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Maritime Academy Of Nigeria Now Repositioned To Cater For Industry Needs Rector Says As He Clocks Three Years In Office

The Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) has been effectively repositioned to provide quality professional training for the maritime industry even as 8000 professionals, already deployed to the sector were trained by the Institute in the last three years, the Rector, Commodore Duja Effedua (Rtd) has said.

SIFAX Group donates computers, fans to Apapa General Hospital

SIFAX Group, a group of companies with investment in Maritime, Aviation, Oil & Gas, Haulage & Logistics, Financial Services and Hospitality, has donated some items to the Apapa General Hospital.

Jamoh: Inter-agency Collaboration will boost Maritime Security

Intensifying the quest for cooperation among relevant government agencies in a bid to secure Nigeria’s maritime domain, the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has visited Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammed Babandede, in Abuja, with a declaration that teamwork is the surest means to security.

SIFAX Group holds Long Service Award, honours 46 staff

SIFAX Group, a group of companies with investment in Maritime, Aviation, Oil & Gas, […]

Largest containership ever to visit Nigeria calls at WACT

History was made on Saturday at the Onne Port, Rivers State as leading container terminal operator, the West Africa Container Terminal (WACT), received the largest containership ever to berth at any Nigerian port.


The Governing Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has approved the promotion of 595 staff, including nine Directors. The promotions were approved at a meeting of the Board in Lagos chaired by Hon. Asita O. Asita.

LASWA Arrests Six Persons for Not Using Life Jackets

The Monitoring and Enforcement Team of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) has arrested six vessel crew members over alleged violation of regulations on compulsory use of life jackets on waterways.

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 […]