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NIMASA Commences Rescue Mission of Hijacked Vessel, Crew Members

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has commenced search rescue operations for the abducted 12 crew members onboard MV GLARUS owned by ALLISON Shipping which was hijacked off Bonny Island in Rivers State to ensure that they are found and released unconditionally. Speaking in Lagos on Monday, the Director

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Navy hands over rearrested vessel, 9 crew members to EFCC for petroleum products theft

The Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Delta, Monday rearrested and handed over a vessel (MV SKYE) laden with five hundred and twenty four metric tonnes of illegal products to officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,EFCC, for investigation and prosecution. Handing over the vessel, the Commander NNS Delta, Commander Ibrahim Dewu

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US-Korea Summit: Kim Jong Un left in a $1 million bulletproof Mercedes limo

  The North Korean leader departed Tuesday's summit with President Donald Trump in what is believed to be an armored Mercedes-Benz S600 Pullman Guard limousine. Little is known about Kim's limo, though it looks to be from the W221 generation, sold from 2008 to 2013, and features white leather upholstery. Photos of

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House Committee Commends NIMASA on Budget Implememtation

  …As Dakuku assures Committee on Accountability   The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has received commendations from the House of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration for its performance in the 2017 budget implementation adding that NIMASA should strive to improve on its performance in 2018. The commendation was

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Amaechi charges Boards on Effective Performance, says ‘Nigerians don’t want to hear stories’

The Minister of Transportation, Hon. Chibuike Amaechi  on Friday while inaugurating the governing board of five agencies under the ministry charged members to take their responsibilities serious so as to deliver on their mandate. He told the boards to ensure effective performance of their roles by setting operational and administrative policies for their

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Amaechi Receives Final Report on the Maritime Academy of Nigeria

    The Minister of Transportation, Honourable Chibuike Amaechi has received Final Report of Interim Management Committee of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria. Amaechi, who was represented by the Permanent Secretary, Saibu Zakari appreciated the members of the committee for assisting the country and the Ministry to come up with solutions and road

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Minister Receives Reports of Marine Board of Inquiry on Accidents Involving Vessels

Oru Leonard   The Minister of Transportation Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi yesterday received reports of the 9-man Marine Board of Inquiry Committee on the accidents involving ‘MV NIKI C’ and a motor tanker ‘MT CHARON’ and ‘MT ELIXIR’ and ‘MT TANK’. The President of the Marine Board of Inquiry, Chief Magistrate (Mrs) Adebisi

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