Maritime Safety

May 07, 2018 - 07:26:16 am

The Nigerian Navy says it has handed over 32 suspects with illegally refined Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) to the Area Commander,...

May 07, 2018 - 07:19:58 am

M/V “BLUE MOON I” – IMO 7396630 was detained in port of Sitia (Greece) on 22 February 2018. This is the third detention in the...

The hijacked Dutch-flagged ship; FWN Rapide

April 30, 2018 - 03:27:12 am

The eleven crew members that were taken hostage by pirates from FWN Rapide off Port Harcourt, Nigeria, on April 21, are alive and...

April 30, 2018 - 03:23:28 am

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has inaugurated Marine Litter Marshals to assist the agency in...

April 30, 2018 - 03:20:10 am

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers, Mr Christian Don-Pedro, has appealed to the states and the Federal...

April 30, 2018 - 03:08:33 am

Compt. Sarkin Kebbi, the Comptroller of Western Marine Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) in Lagos, said smuggling...

April 30, 2018 - 03:03:41 am

The Lagos State Government says it will procure seven world class standard ferries to ply the already identified navigable and...

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (middle), the Chairman of Honeywell Group, Dr. Oba Otudeko and a Director at the Honeywell Group, General Garuba Duba (rtd) when the Executives of Honeywell Group paid a courtesy visit on the MD recently  at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina, Lagos. 

April 23, 2018 - 06:51:45 am

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency has advised masters and crew members in vessels entering the Nigerian...

April 23, 2018 - 06:44:12 am

Following recent piracy attack on a Ghanaian fishing vessel, Marine 711, and the subsequent kidnapping of five sailors who were...

April 23, 2018 - 06:41:42 am

Today, 28 of the 100 world’s largest ports in terms of total cargo volume handled offer incentives for environmentally-friendly...

April 23, 2018 - 06:40:19 am

 By Abhishek Mishra  The kidnapping of three Indians after their ship was hijacked by pirates off the coast of Nigeria is a...

L-R: NPA Executive Directors, Engineering & Technical Services, Prof Idris Abubakar  and Finance &Administration, Mohammed Bello-Koko, the General Manager, Finance, Sunny Aniobi and the General Manager, Health, Safety and Environment, Ahmed Yusuf explaining the importance of the Fire Drill to the workforce of the Organization at the NPA Corporate Headquarters in Marina Lagos 

April 16, 2018 - 06:21:11 am

A bulk carrier was chased down and boarded by pirates off Brass, Nigeria on April 7, 2018. The bulk carrier was sailing around 41...

April 16, 2018 - 06:16:15 am

A surge in armed attacks against ships around West Africa is pushing up global levels of piracy and armed robbery at sea,...

April 16, 2018 - 06:13:48 am

Two countries are yet to give their nod to the adoption of the draft text of Initial IMO Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction...

April 16, 2018 - 06:08:49 am

The preparedness of the Fire Service Department of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has been greatly enhanced with the...

April 16, 2018 - 05:58:11 am

The National Chief Commodore of Sea Scouts, Mr Lanre Ibrahim, has assured commuters plying the waterways of adequate security and...

April 09, 2018 - 07:40:28 am

The Lagos Maritime Security Zone of the Port Facility Security Officers (PFSO) forum has proposed a regional maritime security...

Members of the Nigerian navy during the recent joint exercise with their Canadian Navy counterpart 

April 09, 2018 - 06:55:21 am

 The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) DELTA has handed over two impounded ocean-going vessels to the officials of the Economic and...

April 09, 2018 - 06:42:41 am

By Anna Cunningham   The warm waters of the Gulf of Guinea beyond the bustling navy dockyard in southern Lagos, Nigeria, can be...

April 09, 2018 - 06:37:36 am

Germany has handed over maritime security equipment to the Multi-national Maritime Coordination Centre (MMCC) in Accra, Ghana to...

April 09, 2018 - 06:36:31 am

Governments will have to compromise to enable the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to set an ambitious strategy for the...

The Nigerian Navy, participating in operation Obangame in a bid to secure the nation’s maritime domain last week

March 26, 2018 - 05:07:05 am

The Nigerian Navy yesterday deployed four warships and two helicopters in a joint multinational maritime exercise codenamed “...

March 26, 2018 - 05:02:48 am

The Nigerian Navy says it would provide additional training to officers and ratings as part of measures to stop illegalities on...

March 26, 2018 - 05:01:29 am

The British Government on Thursday warned that the amount of plastic in the world’s oceans is expected to triple within a decade...

March 26, 2018 - 04:59:47 am

Europe’s top shipping nations have been identified as one of the worst performers in International Maritime Organization’s (IMO)...

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