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NIMASA to ensure availability of sulphur compliant fuel

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) is determined to ensure availability of marine fuels that comply with the regulation by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) limiting the sulphur in the fuel oil used on board ships to...

Six rescued, search underway for missing from capsized liftboat

Six people have been rescued and the search is on for more missing from a liftboat that capsized near Port Fourchon. US Coast Guard (USCG) said watchstanders received an emergency position indicating radio beacon notification at 4-30pm (local time) on...

Customs intercepts two boats of narcotics at Ibeche

The Western Marine Command of Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted two wooden boats laden with 147 sacks of Cannabis Sativa otherwise known as Indian hemp, at the Ibeche Beach along the Badagry lagoon, Lagos state. With an estimated gross mass...

Actress and TV Presenter, Rachel Bakam is dead

Kaduna-born actress and TV presenter, Rachel Bakam has passed on at the age of 38. Bakam died at a private hospital in Abuja on Tuesday April 13 after a brief illness. Friends and family have all flooded her...

Release of the remaining Chibok girls is still work in progress – Presidency

As Nigerians mark the 7th anniversary of the abduction of the Chibok schoolgirls, the Presidency has assured that the Federal government is still working towards the rescue of the 122 of the girls still in Boko Haram captivity.   Senior Special...

Apapa Customs Command Declares 160b as First Quarter Revenue

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Apapa command has declared that it generated a total revenue of One hundred and fifty- nine billion, five hundred and eighty – two million, forty – seven thousand, one hundred and thirty four naira...

NIMASA Partners ICC to Enhance Maritime Security

The Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh has said that the agency has been granted approval to partner with the International Coordinating Center (ICC) to enhance maritime safety in the Gulf of Guinea. He...

NIMASA Records 432 Registered Vessels, 12 new Additions

Despite concerns over the acceptability and respectability of Nigerian flagged vessels, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has recorded 432 registered vessels with 12 newly registered vessels in the last one year. This disclosure was made at the...
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West agree joint custody after divorce.

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West agree joint custody after divorce.

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian will share joint custody of their four children following their divorce. According to reports, in both of their filings, the US rapper and TV reality star agreed that their marriage should end over irreconcilable differences. ADVERTISEMENT They...
Southwest and calculations ahead 2023 presidency.

Southwest and calculations ahead 2023 presidency.

As various interests strategise for 2023, the issue of zoning of presidential tickets by the two leading political parties is posing challenges to the Southwest.While stakeholders in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) insist that a 2014 understanding of...