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4 steps ports can take to handle big ships

4 steps ports can take to handle big ships

Dive Brief: •The International Transport Forum (ITF) at the Organization for Economic Development last week published a report outlining four steps ports can take to reap the benefits of 22…

#OnePlanet: 35 States pen declaration on cutting shipping’s CO2 footprint

#OnePlanet: 35 States pen declaration on cutting shipping’s CO2 footprint

The international maritime transport industry has to take urgent measures in order to cut its share of emissions, a declaration signed in Paris within the framework of the “One Planet…

Ambode: Apapa Ports not designed originally for haulage trucks

Ambode: Apapa Ports not designed originally for haulage trucks

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday expressed concern over the Apapa gridlock and said that the only solution was for the seaports to be linked with rails…

NPA vaccinates employees against meningitis

NPA vaccinates employees against meningitis

The Management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has embarked on a programme for the vaccination of its employees against Meningitis, in its commitment to achieving and sustaining a healthy workforce…

FG plans alternatives before demolition of Lagos bridges for rail project

FG plans alternatives before demolition of Lagos bridges for rail project

Substitute provisions would be made ahead of the proposed demolition of the Jibowu and the Costain bridges in Lagos, as the Federal Government constructs the Lagos-Ibadan rail lines. The…

NIMASA prepares 289 cadets for seatime training overseas

NIMASA prepares 289 cadets for seatime training overseas

A total of 289 cadets will be going the United Kingdom, and Egypt for their seatime training , according to the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA). Director General of…

No recruitment exercise ongoing at NPA—Management

No recruitment exercise ongoing at NPA—Management

The Nigerian Ports Authority(NPA) has said that it is not recruiting personnel, contrary to publication in some section of the media. A statement in Lagos by the General Manager…

NPA commissions 24-hr Port Workers Canteen to support ease of doing business

NPA commissions 24-hr Port Workers Canteen to support ease of doing business

The Management of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has commissioned a twenty-four hour Port Workers Canteen at the premier Port, the Apapa Port Complex, in a bid to further consolidate…

Rivers State: Police/SARS deserve support- Dakuku Peterside

Rivers State: Police/SARS deserve support- Dakuku Peterside

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has called for support for the Special Anti-Robbery Squad and of the Nigerian Police…

Nigeria begins early preparation for 2019 IMO Council election

Nigeria begins early preparation for 2019 IMO Council election

…As Dakuku vows on collaborative effort to tackle piracy in GoG …Italy Leads G7++ Friends of Gulf Of Guinea to Lagos …NIMASA, Navy efforts with technology is…