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Maritime Industry Growth: Expert wants government to encourage indigenous operators before seeking foreign investors

Maritime Industry Growth: Expert wants government to encourage indigenous operators before seeking foreign investors

Mr Akin Olaniyan, the Chief Executive Officer of International Naval Surveys Bureau in Nigeria, has urged the government to first encourage indigenous operators in the maritime industry before looking out…

One ‘great thing’ seafarers do for the world

One ‘great thing’ seafarers do for the world

Emmanuel Popo serves humanity working as a seafarer, a job he has given his all, even to the point of denying loved ones time they need. But he is glad…

Technology is critical to grow maritime industry- Peterside

Technology is critical to grow maritime industry- Peterside

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)Dr. Dakuku Peterside has expressed the agency’s willingness to align itself with changes in technology, to grow…

UK Urged to Form New Free Trade Commission Due to Brexit

UK Urged to Form New Free Trade Commission Due to Brexit

(WMN)As the British people made a decision to leave the European Union, the UK should consider establishing a new Free Trade Commission in an effort to sign free trade…

Upgrade seafarers training institutions, expert tells FG

Upgrade seafarers training institutions, expert tells FG

On this ‘Day of the seafarer,’ Marine Engineer, Kuzi Onyibe, has called on the Federal Government to ensure that the nation’s institutions concerned with the training of seafarers…

‘Day of the Seafarer': Need to tackle security concerns in Gulf of Guinea

‘Day of the Seafarer': Need to tackle security concerns in Gulf of Guinea

As the world marks the ‘Day of the Seafarer’ on June 25, critical concerns of security breaches in the Gulf of Guinea cannot be wished away, but be…

Port Operations: FG positive SOPs, PSSP will promote transparency, efficiency, accountability

Port Operations: FG positive SOPs, PSSP will promote transparency, efficiency, accountability

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday described the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and the Port Service Support Portal (PSSP) as very significant to the development of the national economy because…

Nigerian Navy arrests owner of pirate mother ship

Nigerian Navy arrests owner of pirate mother ship

(WMN)The Nigerian Navy announced Friday that it has arrested the owner and the charterer of the mother ship used in the attack on the tanker Maximus off Ivory Coast…

NIMASA to partner training institutions for capacity building

NIMASA to partner training institutions for capacity building

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has expressed determination to partner training institutions to provide internationally recognised training in basic and advanced maritime courses for the sustainable development…

IMO Audit Team scores NIMASA high on human resource, tasks agency on systems development

IMO Audit Team scores NIMASA high on human resource, tasks agency on systems development

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has been scored high on its human resource, which has been adjudged competent and committed to duty. The appraisal came on Monday…