NIWA Decries Increased Boats’ Mishaps, Threatens Punitive Measures

NIWA Decries Increased Boats’ Mishaps, Threatens Punitive Measures

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has decried the increase in boats’ mishaps within the nation’s waterways, leading to loss of innocent lives.  NIWA’s Managing Director, Dr George Moghalu, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria...
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NIMASA Harps On Marine Pollution Prevention  

NIMASA Harps On Marine Pollution Prevention  

Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Dr Bashir Jamoh has restated the Agency’s commitment to ensuring effective pollution prevention and control in the Nigerian Maritime domain in order to continue to create an enabli...
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Heirs Oil & Gas Reiterates Global ESG Best Practices Commitment

Heirs Oil & Gas Reiterates Global ESG Best Practices Commitment

Heirs Oil & Gas, Africa’s integrated energy company has reaffirmed its commitment to both national and global environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG) best practices in view of its upcoming operational 1-year anniversary. &n...
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Six Ships Waiting To Berth, 16 Others To Arrive Lagos Ports Before June 5

Six Ships Waiting To Berth, 16 Others To Arrive Lagos Ports Before June 5

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Monday said six ships that have arrived at Laos ports are waiting to berth with petrol, bulk sugar and soya bean meal.  NPA, in its Daily Shipping Position, said that another 25 ships at...
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Jamoh: Vanguard Award Challenges Me To Work Harder For Nigeria, Humanity 

Jamoh: Vanguard Award Challenges Me To Work Harder For Nigeria, Humanity 

Dr Bashir Jamoh, Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has described the Public Sector Maritime Icon Award given to him by Vanguard Newspaper as a challenge to selflessly work harder in the interest of Nigeria and...
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Photo News

Photo News

Photo News: Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA. Dr. Bashir Jamoh (middle); Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko (right) and Executive Director, Finance and Administration, NIMASA, C...
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FG Tasks States On Inland Water Transportation

FG Tasks States On Inland Water Transportation

Federal Ministry of Transportation on Thursday charged states across the nation to key into developments of inland water transportation.  Dr. Ajani Magdalene Nwanwuche, the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transportation, gave the charge at the 9t...
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Obaseki: Benin River Port’ll Enhance Economic Diversification, Boost Agric Export, Others

Obaseki: Benin River Port’ll Enhance Economic Diversification, Boost Agric Export, Others

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the development of the Benin River Port will guarantee the diversification of the nation’s economy from oil into the non-oil sector such as agriculture and agro-allied businesses, placing the country on...
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NIWA Targets Two Million Container Movements Through Inland Waterways

NIWA Targets Two Million Container Movements Through Inland Waterways

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Wednesday projected the movement of no less than two million containers through the Nigerian inland waterways annually by 2025.   The Managing Director of NIWA, Dr George Moghalu, said this while...
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Ministry Implores Maritime Women Practitioners On Collaboration

Ministry Implores Maritime Women Practitioners On Collaboration

Dr Magdalene Ajani, the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Transportation, on Wednesday urged maritime women practitioners on the need for collaboration to achieve maritime safety, security and build capacity. Ajani made the call at the Women’s Interna...
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Samsung Secures Order For 11 New LNG Carriers

Samsung Secures Order For 11 New LNG Carriers

South Korean shipbuilders Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering and Samsung Heavy Industries have won orders for a total of seven new LNG carriers.   On 17 May, KSOE said it won a $910 million (1.17 trillion KRW) order to construct...
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NPA May Revoke Concession Agreement  

NPA May Revoke Concession Agreement  

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has disclosed that five terminal operators are being monitored to ensure they do the right things as regards their commitment and obligations as agreed under the Port Concession agreement.    Speaking at an interact...
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NPA Partners NLNG On Vessel Traffic Services

NPA Partners NLNG On Vessel Traffic Services

By  ebosele@hotmail.com The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is working closely with the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) to deploy Vessel Traffic Services (VTS) in Bonny.    Already, arrangements are being put in place for survey as part...
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NPA Boss: Automation Backbone Of Port Efficiency 

NPA Boss: Automation Backbone Of Port Efficiency 

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mr Mohammed Bello-Koko, at the weekend identified automation as the backbone of ports efficiency.  Bello-Koko who said this at a media chat with maritime journalists in Lagos noted that modern ports w...
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