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Apapa Gridlock: Navy Challenge Security Agencies to Punish Bribe Taking Officials

Apapa Gridlock: Navy Challenge Security Agencies to Punish Bribe Taking Officials

Even as the Nigerian Navy last week announced that it has punished some of its officers whom were indicted for taking bribe from truck drivers before accessing the port, the Flag Officer Commanding of the…

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Shippers Council Integrates Nigerian Navy Into Port Community System

Shippers Council Integrates Nigerian Navy Into Port Community System

The Nigerian Shippers Council has assured that it is integrating the Nigerian Navy into its Port Community System in order to assist the Navy in getting first hand information on shipping activities for better planning…

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Navy Set To Rid Lagos Creeks of Pirates As NPA Raise Alarm Over Attacks On Vessel

Navy Set To Rid Lagos Creeks of Pirates As NPA Raise Alarm Over Attacks On Vessel

…Seeks Single Window Integration with NPA The Nigerian Navy has declared its renewed resolve to rid the Tin Can Island creeks and others around the Lagos State of criminal elements, even as the Nigerian Ports…

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Navy Identify 35 Shipwrecks Hindering Ship Navigation Along Lagos Channel

Navy Identify 35 Shipwrecks Hindering Ship Navigation Along Lagos Channel

The Nigerian Navy has said that the Lagos channel that provide access for vessels into the Tin Can Island ports is dotted with about 35 identified shipwrecks which is hindering ship navigation. The Flag Officer Commanding,…

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Controversy Trails NIMASA Over Claims Of Rescuing Crew on Fire Stricken Ship

Controversy Trails NIMASA Over Claims Of Rescuing Crew on Fire Stricken Ship

…Union Allege Crew Still Stranded in Apapa Following claims by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) that it coordinated the rescue of some seafarers who were stranded onboard a 7,541 cbm tanker after the…

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NUPENG, Navy Exonerates Members From Bribe Over Apapa Traffic

NUPENG, Navy Exonerates Members From Bribe Over Apapa Traffic

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that its tanker drivers were not part of articulated trucks responsible for the ever present traffic gridlock in Apapa. The union also exonerated its…

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Shipowners Intensify Search For Missing President; Capt Labinjo

Shipowners Intensify Search For Missing President; Capt Labinjo

The Nigeria Ship Owners Association (NISA) says it has intensified the search for their National President, Capt Dada Niyi Labinjo who was allegedly arrested in September 2018 by the Nigerian Navy over unknown offences. Speaking…

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Merchant Marine Training Academy Graduates 17 Seafarers On Business and Marine Intelligence Course

Merchant Marine Training Academy Graduates 17 Seafarers On Business and Marine Intelligence Course

About seventeen seafarers have been trained and graduated at the Merchant Marine Training Academy, a subsidiary of the Merchant Navy Directorate in Apapa Lagos. The course, according to the Rector of the academy, Capt Abel…

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Why Nigeria Has Not Benefited From Blue Economy— Merchant Navy Association

Why Nigeria Has Not Benefited From Blue Economy— Merchant Navy Association

The Merchant Navy Association of Nigeria, a subsidiary of the Merchant Navy Directorate has said that Nigeria has failed to benefit and tap the enormous resources in its blue economy because the wrong people were…

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Merchant Navy Alleges Oil Block Beneficiaries Frustrating Nigeria’s Cabotage Law

Merchant Navy Alleges Oil Block Beneficiaries Frustrating Nigeria’s Cabotage Law

The Merchant Navy Directorate has alleged that the Nigerian Merchant Shipping Act, known as the Cabotage Law is being frustrated by marketers and politicians to get allocated oil blocks without the required expertise or equipment.…

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