Maritime Safety

November 05, 2018 - 02:54:42 am

The first nine months of 2018 has seen the number of pirate attacks on merchant vessels around the world rise from 121 to 156,...

November 05, 2018 - 02:53:12 am

More than a quarter of seafarers seeking crisis response are affected by piracy, according to data provided by Sailors’ Society....

November 05, 2018 - 02:46:35 am

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted an action plan which aims to enhance existing regulations and introduce...

The ill-fated Swiss-registered bulk carrier; MV Glarus aboard which12 crew were kidnapped in September  

October 29, 2018 - 02:24:35 am

Prosecutors have opened an investigation into the case of a Swiss-registered ship hijacked off the coast of Nigeria in September...

October 29, 2018 - 02:21:44 am

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has urged players in...

October 29, 2018 - 02:20:27 am

The Special Adviser to Benue Governor on Religious Affairs and Civil Society, Rev. Jacob Aernyi, has sympathised with the...

October 29, 2018 - 02:17:47 am

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has published a new set of toolkits for shippers and ports, to assess ways of...

October 29, 2018 - 02:16:17 am

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will today decide whether to ban the carriage of high-sulphur fuels, The Loadstar...

October 22, 2018 - 02:22:47 am

Asia’s piracy watchdog; ReCAAP has reported that a total of 64 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported...

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman (7th left), the Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command, Rear Admiral, Obed Habila Ngalabak, (8th left) and other top Management of NPA after a courtesy call to the Authority in the NPA Corporate Headquarters, Marina, Lagos, on Friday.

October 22, 2018 - 01:26:57 am

The Federal Government has raised alarm that the Nigerian maritime industry has come under siege from criminal elements who...

October 22, 2018 - 01:23:52 am

The management of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has reassured Nigerians of its resolve to ensure safe and...

October 22, 2018 - 01:18:32 am

The second wave of scrubber ordering has seen over 1,000 scrubber projects confirmed over the past six months, according to the...

October 22, 2018 - 01:16:39 am

There will be no shortage of jobs for seafarers, especially officers, in the next two decades, as a result of the introduction of...

October 15, 2018 - 01:47:50 am

Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Executive Secretary; Simbi Wabote has commissioned a new security...

October 15, 2018 - 01:44:29 am

A team of sailors, actors and biologists are on a five-month expedition across the Pacific Ocean to raise awareness on the...

October 15, 2018 - 01:43:02 am

 The Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)  has advised maritime stakeholders on the need to maintain and...

October 15, 2018 - 01:41:35 am

Abducted four members of a Joint Investigation Team probing the cause of an oil spill at Agip’s facility in Azuzuama, Southern...

October 15, 2018 - 01:40:28 am

The Nigerian Navy has cautioned prospective applicants for its 2018 Direct Short Service Commission, to be wary of activities of...

October 08, 2018 - 01:24:19 am

Few days after President Muhammadu Buhari named Senator Olorunimbe Mamora as the new Managing Director of the National Inland...

Suspected oil thieves that were arrested by the Navy last week for smuggling adulterated diesel and ‘black oil’ to unsuspecting consumers in Rivers state

October 08, 2018 - 01:21:51 am

 No fewer n 14 men have been arrested by the Nigerian Navy for smuggling adulterated diesel and ‘black oil’ to unsuspecting...

October 08, 2018 - 01:17:36 am

Director-General of the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside said on Wednesday that...

October 08, 2018 - 01:16:07 am

Containership fires and the increasing occurrence of mis -declared cargoes is a worrying trend for marine insurers,  as pointed...

October 08, 2018 - 01:14:39 am

Geneva, Oct. 2, 2018 (Reuters/NAN) Some 34 migrants have died in a shipwreck in the western Mediterranean, which 26 people...

October 08, 2018 - 01:13:06 am

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) will not delay implementing a reduction in the amount of sulphur in marine fuel in...

Some of the participants at the International Association of Ports and Harbour (IAPH) conference which held in Abuja last week.

September 24, 2018 - 01:11:57 am

A product tanker anchored in Conakry Anchorage, Guinea, was boarded by four armed robbers on September 17, 2018, IMB’s Piracy...

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