The immediate past Executive Secretary/CEO of Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC), Captain Adamu Biu, is dead.
Biu, who headed the NSC from 2004 to 2012, died in Abuja this morning at the age of 70.
Biu also served as Vice President, Nigerian Association of Master Mariners.
His death was confirmed to SHIPS & PORTS by the President, Nigerian Association of Master Mariners, Captain Tajudeen Alao.
Born on October 14, 1950, the late Captain Adamu Biu attended Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria and the LBS Nautical and Engineering College.
He served as a Master at the defunct Nigerian National Shipping Line (NNSL) from and at the Africa Ocean Lines in the 1980s.
Copyright Ships & Ports Ltd. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit given to www.shipsandports.com.ng as the source.