Editorial

June 24, 2019 - 02:16:27 am

When the 9th National Assembly was inaugurated recently, it signaled the commencement of 21st year of the Nigerian legislature...

June 17, 2019 - 01:44:57 am

Apparently because we are a maritime media group, we have devoted a lot of our editorial space to issues surrounding the...

June 10, 2019 - 12:42:14 am

On May 5, 2017, the eight Senate passed the controversial bill for establishment of Nigerian Maritime University at Okerenkoko in...

June 03, 2019 - 02:02:33 am

 We have been doing this every year since May 29, 1999, when General Abdusalam Abubakar handed over to Chief Olusegun Obasanjo,...

May 27, 2019 - 12:46:00 am

There was a time in history when Nigeria held the unenviable record of being the world’s largest importer of rice, accounting for...

May 20, 2019 - 12:58:04 am

Recent investigations carried out by our correspondents at two biggest vehicle terminals in Lagos; PTML Terminal and Five Star...

May 13, 2019 - 01:14:11 am

There are clear indications that the favourable appraisal that Nigeria enjoyed from the global piracy monitoring body; the...

May 06, 2019 - 01:03:14 am

According to the World Trade Organisation, the Single-Window System is a trade facilitation idea. As such, its implementation...

April 29, 2019 - 01:03:10 am

As leading maritime media organisation, we have used all our platforms to highlight the challenges that the Association of...

April 15, 2019 - 01:05:32 am

When it shouted recently about the predominance of mushroom maritime schools, it sounded like an attack on the nation’s maritime...

April 08, 2019 - 02:54:10 am

Apparently overwhelmed by tons of wastes in and around the port city of Apapa, the Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA)...

April 01, 2019 - 01:25:04 am

Nigerians, especially stakeholders in the nation’s maritime industry say it very loudly everywhere that Nigerian ports are the...

March 25, 2019 - 01:04:30 am

Dr Dakuku Peterside is the fourth Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). Since the...

March 18, 2019 - 12:58:33 am

Sometime last year, the Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA); Dr. DAkuku Peterside...

March 11, 2019 - 01:00:46 am

Since 1995, when the then-minister of transport, Major General Ibrahim Gumel (now deceased) supervised the liquidation of the...

March 04, 2019 - 12:25:29 am

Until the elections that brought in Capt Niyi Labinjo as the President of the Nigeria Shipowners Association (NISA) in 2014,...

February 25, 2019 - 12:01:06 am

Nigeria's natural endowment in inland water transport system stretches across more than10,000km of navigable waterways. This...

February 18, 2019 - 12:16:57 am

The current seemingly intractable crises which have engulfed the Association of Nigerian Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) did not...

February 11, 2019 - 12:08:12 pm

According to the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), not less than 10,908 vessels belonging to...

February 04, 2019 - 12:30:46 am

Like torrents, the clamour for a review of the National Automotive Policy is gathering momentum.  As if they were all waiting for...

January 28, 2019 - 12:13:05 am

There are four river ports in Nigeria, they are in Lokoja in Kogi State; Baro in Niger State; Onitsha in Anambra State and Oguta...

January 21, 2019 - 12:20:42 am

Last week, BIMCO;   the   global body of top players in shipping raised an alarm for what it called a spike in piracy in the Gulf...

January 14, 2019 - 12:16:26 am

 This year is unique, because it is an election year. It elicits anxiety as to what happens after the elections in February and...

December 17, 2018 - 02:18:28 am

We all had the premonition that 2018 would be though, but no one thought it would be as though as it turned out to be. As Nigeria...

December 10, 2018 - 03:49:51 am

Not too long ago, the Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA); Dr Dakuku Peterside...

Pages