Ports/Maritime

Gov Otti To Flag-off The Construction Of The 30 Km Arochukwu-Ndi Okereke – Ozuabam

Gov Otti To Flag-off The Construction Of The 30 Km Arochukwu-Ndi Okereke – Ozuabam

PRESS RELEASE His Excellency, Dr. Alex Otti OFR will on Wednesday, 20th March 2024 flag-off the construction of the 30 km Arochukwu - Ndi- Okereke - Ozuabam road. The venue for the flag-off ceremony is Amuvi Roundabout Arochukwu while time is 1:00pm. It's worthy to note that this road project is one of the many road projects that Abia state Government has embarked upon at this time as part of the government's strategic road infrastructure development Initiative aimed at ensuring that all roads in the State are put in very good motorable condition. Therefore, Traditional Rulers from the area, President…
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President Tinubu Appoints New DG Of NIMASA

President Tinubu Appoints New DG Of NIMASA

President Bola Tinubu has approved the appointment of Dr. Dayo Mobereola to serve as the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) for a renewable term of four years.The appointment follows the exit of Mr. Bashir Jamoh, whose tenure recently expired. Dr. Mobereola holds a Ph.D, and an M.Sc in Transport Economics from the University of Wales, United Kingdom. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Transport, England, and a fellow of the same institute in Nigeria.He was the Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) from 2003 to 2015 and was also…
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Honourable Minister Of Marine And Blue Economy Signs MOU On Harmonization Of Port State Control(PSC) Procedures And Practices Of All West And Central African Region

Honourable Minister Of Marine And Blue Economy Signs MOU On Harmonization Of Port State Control(PSC) Procedures And Practices Of All West And Central African Region

Yesterday in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, I attended the Council of Ministers' meeting of the Abuja Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control for the West and Central African Region otherwise known as the Abuja MoU. The Abuja MoU works on harmonization of Port State Control (PSC) procedures and practices of all countries in the region to eliminate the operation of substandard shipping within the region. In my address to the assembly as the Vice Chairman of the body, I restated Nigeria's commitment to the ideals of maritime safety, security, and reduction of marine pollution as well as to facilitate the…
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