Nigeria has lost its bid for election into Category ‘C’ of the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
Shipping Position Daily has been following proceeding keenly since morning and we can confirm that, Nigeria failed in its bid.
The new members of Category ‘C’ are: Bahamas, Belgium, Chile, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, Indonesia, Jamaica, Kenya, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, the Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey and Vanuatu.
Joining Nigeria as losers are: South Africa, Kuwait and Peru.The new entrants are: Vanatu, Qatar and Saudi Arabia
Winners in Category ‘A’ are: China, Greece, Italy, Japan, Norway, Panama, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States
Winners in Category ‘B’ are: Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Arab Emirates