maritime industry

NPA Board Chairman encourages women maritime professionals on nation-building

NPA Board Chairman encourages women maritime professionals on nation-building

The Chairman of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye, has charged participants at the on-going conference of professional Women in the Maritime and Port sector of West…

Nigeria to showcase maritime potentials in Norway

Nigeria to showcase maritime potentials in Norway

…As Norwegian Deputy Minister of Trade, Industry and Fisheries visits NIMASA. Increasing the efforts to attract foreign investors to tap into opportunities in Nigeria’s maritime industry, the Nigerian Maritime…

Maritime Editors to hold one day lecture on country’s economy

Maritime Editors to hold one day lecture on country’s economy

A one-day lecture on ‘How to Improve Maritime and Allied Industry Revenue in a Depressed Economy’ is to be held Thursday, this week, in Apapa, Lagos. The programme which…

NISFCOE Communique: Stakeholders recommend institutionalisation of programme among others

NISFCOE Communique: Stakeholders recommend institutionalisation of programme among others

PREAMBLE The maiden edition of the Nigerian Ship Finance Conference and Exhibition (NISFCOE), which the organisers have promised would be an annual event, held at the Grand Ball Room, Eko…

RMT to fight decline in UK Seafarer numbers

RMT to fight decline in UK Seafarer numbers

UK’s National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) has launched a campaign to fight the decline in the number of seafarers in the country. The campaign, SOS…

IMO upholds stakeholder communication to tackle industry challenges

IMO upholds stakeholder communication to tackle industry challenges

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Secretary General, Kitack Lim has stressed the need for enhanced communication, particularly between stakeholders, noting that improved communication, backed by comprehensive but simplified regulatory framework…

NIMASA and global slowdown in the maritime industry

NIMASA and global slowdown in the maritime industry

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, could pass for the description ‘the man who saw tomorrow.’ When he was appointed, without…

Maritime stakeholders want efficient port system as new NPA management takes off

Maritime stakeholders want efficient port system as new NPA management takes off

Stakeholders in the Nigerian maritime industry want a more efficient port system to drive trade satisfactorily. For them, the resumption today of a new management at the Nigerian Ports Authority…