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NIMASA, UK School target sea time for 400 Nigerians – Cadets thank President Buhari, pray for him – Peterside applauds Nigerian’s performance in South Shields Marine School

  The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has again struck a new partnership with the South Shield Marine School at the South Tyneside College, South Shield, Newcastle in the United Kingdom, to provide sea time opportunities for about 400 cadets of the agency’s sponsored Nigerian Seafarers Development Program …

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NLNG positioned to grow into global shipping leader-Capt Okesanjo.

Nigeria LNG Limited’s (NLNG)shipping operation is relying on the strategic deployment of skills and technology to power its transformation into a global maritime industry leader. This view was expressed by Captain Temilola Okesanjo, the company’s General Manager Shipping while delivering a presentation titled- NLNG- Global player in the Chartering Market, …

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Ijaw group calls on Federal Govt to implement International Oil Companies’ relocation to Niger Delta

CHINEDU WOSU YENAGOA Ijaw Professionals Association (IPA) on Tuesday called for the implementation of the Federal Government’s directive to International Oil Companies (IOCs) to relocate to the Niger Delta. IPA in a statement signed by  its Chairman, Board of Trustees,  Maj-Gen Paul Toun, Mr Iniruo Wills, Homeland Chapter President and …

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Ekere orders immediate payment of NDDC scholarship fees

Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Nsima U. Ekere, has directed the immediate payment of all outstanding scholarship fees for beneficiaries of the 2016 NDDC Overseas Post Graduate Scholarship.   In a meeting in Port Harcourt, Ekere expressed unhappiness that beneficiaries of the scheme were facing unfortunate …

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Alleged $229,000 fraud in Foreign Ministry: SERAP gives Onyeama 7 days to recall whistle-blower

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr Geoffrey Onyeama requesting him to use his “leadership position to ensure and facilitate the immediate and unconditional reinstatement of whistle-blower Ntia Thompson sacked through a post on the Directorate of Technical Cooperation …

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NIMASA Maritime Capacity programme : 130 Nigerian Youths graduate in Egypt; Get offer of sea training

The Nigerian Seafarers Development Programme (NSDP), an initiative of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), has once again graduated 130 cadets from the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Alexandria, Egypt. This feat has further increased the pool of Seafarers in the sector as it …

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