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HUMAN CAPITAL, KEY ASSET IN HARNESSING MARINE RESOURCES – HEAD OF SERVICE

…Commends NIMASA For Human Capacity Development The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, has identified human capacity as an area where Nigeria has a huge comparative advantage in the global maritime community, stating that this unique human asset was significant in the effort to sustainably harness the country’s marine biodiversity. She spoke in Lagos during the 2019 African Day of...

Gbajabiamila: Nigeria Looks to Marine Resources for Economic Recovery

L-R: Dr Bakari Wadinga, Perm Sec, Common Service, Office of the HOCS, Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Hon. Linda Ikpeazu, Representative of Speaker House of Reps, Mrs Margret Orakwusi and Danjuma Dauda, Director, Maritime Safety and Security, FMOT at the 2019 African of the Seas and Oceans organised by NIMASA in Lagos, Thursday July 25.           As...

Gbajabiamila, Oyo-Ita Lead Stakeholders To Lagos For African Day Of Seas And Oceans

          As Dakuku Rallies Continent For Greater Role In  Marine Biodiversity  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, will on Thursday in Lagos lead other stakeholders, including Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo- Ita, and key maritime industry players, to the opening of activities marking this year’s African Day of Seas and Oceans. The occasion meant to...

TURNAROUND OF MARITIME, EL-RUFAI HAILS DAKUKU PETERSIDE

The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has commended the efforts of the Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, to develop the maritime sector and increase its contribution to the economy.  El-Rufai said Dakuku’s appointment as Director-General of NIMASA was one of the most skillful and opportune decisions by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration in its drive to revolutionise...

GLOBAL MARITIME SECURITY CONFERENCE (7th - 9th OCTOBER 2019)

In most recent times, maritime security issue features prominently on the agenda of international and national discourse on sustainable development, particularly the use of oceans and seas. This is in furtherance of the fact that a nexus exists between a secure maritime domain and trade facilitation among countries. The reason for this increasing attention on maritime security is the grave threats insecurity on the seas...