Category: Safety

LASWA commences removal of wrecks from Ikorodu channel
News, Safety

LASWA commences removal of wrecks from Ikorodu channel

admin- November 27, 2020

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) says it has commenced the removal of wrecks from the Ikorodu channel to improve navigation on the waterways. The ... Read More

Leading the Charge against Marine Pollution
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Leading the Charge against Marine Pollution

admin- November 27, 2020

Following global economic turmoil and the increase call for governments across Africa to diversify their economies, there has been a steady rise across Africa in ... Read More

Damage by plastic, other pollution to marine environment hits $13billion
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Damage by plastic, other pollution to marine environment hits $13billion

admin- November 18, 2020

•As stakeholders raise alarm over ocean noise STAKEHOLDERS in the management of the marine environment have advocated for a concerted effort by the Nigerian government ... Read More

NIMASA, NSC Others Condemn Attack on NPA
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NIMASA, NSC Others Condemn Attack on NPA

admin- November 14, 2020

Heads of maritime agencies have expressed shock at the level of destruction that took place at the corporate headquarters of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) ... Read More

Over 40 Feared Dead after Boat Fleeing Mozambique Conflict Sinks
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Over 40 Feared Dead after Boat Fleeing Mozambique Conflict Sinks

admin- November 4, 2020

More than 40 people were feared to have drowned in Mozambique's conflict-torn north after their boat sank, the administrator of an island district said on ... Read More

NPA Fire Didn’t Destroy Critical Information, Documents, Says Bala-Usman
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NPA Fire Didn’t Destroy Critical Information, Documents, Says Bala-Usman

admin- November 3, 2020

The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms. Hadiza Bala-Usman, has stated that though the damage done to the authority’s Marina head office ... Read More

Kidnappings By Pirates up 40% in Gulf of Guinea
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Kidnappings By Pirates up 40% in Gulf of Guinea

admin- October 15, 2020

Kidnappings rose by 40 per cent in the Gulf of Guinea in the first nine months of this year, a report by the International Maritime ... Read More