N754.8 million NIMASA Fraud: EFCC Withdraws Charges Against Four Defendants

The trial of  former Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency NIMASA, Dr. Patrick Ziadeke Akpobolokeme and five others currently standing trial for allegedly stealing the sum of N754.8 million, has taken a new dimension as  the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has decided to withdraw charges against three of the defendants and […]

NIMASA DG In Dubai, To Enforce 0.5% Sulphur Limit On Bunker Fuel

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency will enforce strict compliance to the International Maritime Organisation regulation which puts a maximum of 0.5%  sulphur cap  on all fuel used by vessels  by the year 2020. Dr. Dakuku who made this known during […]

NIMASA Targets N109bn Revenue In 2018

Dr Dakuku Peterside, Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) says the agency is targeting N109 billion as revenue in 2018. He said this while speaking on the 2018 budget before the Senate Committee on Marine Transport in Abuja on Thursday. According to him, the agency was optimistic it will generate N109 billion […]

NIMASA Engages CBN On Special Interest Rate

The Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr Dakuku Peterside has disclosed that the Agency is engaging the Central Bank of Nigeria to create a special interest rate for maritime assets acquisition in Nigeria stating that NIMASA is committed to opening new frontiers for potential investors in the sector. Dr. Dakuku […]