 2671 assault rifles so far intercepted in 2017 Henceforth, all containers arriving through the nation’s seaports will be subjected to 100 per cent physical examination by the Nigeria…

NPA Management takes over ownership of Agura Hotels

NPA Management takes over ownership of Agura Hotels

The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has finally taken over the ownership of Agura Hotels, Abuja after a legal judgment was given in favour of the NPA against…

Five abducted from merchant vessel in Nigeria

Five abducted from merchant vessel in Nigeria

Five persons have been abducted from a merchant vessel in the vicinity of Parrot Island, Calabar, Nigeria, the UK-based security brokerage Asket said. The incident occurred in the evening…

Africa is the next maritime investment haven, says DG NIMASA

Africa is the next maritime investment haven, says DG NIMASA

…Charges African Countries to Develop Maritime Infrastructure The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that with the potentials of the…

Illegal Arms Importation: Tin Can Customs seizes 475 more Arms from importer of 1,100 Assault Rifles

Illegal Arms Importation: Tin Can Customs seizes 475 more Arms from importer of 1,100 Assault Rifles

…As CGC Ali announces seizure of 283 exotic cars, recovers 18 cars from Abuja importer The Tin Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Lagos has uncovered more arms…

“I will stick to government regulations to discharge my duties” – MD NPA

“I will stick to government regulations to discharge my duties” – MD NPA

The Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman of the Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) has declared that she would continue to stick to laid down regulations and adhere to government policies in…

FG commends NIMASA for revenue performance

FG commends NIMASA for revenue performance

…Finance Minister, AGF Acknowledges Agency’s Increased Contribution to CRF The Federal Government through the Ministry of Finance and the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation has commended…

NPA concerned about safety, security on Nigeria’s territorial waters

NPA concerned about safety, security on Nigeria’s territorial waters

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has reiterated Management concern over the safety and security of operations and activities on the nation’s territorial…

HURILAWS threatens legal action against FG over appointments at NNPC

HURILAWS threatens legal action against FG over appointments at NNPC

The Human Rights Law Service (HURILAWS) has threatened to institute legal proceedings against the Federal Government if it fails to adjust the composition of appointments of members of the Board…