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NIMASA to stop issuance of Cabotage waivers to oil firms

NIMASA, shipowners sign agreement to enhance seafarers’ welfare 

  Respite finally came the way of Nigerian seafarers on Tuesday as the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), shipowners and the seafarers...

New Shipowners' President vows to engage NIMASA on $100m CVFF

Shipowners accuse NIMASA, NNPC of frustrating indigenous shipping development 

Indigenous shipowners under the aegis of the Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA) have accused the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), the...

Container-Shipping

Shipowners: FG lacks political will to float national carrier 

Indigenous shipowners have accused the Federal Government of lacking the political will and commitment to establish a national carrier. Nigeria’s only national...

Shipowners ask European Commission to revise directive on seafarers

Shipowners back speed limits to reduce GHG emissions

107 shipowners, with a strong Greek representation, have publicly backed mandatory speed limits for shipping to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in an open letter to...

Singapore to tighten controls in marine fuels supply chain

IMO sulfur cap: Get ready now, official tells shipowners

By Jite Eriabie An official of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has advised shipowners across the world to “get ready now” as there won’t...

New Shipowners' President vows to engage NIMASA on $100m CVFF

New Shipowners’ President vows to engage NIMASA on $100m CVFF

Newly elected President, Shipowners’ Association of Nigeria (SOAN) Dr. McGeorge Onyung has promised to ensure the disbursement of the over $100 million that has...

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Shipowners to pay $85m annually to Greece 

Greek shipowners will pay at least $85.37 million annually to the state budget under a deal that replaces a previous voluntary arrangement. The sum is equivalent to a 10...

Shipowners tag NIMASA industry forecast ‘extremely unrealistic’ 

The Nigerian maritime industry forecast 2019/2020 recently released by the Nigeria Maritime Administration (NIMASA) has continued to elicit reactions from stakeholders,...

National fleet: Shipowners call on FG to review tax laws

National fleet: Shipowners call on FG to review tax laws

More than two years after the Federal Government announced plans to float a national fleet, setting a deadline of six months, there are strong indications that the much...

Lagos ports

Shipowners move to revive NIMAREX

The Nigerian Shipowners Association (NISA) has hinted of plans to revive the moribund Nigerian Maritime Conference and Exhibiton (NIMAREX), four years after the last...

Shipowners raise alarm over ‘missing’ Cabotage fund

The Nigeran Shipowners Association (NISA) has called for investigation into the more than $300 million it said accrued into the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF)...

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Shipowners fault NIMASA claim of registering 4,255 vessels 

The Nigerian Ship owners Association (NISA) has faulted the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) over the status of 4,255 vessels registered under...