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.  

June 24, 2019 - 03:12:06 am

 The Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has said that it spends over $28,000 training one seafarer abroad...

June 24, 2019 - 03:05:39 am

 Creating job potential by increasing the number of seafarers will be one of the priority areas for the Shipping Ministry, said...

June 24, 2019 - 03:04:16 am

 The Regional Maritime University (RMU) of Ghana has conferred an honorary Doctorate Degree on His Excellency, President Julius...

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. 

June 17, 2019 - 02:20:43 am

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), the umbrella body of youths in the Niger Delta has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari for failing...

June 17, 2019 - 02:15:44 am

The Nigerian Merchant Navy Officers and Water Transport Senior Staff Association has alleged that Nigeria’s foremost maritime...

June 17, 2019 - 02:13:26 am

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has screened out applicants who failed to meet the requisite qualifications for its recruitment...

June 17, 2019 - 02:10:04 am

In a year when promoting and empowering women is a dominant theme throughout the maritime community, IMO hosted a special event...

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.

June 10, 2019 - 01:24:56 am

Few days after President Muhammad Buhari declined assent to the Nigerian Maritime University Bill, a frontline maritime lawyer;...

June 10, 2019 - 01:20:43 am

 The European Union (EU) has warned the Philippines on the “pressing issue” that Filipino mariners are facing as an offshoot of...

June 10, 2019 - 01:11:20 am

The leadership of the Nigerian Maritime Society in Diaspora ( NIMSID ) has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to use the...

Olumuyiwa Akande, Corporate Affairs Manager, SIFAX Group (Middle) and Mrs. Kehinde Odunaiya, Assistant Manager, Human Resources, SIFAX Off Dock Nigeria Limited, cutting the cake to celebrate children’s day organized by SIFAX Group at the Ports & Cargo Terminal, last week. 

June 03, 2019 - 01:38:48 am

The Nigerian Navy has inaugurated the Admiralty University of Nigeria (ADUN), Ibusa, Delta State. The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice...

June 03, 2019 - 01:35:35 am

 House of Representatives member-elect 2019 and two-time   member of the Lagos House of Assembly, Mufutau Egberongbe has joined...

June 03, 2019 - 01:27:25 am

Experts in the maritime sector have expressed mixed reactions on the Federal Government’s decision to suspend the National...

June 03, 2019 - 01:25:11 am

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has launched a pilot project on digital certificates for seafarers. The project, according to...

May 27, 2019 - 02:15:49 am

 The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has said that 16 education service providers and 100...

May 27, 2019 - 02:09:03 am

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) says it has trained more than 200 youths toward building their capacity to embark on...

May 27, 2019 - 02:08:46 am

The federal government has stopped the National Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP) for the training of cadets abroad, which...

Top management staff of the Nigerian Ports Authority with the leadership of truck owners associations at the recent flag off of the LilyPond Truck/ Trailer Park 

May 20, 2019 - 01:45:01 am

South African flagged ships and about 5 000 South African seafarers trained in this country face being struck off the...

May 20, 2019 - 01:41:50 am

The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has said that it would ban freight forwarders and custom...

May 20, 2019 - 01:35:40 am

The Federal Government has trained another batch of 154 youths and women on poultry and fish farming as well as 47 others on...

Some of the participants at the Empowerment Training Programme in Boat Operation and Fishing for the unemployed youths and women organised by Federal College of Fisheries and Marine Technology last week, in Lagos.

May 13, 2019 - 01:54:13 am

The Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents (ANLCA) says it has entered into a partnership with frontline maritime lawyer...

May 13, 2019 - 01:43:19 am

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has charged management of Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) in Oron Akwa Ibom...

May 13, 2019 - 01:40:10 am

 South African flagged ships and about 5 000 South African seafarers trained in this country face being struck off the...

L-R. Mr. Raph Agbogu, representative of the Managing Director of ICNL, Mr. Lawal Abiodun, Chier Executive Officer (CEO) PortBizness Communications, Mr. James Shodiya and others at the 2019 Nigeria Auto-Marine Conference & Exhibition held in Lagos last week.

May 06, 2019 - 01:59:39 am

 After going ahead to set up a merchant marine training academy called; Mid Maritime Academy, the Merchant Navy Directorate has...

May 06, 2019 - 01:55:03 am

 The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms.Hadiza Bala-Usman, has commended Tin Can Island Container Terminal (...

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