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NIMASA, Navy seal coastal security partnership deal in Abuja

NIMASA NAVY 22

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Navy have renewed the existing Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to protect and secure the nation’s maritime domain. This was recently achieved with the official signing ceremony of the MoU at the Naval Headquarters in Abuja. The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside and the Chief of Naval Staff, ...

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Hosting AMAA by NIMASA waste of resources as there is no hub to boost—BH Report

Imo Nimasa

Contrary to the claims of the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside that hosting of the Association of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA) 2017 conference will boost Nigeria’s quest of becoming maritime hub and destination for the West and Central African region, findings by Business Hilights Economic Research Team (BHERT) have proved otherwise. ...

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Remove abandoned ships, wrecks; NIMASA warns erring owners risk sanctions

Imo Nimasa

The Nigerian territorial waters, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has warned all owners of abandoned Ships/Vessels to urgently remove same from the Nigerian territorial waters on or before 28th of April 2017 or risk sanctions ranging from forfeiture or removal by the Agency at the owners expense. The Director General of the Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside who ...

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NIMASA’s DG skipped comments on the state of $5bn debt controversy on his arrival

Nimasa boss, Dakuku Peterside

After a critical look at his address at the recent World Press Conference recently held by the Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, it was discovered that he did not make explicit comment as to whether the matter had been rested or is still bugging the federal agency. Earlier on his arrival in ...

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NIMASA set to export Nigeria’s maritime potentials in Norway, DG claims

NIMASA Norway

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) would be showcasing the potentials of the Nigerian Maritime Sector at the Norway Shipping week that would hold later this year. The Director General of the Agency, Dr. Dakuku Peterside made this known when the Norwegian Deputy Minister of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Mr. Ronny Berg and the Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria ...

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NIMASA harps on ISPS Code, makes biometric ID Card compulsory for port users

NIMASA and UCCG

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency will not rest on its oars until the full implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code in Nigeria is attained. He made the assertion during the opening of the ISPS code Auditors’ Training conducted by the ...

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How NIMASA dodged addressing CVFF, most critical issue in maritime industry @ WPC

Imo Nimasa

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside Tuesday failed to give any meaningful reason causing the delay in the disbursement of the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF), at his World Press Conference (WPC) held in Lagos. Since last year, stakeholders had been looking onto the agency for the disbursement of the fund in ...

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More stakeholders intensify calls for the disbursement of Cabotage fund by NIMASA

Nimasa boss, Dakuku Peterside

Considering the observed silence by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) in the calls by shippers and other stakeholders to release the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) to address the problems of ship owners in the industry, some experts have called for the removal of the Director General. Last week Business Hilights reported the views of Mr. CA ...

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