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"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Retirees Send SOS To Jonathan

Nigerian Ports Authority retirees of 1991 have appealed for President Goodluck Jonathan’s intervention over the non-payment of their terminal benefits.     The retirees lamented that...

‘Maritime Industry Produces 350million Jobs’

A former Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos, Prof. Obinnaya Chukwu, says maritime activities in developing countries produce approximately 350 million jobs. Chukwu made...

Council Wants Homogenous Cargoes In Eastern Ports

The Port Consultative Council (PCC) has advised the Federal Government to divert homogenous cargoes including imported second-hand vehicles to ports in the eastern part...

Nigerian Navy Arrests Hoodlums In Ondo

The Western Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy (NN) says it arrested two hoodlums with ballot boxes, five pump action riffles and ammunitions in Igbokoda,...

Navy Recovers Hard Drugs At Beach

The Nigerian Navy recently stormed the Marine Beach in Apapa, Lagos and recovered bags of Indian hemp, cocaine, and various dangerous weapons. The spokesman, Western...

Marine Police Allegedly Shoot, Kill Fisherman

There was pandemonium in Belema Ama fishing settlement, an outpost of Isaka Community in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State as Marine Police Patrol...

Senate DeliberatesOn Maritime Security Bill

The Maritime Security Coordinating Agency (MASECA) bill passed through second reading on the floor of the Senate, despite fears it might overlap the functions...

NIMASA’s 2016 Budget Targets Strategic Growth – DG

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside, has said that the Agency’s 2016 budget was targeted at...

Protesters Paralyse Port Activities In Lagos

Business activities at the Lagos ports were last Thursday paralysed by a protest by the 2006/2007 retirees of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) over their non-inclusion...

Expert Advises NIMASA On Seafarers Training

A Mariner, Capt. Dennis Osah, has urged the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to give more attention to training of seafarers at the...
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