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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…

Ilaro Paramount Ruler tasks Federal Government on development of border communities

Ilaro Paramount Ruler tasks Federal Government on development of border communities

The Paramount Ruler of Ilaro, Oba Kehinde Gbadewole Olugbenle, the Ashade Agunloye 4 of Yewa Land, on Thursday called on the Federal Government to pay attention to, and develop border…

Class Society gears up for Subchapter M

Class Society gears up for Subchapter M

(MarEx)After almost 12 years since the US Congress first recommended that the towing industry improve safety, the final Subchapter M rule has been released. It will be formally published…

Customs seeks end to clashes between operatives and Ilaro border communities

Customs seeks end to clashes between operatives and Ilaro border communities

The Nigeria Customs Service on Thursday sought an end to the frequent clashes between its operatives in the course of duty, and members of its host communities in Ilaro, Ogun…

Shippers Association faults import policies over diversion of 70% cargo  from Nigeria

Shippers Association faults import policies over diversion of 70% cargo from Nigeria

The Shippers Association of Lagos State has blamed the diversion of over 70 per cent of cargo from Nigeria on import policies that have not favoured trade, President of the…

For The Records:  Some key nuggets of economic policy as Nigeria struggles to survive recession

For The Records: Some key nuggets of economic policy as Nigeria struggles to survive recession

By Olisa Agbakoba– I applaud the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria concerning the potentially transformational statement on the Foreign Exchange Policy. The impact of a single foreign…

LASWA to check operational deficiencies in Lagos jetties

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) said it has commenced an enforcement exercise to correct operational irregularities identified in some jetties within the state…

NIMASA assures NSDP cadets of sea time

NIMASA assures NSDP cadets of sea time

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured cadets of the Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) of the agency’s concluded…

Customs Zone ‘A’ directs commands to revisit bond seats in renewed efforts to improve revenue

Customs Zone ‘A’ directs commands to revisit bond seats in renewed efforts to improve revenue

The Nigeria Customs Service Zone ‘A’ has directed that all commands under it take a second look at their Command Bond Seat to get out every amount owed government over…

Onne Free Zone operations support local content initiative

Onne Free Zone operations support local content initiative

More Nigerians now drive the operations at the Onne Free Zone, as the zone complies with the local content initiative, thereby engaging more locals on the job. Facility Manager, Mr…