Maritime Safety

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

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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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The Cross River Government is planning to demolish shanties along the waterways in Calabar to control flood and other...

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To assist shipping companies prepare for implementation of the UN IMO global sulphur cap for ships’ fuel oil, the International...

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Disturbed by the recurring attacks on vessels, theft of economic and natural resources at sea, proliferation of firearms and its...

Minister of Defence Brig Gen Dan Ali ( rtd ) in the middle flanked by senior military officers at the recent inauguration of new boats into the fleet of the Nigerian Navy for Niger Delta, West African patrol 

September 17, 2018 - 04:45:58 am

The Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Delta has rearrested and handed over a vessel (MV SKYE) laden with 524 metric tonnes of illegal...

Royal Marine Dom Mee

September 17, 2018 - 04:43:40 am

In 2009 oil tankers, container vessels and luxury liners sailing down the east coast of Africa were constantly vulnerable to...

September 17, 2018 - 04:38:06 am

The total number of incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asia during January-August 2018 increased by 5%...

September 10, 2018 - 04:30:18 am

The Minister of Defence, Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, on Monday said the Federal Government would continue to strengthen the...

September 10, 2018 - 04:28:06 am

The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) says that Lagos and other coastal cities globally that are less than one meter above...

September 10, 2018 - 04:26:06 am

In August 2017, the 2012 built supramax bulk carrier M/V CHESHIRE, en route from Norway to Thailand, fully loaded with cargo...

Officials Of The Lagos State Government Cleaning Up A Part Of  The Ibeshe Waterfront In Ikorodu, During  The Maiden Edition Of The Clean-Up Of Lagos Waterfront Last Week  

September 10, 2018 - 04:24:26 am

The Lagos State Commissioner for the Environment, Mr Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti, has urged the residents of the state to always...

The 6 suspected oil thieves who were arrested by the  Navy with 1.2m Litres Diesel suspected to have been stolen  from Lagos 

September 03, 2018 - 02:30:00 am

The Nigerian Navy in Lagos last week said it had arrested 26 vessels in the last 14 months for various offences within the...

September 03, 2018 - 02:27:42 am

The Nigerian Navy in Bonny, Rivers, says it seized about 1.22 million litres of adulterated diesel from six crewmen believed to...

September 03, 2018 - 02:25:27 am

The Panama-flagged tanker Pantelena, which went missing on August 14, has been found in the waters of Congo, the Georgian...

September 03, 2018 - 02:24:14 am

In April 2009, when Israeli based cargo ship MV Africa Star was attacked by nine pirates, the ship’s crew used   coils of barbed...

August 27, 2018 - 02:45:41 am

There have been no news yet about the chemical tanker vessel with 19 crew members on board, most of them Georgians, which went...

August 27, 2018 - 02:40:59 am

Carbon dioxide emissions from 22 top ocean container carriers, representing 85 percent of global containerized shipping,...

August 27, 2018 - 02:39:18 am

 The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan on Wednesday averred that the Joint Task Force, JTF, as well...

August 27, 2018 - 02:37:24 am

He has been described as Florida’s most renowned black pirate who used the island of Elliott Key, and other hiding places along...

Minister of Transportation; Mr Rotimi Amaechi (5th from left) with the members of the pilotage boards after their inauguration in Abuja last week. 

August 20, 2018 - 03:38:58 am

Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safely Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside last week disclosed that it...

August 20, 2018 - 03:31:47 am

In an effort to tackle emergencies on its waterways more efficiently, the Lagos State Government is to procure life-saving, quick...

August 20, 2018 - 03:28:09 am

The global maritime report on piracy has for the second time in 2018, placed the Gulf of Guinea (GoG) on the red spot. According...

August 20, 2018 - 03:23:41 am

Predictions about the billions of dollars that drone technology represents are as pervasive as they are extreme. Drone industry...

FREE AT LAST: Some of the 57 Ukrainian seafarers who recently regained their freedom after about on year of abandonment on different ships 

August 13, 2018 - 03:34:29 am

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) said it had commenced the installation of navigational aids on the nation’s...

August 13, 2018 - 03:32:22 am

The Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transportation of Nigeria (ATBOWATON), last week in Lagos said it had step up...

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