Month: October 2017

Kikelomo Maintains Top Spot In Week 4 FOMI Voting Campaign

Asiru-Balogun Kikelomo – Miss WISTA (Women International Shipping And Trading Association) maintains her top position by extending her lead to week 4 in the ongoing voting campaign for the Face Of Maritime International (FOMI 2017) . Kikelomo, a graduate of Food Technology from Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun state is currently toping the voting table with …

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‘Blue Economy Is World’s Fastest Growing Sector’ – Peterside

…Charges Nigerian Investors to Take Opportunity. The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr.Dakuku Peterside has charged Nigerians to key into the opportunities afforded by the Blue economy stating that it is the fastest growing sector in the world with enormous business potentials. The DG who made this known recently …

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Regional Collaboration: Nigeria-Ghana Sign MOU On Maritime Operations

  In line with its vision to enhance regional integration to develop capacity, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ghanaian Maritime Authority, GMA. At the official signing of the MoU at the Nigerian Maritime Resource Development Centre in Lagos, the Director General of NIMASA, …

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Hadiza Charges Maritime Women On Effective Performance

The Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority, Hadiza Bala Usman has yet again charged women professionals in the Maritime sub-sector to invest more in themselves in order to be indispensable in their field of endeavors. Hadiza Bala Usman gave this charge in a key note address at the opening session of the annual conference of …

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NPA Insists It Has Constitutional Backing For Terminating Intels’ Contract

The Nigerian Ports Authority has maintained that it acted in accordance withe constitution by terminating its boat pilotage monitoring and supervision agreement with Intels Nigeria Limited. In a press statement sent to Platform Reporters on Monday, NPA revealed that it is compelled to issue the statement in reaction to questions raised by the general public …

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5th WILAT Conference In Photos

Recently, the Women In Logistics and Transport (WILAT) held its 5th Annual Conference in Lagos. Platform Reporters got you covered with the event photos. Enjoy! The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Hadiza Bala Usman (Middle) receives an award from Iyalode of Yoruba Land, Chief Alaba Oluwaseun Lawson (left), Port Manager, Lagos Ports …

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Goje, NPA Image Maker Resumes At Headquarters

The new General Manager, Corporate and Strategic Communications Division of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Alhaji Aliyu Abdullahi Goje has assumed duties at the headquarters of the authority. Goje was the General Manager, Eastern Zone of the Authority but deployed to the Division recently following the scrapping of the Zonal structure. A seasoned Port Administrator, …

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NLNG TAX HOLIDAY: NIMASA Vows To Appeal Court Ruling

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr Dakuku Peterside has expressed the Agency’s dissatisfaction with the judgment of the Federal High Court by Justice M. B. Idris, delivered today in the case between NIMASA and the Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas, (NLNG). Consequently, Dr Dakuku has stated the Management’s intention to …

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Asiru-Balogun Kikelomo Leads FOMI Week 3 Voting Campaign

Becomes First To Qualify For FOMI Adventure Camping. Asiru-Balogun Kikelomo – Miss WISTA (Women International Shipping And Trading Association) has taken a clear lead in week 3 at the ongoing voting campaign for the Face Of Maritime International (FOMI 2017) . Kikelomo, a graduate of Food Technology from Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Ogun state is currently …

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Eniola Sekoni Tops FOMI Votes In Week 2

Eniola Sekoni – Miss MAAN (Maritime Arbitrators Association of Nigeria) has taken the lead in week 2 of the ongoing FOMI voting process. Eniola, a law student of UNILAG is currently leading with 23.2% votes. She is closely followed by Okpala Chinonye – Miss ASIMPIN (Association of Igbo Maritime Practitioners in Nigeria) with 20.4% votes. …

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