Day of the Seafarer: Nigerian seafarers demand action, not platitude

  Some seafarers in Nigeria have called on the authorities to address the myriads of problems…

ITF to support Nigerian seafarers’ secure jobs on foreign ships

  The International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) has promised to support Nigerian seafarers secure employment on…

‘Nigerian seafarers among lowest paid in the world’ 

    Nigerian seafarers are among the poorest paid in the world, according to a group…

Are you happy with the condition of Nigerian seafarers? 

I am, I know the seafarers are going to be happy because there is light at…

Welfare of Nigerian seafarers

The claim that the global economy runs on shipping is incontrovertible. It is difficult to imagine…

Welfare of Nigerian seafarers

The claim that the global economy runs on shipping is incontrovertible. It is difficult to imagine…

What can be done to enhance the welfare of Nigerian seafarers?

A minimum standard must be set in terms of wages for cabotage and inland waterways. Employment…

Nigerian seafarers should benefit from IMO financial security

As the Legal Committee of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) moves to keep under review the provision…

Nigerian seafarers to benefit from global salary benchmarking

By Foster Obi There are indications that new times await Nigerian seafarers if the global new…

Need to address the plight of Nigerian seafarers

Millions of people around the world celebrated the Day of the Seafarer on 25 June, under…

NIMASA launches online portal to check quack seafarers

The Maritime Safety and Seafarers Standards Department of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)…

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