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RE: NPA, BIDDERS AT WAR OVER CARGO SURVEY- ADVERTORIAL

  (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) renounces the Guardian Newspaper Publication of Tuesday the 21st day of March 2017 on page 42 titled “NPA, bidders at war over Cargo Survey. As a responsible corporate entity of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the NPA respects the Institution of Law and Order. In this regard therefore, the ...

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Peterside recounts achievements in one year as DG NIMASA, scores Agency high

  . Forthcoming 3rd AAMA Conference in Abuja to be best in history- Peterside .Optimistic about future of Nigerian maritime sector .’ NIMASA has hosted two Sub-Regional Technical Committee meetings to build regional network in responding to distress calls timely in the last one year’ .’NIMASA recorded less than 10 maritime accidents in the last one year compared to previous ...

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Hyundai Heavy wins order for 4 LNG-fueled tankers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., a leading global shipyard, said Sunday that it secured an order to build four tankers that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG). The four vessels ordered by state-run Russian shipping company Sovcomflot will displace 114,000 deadweight tons each and be highly eco-friendly, the shipbuilder said. It said the entire order for the midsize Aframax crude tankers ...

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MABUX: High level of uncertainty prevails in the global bunker market

World fuel indexes dropped to their lowest levels since December during the week when the optimism surrounding the OPEC deal was just getting underway, but turned into upward correction recently as U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly decline last week. The market’s volatility surged the most since before the 2014 price crash started. MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of ...

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Billionaire Fredriksen Builds New Rig Unit Amid Seadrill Woes

Billionaire John Fredriksen, already involved in tough talks to restructure the debt of Seadrill Ltd., is planning to register a new offshore rig company next week as he seeks to take advantage of depressed prices for the giant machines. Northern Drilling, which is purely an investment company and not a rig operator, will be registered on the Norwegian over-the-counter market ...

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Shamaki strengthens call for advocacy to safeguard right of children

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Permanent Secretary, Special Duties Office (SDO), Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Dr. Amina Muhammed Bello Shamaki, has reiterated the importance of advocacy to safeguard and improve the rights of children in Nigeria, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. . In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Special Duties Office (SDO), Office of the ...

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NPA’s new Spokesman Elder Nduonofit assumes office

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The newly appointed General Manager, Public Affairs of the Nigerian Ports Authority, (NPA) Elder Effiong Etim Nduonofit, has assumed office effective Thursday, 16th day of March, 2017. He took over from Chief Michael Kayode Ajayi, who handed over the mantle to him at the Corporate Headquarters of the organization in Marina, Lagos, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. In a statement ...

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NIMASA, UK SCHOOL TARGET SEA TIME FOR 400 NIGERIANS

  .Cadets thank President Buhari, pray for him .Peterside applaud Nigerians performance in South Shields Marine School   (TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has again struck a new partnership with the South Shield Marine School at the South Tyneside College, South Shield, Newcastle in the United Kingdom, to provide sea time opportunities for about 400 ...

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Retired NPA Publicist Chief M.K Ajayi hands-over to Elder Effiong Nduonofit as new spokesman

(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Immediate-past and just-retired General-Manager, Public Affairs, Nigerian Ports Authority, Chief Micheal Kayode Ajayi has handed over the office to Elder Effiong E. Nduonofit as the new image maker of NPA, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports. Chief Ajayi, who served NPA for 24 years meritoriously, occupied different department ranging from being  a two-time former General-Manager, Public Affairs and General Manger, ...

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EPSCO-Ra, S.R.H. Marine Electronics partner to provide ‘best in breed’ Cyber Security for ships

EPSCO-Ra delivers a maritime purpose built Cyber Security Analytics and Monitoring service for ships and shore. Our solution operates across all satellite communication technology and platforms no matter who the provider is. We detect indicators of compromise that endpoint Antivirus and perimeter Firewall solutions cannot. Most importantly we are adaptive to new and future threats and have a 24/7 protective ...

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