International Maritime Organisation

International Maritime Politics: Africa wants greater representation on IMO Council

International Maritime Politics: Africa wants greater representation on IMO Council

… Seeks MoU on Capacity Building The Chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has called for increased representation of the continent on the International Maritime…

IMO: AAMA Chairman, Dakuku Peterside meets African Representatives

IMO: AAMA Chairman, Dakuku Peterside meets African Representatives

…Pledges better share of global maritime trade for Africa. The Chairman of Association of African Maritime Administration ( AAMA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has charged African stakeholders in the maritime sector to…

DG NIMASA underscores importance of maritime transport policy to national economic growth

DG NIMASA underscores importance of maritime transport policy to national economic growth

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that Nigeria is in dire need of a Maritime Transport policy which will…

IMO adopts safety amendments for passenger ships

IMO adopts safety amendments for passenger ships

IMO’s Marine Safety Committee (MSC) has adopted revised safety requirements for passenger vessels in the event of flooding caused by an incident. The revisions to the International Convention for…

Nigeria to return to International Maritime Organisation Council – APR

Nigeria to return to International Maritime Organisation Council – APR

Nigeria’s chances of returning to the council of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), has greatly improved with the recent efforts of the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration led…

Hosting African Maritime Administrations will boost Nigeria’s maritime hub status – Peterside

Hosting African Maritime Administrations will boost Nigeria’s maritime hub status – Peterside

…Conference to Create opportunities for economy growth The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has said that the hosting of the Association…

Buhari to meet African Maritime Administrators as NIMASA sets to host AAMA

Buhari to meet African Maritime Administrators as NIMASA sets to host AAMA

President Mummadu Buhari will on April 20 meet a body of African Maritime leaders under the aegis of Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) from across the continent to brainstorm…

IMO cautions against extending EU-ETS to shipping

IMO cautions against extending EU-ETS to shipping

Including shipping in the European Union’s Emission Trading System (EU-ETS) could undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from shipping on a global basis, International Maritime Organization…

FG congratulates IMSO Chair, Bala

FG congratulates IMSO Chair, Bala

The Federal Government has congratulated Mr Dikko Tahir Bala, the Nigeria’s Alternate Permanent Representative (ARP) to the International Maritime Organisation (IMO),over his election as the Chairman of…

IMO commends Nigeria on ISPS Code compliance

IMO commends Nigeria on ISPS Code compliance

The International Maritime Organisation(IMO) has commended NIMASA’s efforts at ensuring that Nigeria complies with the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security(ISPS) Code. Speaking at…