Maritime Safety

January 23, 2017 - 12:50:06 pm

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr Dakuku Peterside has said the Agency...

January 23, 2017 - 12:49:34 pm

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has welcomed the entry into force of new obligations under the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC...

January 16, 2017 - 11:41:02 am

Global maritime piracy watchdog; the International Maritime Bureau yesterday released its 2016 reports on global attacks.The IMB...

January 16, 2017 - 11:34:55 am

The Nigerian Navy on Friday handed over three suspected oil thieves and four tug boats to the Economic and Financial Crimes...

January 16, 2017 - 11:28:51 am

Including shipping in the European Union’s Emission Trading System (EU-ETS) could undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG...

January 09, 2017 - 11:24:13 am

Also, the Nigerian Navy (NN) has intensified its on-going clampdown on illegal crude oil thieves, illegal refineries and other...

January 09, 2017 - 11:23:31 am

The Rivers Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it will not succumb to any pressure to release...

January 09, 2017 - 11:19:03 am

With more and more ships navigating in polar waters, IMO has moved to address international concern about the protection of the...

The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside in a photograph with the United States Coast Guard team and some Management Staff of the agency during a pre-assessment visit of the team on port and terminal facilities in Nigeria on Friday.

December 19, 2016 - 11:19:32 am

The Director-General of the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mr Dakuku Peterside, on Friday said the...

December 19, 2016 - 11:06:52 am

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged Federal Government’s continued support to equip the military.He also urged the institution...

December 19, 2016 - 10:57:51 am

Three more foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during November 2016 after failing Port State Control (PSC)...

December 19, 2016 - 10:57:19 am

The Joint Military Force deployed to the Niger-Delta, Operation Delta Safe, says it has arrested two militants who are...

December 05, 2016 - 11:07:33 am

The Nigerian Navy  has reaffirmed its commitment to protect the nation’s maritime domain against piracy and other criminal...

December 05, 2016 - 11:07:00 am

The Federal Government has stepped up response against spillage in the marine sector, the Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina...

December 05, 2016 - 11:01:55 am

No fewer than 22 illegal refineries and oil wells have been destroyed by the Nigerian Navy in an operation in the Ogu Bolo area...

December 05, 2016 - 11:00:53 am

On November 25, 2016, the European Council extended Operation Atalanta’s mandate to deter, disrupt and repress acts of piracy off...

December 05, 2016 - 11:00:47 am

India’s revamped Merchant Shipping Bill 2016 is expected to simplify the law governing merchant shipping in India, while certain...

December 05, 2016 - 10:57:00 am

India’s revamped Merchant Shipping Bill 2016 is expected to simplify the law governing merchant shipping in India, while certain...

Master of the oil products tanker; Sampurna Swarajya; Captain Radhika Menon receiving the IMO Award For Exceptional Bravery At Sea 

November 28, 2016 - 01:23:16 pm

An unknown number of pirates armed with automatic weapons in a speed boat approached and fired at a tanker while it was some 61...

November 28, 2016 - 01:21:44 pm

The Association of Tourism Boat and Water Transporter Operators (ATBOWATN), has called on the Lagos State Government (LASG) to...

November 28, 2016 - 01:20:11 pm

The Master of an oil tanker who says she was “just doing her job” has received the highest IMO bravery recognition for saving the...

November 28, 2016 - 01:19:42 pm

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says it has destroyed another set of illegal oil barges in Rivers.Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa, NAF...

November 21, 2016 - 01:30:21 pm

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside has charged member...

November 21, 2016 - 01:25:37 pm

The Federal Ministry of Transportation is working toward domesticating international maritime convention to curb armed robbery...

November 21, 2016 - 12:09:26 pm

Gov. Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa has pledged support for the Nigerian Navy to tackle criminality in the state, especially on the...

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