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June 2019

Video Reports

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Maritime Safety

 Former Head of State; General Abdulsalam Abubakar  (R), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and others at the commissioning  of African Circle Pollution Management limited Port Harcourt Dockyard Waste Management Plant last weekend  

L-R: The Admiral Superintendent Naval Ordinance Depot, Rear Adm. Abdul Adamu and the representative of the Chief of Naval Staff, the Director of Arms, Naval Headquarters, Rear Adm. Danjuma Dongoyaro commencing the  destruction of the weapons at the depot in Navy Town, Lagos 


A 40ft container that collapsed on top of two imported used Toyota Corrolla at Tin Can Island port last week.

A dilapidated spot at Trinity bus stop along Apapa Oshodi expressway

Oil & Gas

Non-Executive Director, Eterna Plc, Mrs Afolake Lawal (left); Non-Executive Director, Ibrahim Boyi; MD/CEO, Muhmud Tukur; and chairman, Lamis Shehu Dikko, at the 26th yearly general meeting of the company in Lagos 

  Some drums containing illegally refined diesel discovered during a raid last week by the Police on Mason community, Warri South Local Government Area of Delta.

Coast To Coast

Maritime Education

Managing Director of The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman with the High Commissioner of Namibia to Nigeria; Ambassador Mr. Humphrey Desmond! Geiseb during  a working visit to the Corporate Head Quarters of NPA in Marina Lagos last week.  

From Left: Head, Marine Environment Management Department of NIMASA, Dr. Felicia Mogo, Executive Director (ED) , Maritime Labour & Cabotage Services, Nigerian Maritime Administration & Safety Agency (NIMASA) Ahmed Gambo, and the Director General (DG), Dr Dakuku Peterside during a meeting with media executives, in Lagos, last week. 

L-R:  General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority(LASTMA), Mr Musa Olawale, Traffic Manager, Lagos Port Complex Apapa, Mr Oginni Victor, Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council(NSC), Mr Hassan Bello, Vice Chairman, Presidential Task Team on Restoration of Law and Order in Apapa, Mr Kayode Opeifa, Commissioner of Police, Presidential Task Team, Hakeem Odumosu, during a press briefing Presidential Task Team last week in Apapa, Lagos.