Category: Economy

NIMASA restates confidence in manpower, as special mission vessels’ crew graduates

NIMASA Executive Director, Finance and Administration, Chudi Offodile (right), presenting a certificate to one of the graduates of the Deep Blue Project’s Special Mission Vessel at the ceremony in Lagos By Anthony Nwachukwu Surveillance and protection of Nigeria’s maritime domain has been boosted with the graduation 30 officers to crew […]

Amaechi insists on 2022 kick-off of operations as Lekki Port construction reaches 55%

Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh (left), Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, Ag Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, and Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Emmanuel Jime, during an inspection tour of the Lekki Deep Seaport…over the weekend By Anthony Nwachukwu […]

Ecobank growing entrepreneurship, wealth creation with agency banking

By Anthony Nwachukwu With over 32,000 Nigerians, including former employees and retirees, living daily through the scheme, Ecobank Nigeria says its vision of driving entrepreneurship, employment opportunities by supporting Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) was already yielding fruits. Head of Ecobank Nigeria Agency Banking, Olanike Kolawole, told the media […]

NIMASA to ship owners: CVFF belongs to FG, you cannot surcharge yourself

NIMASA Director-General, Dr. Bashir Jamoh (right), Executive Director, Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services, Victor Ochei, and Head, Corporate Communications, Philip Kyanet, during the media conference in Lagos By Anthony Nwachukwu Seventeen years after the fund was created, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has clarified that the Cabotage […]