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Stakeholders lament lack of sea-time experience for cadets

About 6000 cadets of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron, are believed to be lacking the mandatory sea-time experience. This statistics was given by the President...

MASTER MARINERS: Private maritime academies are illegitimate

The Nigerian Association of Master Mariners (NAMM) has described private maritime academies and training institutions in Nigeria as illegal because they are not...

Cadet sea time: Akinsoji calls for implementation of Cabotage Act

A former sole Administrator of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria, Oron, Engr. Olu Akinsoji, has said that to enable Nigerian seafarers to access sea -time training, the...

Nigerian Navy

Navy arrests MAN Oron cadet, 24 others for oil theft suspects

The Central Naval Command (CNC) of the Nigerian Navy has arrested a cadet of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron and 24 others for allegedly stealing petroleum...

Akinsoji wants incentives for Nigerian ship owners

Former Nigeria’s Alternate Permanent Representative at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), Engr. Olu Akinsoji, has called on the Federal Government to...

We restored order at MAN Oron through refined diplomacy – Okpo

It is almost a general consensus that the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN) Oron, Akwa Ibom State, has underperformed in its thirty five years chequered history. Mr....

Akpobolokemi: Reports of Piracy in Nigerian Waters Exaggerated

Reports of piracy in Nigeria’s territorial waters are exaggerated and meant to shore up insurance claims by shipping firms, the Director General, Nigerian Maritime...