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Impacts Of NIMASA DG, Dakuku On Nigeria, Maritime Industry

Despite that Dr Dakuku Peterside became the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) just over a year ago, he has nevertheless enunciated measures that have repositioned the organisation and made it to have a more positive impact on the maritime sector and the economy, says Shola Fadeyi in this write-…

Not all indigenous shipowners meet criteria for CVFF – NIMASA DG

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has said that not all indigenous shipowners meet the criteria for the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF). He said that the fund would only be disbursed to people that would put it into use for which it is intended. The…

Piracy: Nigeria safe for shipping, NIMASA DG assures International community

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has assured the international shipping community and stakeholders of the country’s determination to eliminate piracy and criminality within her territorial waters. The Director General who said this while addressing multilateral and development agencies on the sidelines of the on-going IMO/MOWCA…

NIMASA DG laments piracy in Gulf of Guinea, seeks regional framework to defeat scourge

Nigeria has expressed its support for any regional initiative geared towards eliminating the scourge of piracy and maritime crimes especially in the Gulf of Guinea. This was disclosed by the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside at the on-going International Maritime Organisation (IMO)/Maritime Organisation for West and…

NIMASA DG, Peterside urges collaboration with maritime nations

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside said that collaboration with various stakeholders across the globe is fundamental to unlocking the maritime opportunities in Nigeria. The DG made this known when the Acting Chinese Consul General, Mr. Li Yong paid a courtesy visit to the Agency. Dr.…