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Reps grill Peterside on NIMASA’s $5bn debt recovery contract

The House of Representatives Committee on Marine Safety on Tuesday grilled the Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Mr. Dakuku Peterside, over a controversial contract to recover NIMASA’s alleged $5bn debts. A firm, SNECO Financial Services, which was incorporated on April 4, 2016, was awarded the contract. The House committee, which is…

NIMASA DG, Peterside Orders Integrity Test On Western Zone HQ

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside has ordered a structural integrity test on the building housing the Western Zonal office of the agency in Lagos. The DG made this known after an inspection of a visibly worn-out structure in the zone.   The building was believed to…

Stevedoring companies raise alarm over activities of jetties operators

The President of the National Association of Stevedoring Companies (NASC), Mr. Bolaji Sunmola had called on Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to come to their rescue in respect of their negotiations with terminal operators as it has become a norm for Jetties and offshore/onshore operators to refuse the Federal Government appointed stevedoring contractors…

Maritime Industry next big thing to happen to Nigeria – Peterside

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has observed that the maritime industry is the next big thing that will happen to Nigeria. Dr. Peterside who said this while hosting the President and members of the Womens’ International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA) Nigeria who paid him…

University don fingers Togo on invasion of water hyacinth in Nigeria water

A University Don and a one time Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Professor Babajide Alo, has stated that invasion of water hyacinth witnessed in Nigeria is due to the releasing of waste into the sea by a fertiliser industry based in Lome, Togo. According to a statement signed on Tuesday by the…