Maritime

Jamoh And Ali, Reach Agreement On Modalities For Fast Delivery Of Deep Blue Project Assets

1 week ago

By Stephen Ubanna  The good working relationship between Bashir Jamoh, led Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ,NIMASA, and Hameed Ali, a retired army Colonel, and Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have started yielding results. Recall that on assumption of duties on March 10, 2020, Jamoh, the NIMASA, DirectGeneral, had taken the first few […]

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‘‘NIMASA in sync With IMO on Seafarers’ Welfare’’ – Jamoh

2 weeks ago

By Stephen Ubanna L Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos state has said that Nigeria must take deliberate steps to optimise its rich maritime resources ‘’to consolidate the country’s status as a regional maritime hub’’.  Sanwo-Olu, had stated this on Thursday, September 30, 2021, during the World Maritime Day celebrations, with the theme, “Seafarers: At the […]

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Fear Grips Ship- Owners As NIMASA, Moves To Implement The IMO, BWM, Convention, 2004

3 weeks ago

By Stephen Ubanna Fear appears to have gripped ship –owners  as the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, moves, to implement  the,International Maritime Organisation, IMO, Ballast water Management, BWM, Convention of 2004, which came into force in 2017. The shp-owners have every reason to worry. This is because the IMO, Leadership, had mandated the […]

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Automation : Jamoh Makes Nigeria Ship Registration Certificates More secure And Easier To Process

1 month ago

By Stephen Ubanna  When Bashir Jamoh, Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, last July announced that the agency has started the restructuring the Nigerian Ship Registration office’’to ensure the utilisation of secured Statutory Certificates and prevent the entry of unseaworthy and sub-standard ships into Nigerian flag’’, industry stakeholders knew he is taking […]

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NIMASA:Jamoh Harps On Synergy Between Industry Stakeholders To Tackle Piracy And Other Maritime – related Crimes

1 month ago

By Stephen Ubanna  Barely one week after  the Nigerian Maritime Administration  and Safety Agency, NIMASA, and  the Federal Department of   Fisheries and Aquaculture, agreed to continuously  Collaborate  on ‘’modalities  for Registration, survey and Licensing of fishing vessels to ensure that all safety standards are met’’, Bashir Jamoh, Director General,  of the Maritime Regulatory agency,  has […]

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Ekti: NIMASA Gives Support To The Underprivileged People

2 months ago

By Elizabeth Chukwuma  The Ekiti State Government has said the decision of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ,NIMASA, to support the needy and victims of disaster in the state is a significant relief to the state government in its continuous effort to cushion the adverse effect of natural and man-made tragedies on the […]

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NIMASA: Why The $195 million Maritime Security Assets May Not Be A Drain Pipe

2 months ago

 By Stephen Ubanna  Those who think that  the $195 million, Integrated  National Security  and Waterways Protection Infrastructure,  popular, Deep Project security , assets , would be  a money guzzler would be disappointed  This is because the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, under the close watch of Bashir Jamoh,  have  the required  manpower to […]

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MOT, Retreat Exposes Jamoh, As A performer

2 months ago

By Stephen Ubanna  When Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, a former governor of Rivers state, and minister of Transportation initiated, initiated the ministry of Transport, MOT, retreat last year to rub minds with the Heads of the Maritime agencies, Directors agencies and those in the ministry as a way to enhance  their operational efficiency  and set a […]

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Onne: Compt. Mohammed, Sets A New Monthly Revenue Generation Record

3 months ago

By Stephen Ubanna Comptroller Auwal Mohammed, overseeing, PortHarcourt Area II,  Onne , in s Rivers state, south south –south Nigeria, appears to have set  monthly revenue   standard of N115 billion meaning that any other Comptroller being  deployed to the Command in the future  must be prepared  to beat the record to avoid running into trouble […]

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Jamoh Keeps To His Words, Secures The Release Of Eight Abducted MWUN, Members, By Armed Gunmen

3 months ago

By Stephen Ubanna Barely forty eight hours after information filtered out that armed gunmen suspected to be Pirates have kidnapped eight Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria, MWUN, members who were said to be travelling to   Port Harcourt, Capital of Rivers state along   the Kula-Abonnema waterway    in Akuku –Toru Local Government Area of the state appears […]

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