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Overhauling security at the land borders

It is painful that the security situation at the Nigerian land borders is failing precipitously. Also, the performances of the security agencies at the border...

2014 would be a very difficult year – Nted

President-General Maritime Workers’ Union of Nigeria, Comrade Anthony Nted, has predicted hardship for the maritime industry this year following the recent trade...

Oil theft: Navy arrest four Camerounians, three others

Commander, Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Jubilee stationed in Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State, Commodore Isaac Ogbole, on Saturday said the command had arrested seven persons...

How we plan to spend NIMASA’s N2bn intervention fund – MAN Oron Rector

The N2 billion intervention fund given to the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron, Akwa Ibom State, by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency...

NIMASA restates commitment to seafarers’ welfare

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has restated its commitment to the general welfare of Nigerian seafarers with the aim of sustaining the...

My Man of the Year

The Federal Government’s port reform of 2006, laudable as it was, did not come without its own share of pains. Workers of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) who lost...

Bad year for an ailing sector

Flipping through several reports and articles published in your soar-away maritime newspaper, SHIPS & PORTS DAILY in the course of 2013, it would appear that...

Port of New York and New Jersey

The Port of New York and New Jersey is the port district of the New York-Newark metropolitan area, encompassing the region within approximately a 40km radius of the...

APM Terminals signs Abidjan Terminal 2 project

APM Terminals signs Abidjan Terminal 2 project TC2 to open with six Super-Post Panamax Cranes to create new major West African shipping hub 18 meter water depth will...

Navy mounts N2bn surveillance cameras on water to check piracy

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has installed eight automated, camera-equipped surveillance towers in the waters just off its coast, in an effort to tackle a surge in pirate...

Winners of 2013 Ships & Ports Essay Competition emerge

Nigeria’s leading maritime media firm, Ships& Ports Communication Company, has announced the winners of the 7th edition of its Annual National Essay Competition....

Nigerian maritime journalists honour Cotecna

Nigerian Maritime journalists have honored Cotecna Destination Inspection Limited (CDIL), as the leading service provider during the seven years that the nation operated...