UPDATED: Ex-NIMASA Director Abiodun Gunwa dies at 64

Mrs Juliana Abiodun Gunwa


A former Director of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Mrs Juliana Abiodun Gunwa is dead.

She was aged 64.

Gunwa served as the Director of Marine Environment Management (MEM) and Director Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services of NIMASA before her retirement in 2018.

Her brother, Mr. Tayo Fadile, who confirmed her death to SHIPS & PORTS, said she passed away in UK on Tuesday December 13 after a prolonged illness.

The late Mrs Gunwa started her working career AT the Federal Ministry of Transport before transferring service to NIMASA in 2002.

The deceased obtained a first degree in humanities from the University of Ibadan. She also had an M.Sc in Marine Management from the Dalhousie University Haliface, Canada and another M.Sc in General Maritime Administration from the World Maritime University, Malmo, Sweden.

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