Home / Tag Archives: Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)

Tag Archives: Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)

Finally, NISA joins SOAN to worry NIMASA on $100m CVFF disbursement

NISA Umar

The President of Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA), Aminu Umar, who recently passed a vote of confidence on the Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for his ...

Read More »

Shipping stakeholders’ cite failures, demand sack of NIMASA DG

President of SOAN, Greg Ogbeifun

Considering the recent failure of Nigeria in winning a Council seat at the International Maritime organization (IMO) election in London where Nigeria went with over bloated delegation of 40 people, ...

Read More »

Why NASS nailed coffin of Amaechi’s $195m Israeli waterways protection deal

Amaechi R

More facts have emerged on why the House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions has urged the presidency and other parties involved in the planned $195million concession of nation’s waterways ...

Read More »

CILT decries NIMASA’s handling of Cabotage regime, opens up on Expo 2018

Nimasa boss, Dakuku Peterside

The National President of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), Mr. Ibrahim Abubakar Jibril has decried the unexplainable reasons behind the withholding of Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) by ...

Read More »

NIMASA yet to fund new NSDP trainees as UK Varsity graduates 59 Nigerian Cadets

NIMASA NSDP graduates

Though another set of 59 Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) trainees have graduated from the Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, there are indications that the statutory capacity building initiative ...

Read More »

Industry experts worried on sustaining NSDP training by NIMASA

Nimasa boss, Dakuku Peterside

There are strong indications that the Nigerian maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), whose primary statutory function is to develop the Nigerian maritime sector is no more sponsoring the Nigerian ...

Read More »

Why Nigeria lost election into IMO Council in London

NIMASA IMO Summit

More details have emerged on why Nigeria lost out in the recently conducted elections into the International Maritime Organization (IMO) category C Council seat. The worst is that the lost ...

Read More »

Why FG exported $195m maritime security job to Israel

Amaechi R

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi has explained the nature of the maritime security and surveillance agreement sealed with an unnamed Israeli firm. In an interview in Lagos, he said ...

Read More »

More trouble for Akpobolokemi as his No Case Submission fails

Pat NIMASA

Former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Patrick Akpobolokemi, on Monday, lost out in his bid to use a no case submission to escape the ...

Read More »

No indicator of progress in maritime industry since 2015—Akabogu

Nimasa boss, Dakuku Peterside

Leading maritime lawyer and Principal Partner, Akabogu & Associates, Mr. Emeka Akabogu has weighed developments in the nation’s maritime industry in the last two year and described activities as flat-footed. ...

Read More »