Attacks on ships, seafarers in Ukraine are war crimes says rights group

The indiscriminate shelling of merchant ships and their seafarers in ports and offshore Ukraine constitute war…

Seafarers, others blame NIMASA for rejection of Nigeria’s Certificate of Competency abroad 

  Nigerian seafarers have lamented the non-recognition of the Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued to them…

EXCLUSIVE: UK approves Ghana seafarers Certificate of Competency, scorns Nigeria’s

  The Maritime and Coastguard Agency of the United Kingdom has approved the Certificate of Competency…

Over 50% of women seafarers suffer bullying and harassment- Study 

  Little has changed for the picture of bullying and harassment for those working at sea…

10 seafarers abandoned in Kenya face bleak Christmas

  Ten seafarers from the Ra-Horakthy fishing vessel, abandoned in Mombasa, Kenya for the past nine…

Chinese seafarers face crew change challenges

  Chinese seafarers weary of the pandemic are returning home to celebrate the Spring Festival early…

Vaccination offered to all seafarers on Panama-flagged vessels

  Panama President Laurentino Cortizo has announced all seafarers aboard Panama-flagged vessels will be able to…

China increases seafarers’ basic salary by 7% 

  Chinese seafarers’ basic salary is to up 7% starting from the beginning of next year.…

Singapore to provide at least 12,000 vaccine doses for seafarers

  Singapore is making available at least 12,000 vaccine doses for international seafarers for the next…

Koko reiterates NPA’s commitment to seafarers’ welfare 

    The Acting Managing Director of Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello Koko, has reaffirmed…

How loneliness triggers mental disorder in seafarers — Prof. Coker

    Professor of Psychiatry at the Department of Behavioral Medicine, Lagos State University College of…

Only 15% of seafarers vaccinated — Survey 

  Only about 15% of the world’s seafarers have been vaccinated against COVID-19, according to data…

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