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Maritime Stakeholders should negotiate with AMCON to forestall foreclosure- Finance Expert, Dr Peterside

Dr Chamberlain Peterside, a Financial Expert, has urged maritime stakeholders to come together and aggressively negotiate with the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to forestall their foreclosure.

OMSL Secure Anchorage Contract has no Government Backing- Amaechi

The Federal Government never approved the establishment of the Secure Anchorage Area (SAA) contract run by Ocean Marine Security Limited (OMSL) with the Nigerian Navy in Lagos, Rt Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has said.

WISTA Nigeria Calls for Improved Safety Regulations Across Transport Modes

Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria has called for improved safety regulations […]

NPA boss seeks review of established systems to curb women molestation

Ms Hadiza Bala-Usman, Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), has called for review of established systems for checking molestation and other crimes against women in the maritime industry.

Saraki, Others urge victims of sexual harassment to speak out

The Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki, on Thursday urged victims of sexual harassment and exploitation to speak out as silence is no longer an option if they want to get justice.

BOAT MISHAPS: NIWA to deregister, prosecute erring operators

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has warned that it would henceforth deregister, withdraw the operational license(s) and prosecute any operator(s) whose actions are found to contravene provisions of its guidelines for water transportation, thereby causing boat accidents.

Review of Maritime Transport 2019 by UNCTAD

UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) expects international maritime trade to expand […]

BoI, NIWA Partner To Fund Boat Acquisition

Bank of Industry (BoI) and National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) are concluding plans to avail boat operators funds to build vessels that meet stipulated safety standards.

Saraki, Minister of State for Transportation to Flag Off Webinar on Enforcing Laws Against Sexual Abuse in the Maritime Industry

Senator Gbemisola Saraki, the Honourable Minister of State for Transportation will on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 10am deliver a keynote address and flag off a one day webinar on “Enforcing Policies and Legal Instruments Against Sexual Harassment & Exploitation in the Maritime Industry.”

Shippers’ Council Warns Port Terminals, Others Over Arbitrary Charges …orders immediate refund of transfer fees to consignees

The Nigerian Shippers’ Council has ordered shipping companies/agencies, seaport terminal operators and/or off-dock terminal operators to refund all transfer charges collected from consignees who never requested the transfer of their cargoes from seaport terminals to off-dock terminals from the 1st June 2020 to date.