Maritime Safety

December 02, 2019 - 12:57:34 am

 Petty Officer Michael Kelly, a rescue swimmer with the United States Coast Guard, has received the 2019 IMO Award for...

December 02, 2019 - 12:54:42 am

 Secretary General of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO); Mr Kitack Lim, has vowed that the organisation will continue...

December 02, 2019 - 12:52:35 am

 Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA); Hadiza Bala Usman, has inaugurated a detachment of the Nigerian Red Cross to...

December 02, 2019 - 12:51:30 am

The Transformation Branch of the Nigerian Navy has hosted the Fourth Quarter 2019 Armed Forces Transformation and Innovation...

December 02, 2019 - 12:50:30 am

European social partners for the maritime technology sector have once again called upon EU policy-makers to adopt a dedicated...

November 25, 2019 - 01:04:42 am

The Chief of the Naval Staff, Vice Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas has directed naval commands to ensure that recently arrested vessels are...

November 25, 2019 - 01:00:07 am

Frontline boat operator on the Lagos waterways, Texas Connections, has lamented poor state of jetties on the state waterways even...

November 25, 2019 - 12:59:18 am

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) says all boats operating on the state’s waterways are due for inspection in December...

November 25, 2019 - 12:58:13 am

  By  Dr  Dirk Siebels The Conversation is funded by the National Research Foundation, eight universities, including the Cape...

November 25, 2019 - 12:56:37 am

 By Yinka Ibukun West African states’ failure to coordinate their response to piracy off their coastline is the main reason...

November 18, 2019 - 12:47:42 am

By Modupe Oremule  “The battlefield is an unforgiving classroom. It is a theater where success and survival in real combat is...

November 18, 2019 - 12:45:01 am

 The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) is collaborating with the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) and...

November 18, 2019 - 12:43:58 am

At the opening ceremony of the international conference on “Sustainable Maritime Development Towards 2030 and Beyond” which held...

November 18, 2019 - 12:43:35 am

After concerning reports earlier in the year, the latest Seafarers Happiness Index report has shown a marked improvement in...

Assistant Director, Surveillance, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Captain David Oboma, who represented the Director General, NIMASA, and Group General Manager, Shipping, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mrs. Aisha Ahmadu Katagum during the 13th Oil Trade and Logistics (OTL) Conference in Lagos. 

November 04, 2019 - 01:23:24 am

 Determined to ensure accident free ride during this end of the year, the Lagos area office of National Inland Waterways...

November 04, 2019 - 01:22:48 am

 The Nigerian Navy operatives attached to the Forward Operating Base (FOB), on Thursday arrested five suspected pipeline vandals...

November 04, 2019 - 01:22:23 am

The failure of Leda Maersk’s crew to fully use electronic navigation aids was one of the factors that led to the containership’s...

November 04, 2019 - 01:17:02 am

A cyber attack on Asian ports could cost as much as $110 billion, or half the total global loss from natural catastrophes in 2018...

November 04, 2019 - 01:15:36 am

The Nigerian Navy (NNS) Jubilee in Ikot Abasi has handed over 28 vehicles allegedly used by suspects for various crimes to the...

Some of the vehicles that were burnt  at the NPA Lillypond Truck Park by hoodlums during a face-off with officials of the Lagos State Task force on environment last week 

October 28, 2019 - 02:08:20 am

 The Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), Vice Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas, has said that the Nigerian Navy partnership with its allies in the...

October 28, 2019 - 01:51:36 am

Few days after the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) reported an increase in piracy and maritime crimes on Lagos waters, the...

October 28, 2019 - 01:50:59 am

Armed perpetrators boarded a bulk carrier that was underway in the Singapore Strait on October 19, according to the regional...

October 28, 2019 - 01:46:33 am

India has decided to ban single-use plastics on ships sailing in its waters, effective immediately. According to the country’s...

October 28, 2019 - 01:46:23 am

Ships’ recycling activity has been the negative “star” of today’s shipping market, with tonnage sold for scrap failing to reach...

Cdr. Murtala Rogo, Base Operations Officer, Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Pathfinder, Port Harcourt, (R) handing over documents concerning the arrests of alleged impostors escorting oil vessel in Rivers to Assistant Commandant of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps in Rivers; Mr Abdullahi Umar on Friday

October 21, 2019 - 01:35:05 am

 European shipowners are extremely concerned about the escalating rate of piracy incidents and the continued levels of violence...

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