NIMASA ISSUES FRESH REGULATIONS TO FOREIGN OIL AND GAS FIRMS

NIMASA ISSUES FRESH REGULATIONS TO FOREIGN OIL AND GAS FIRMS

A fresh set of regulations to enhance enforcement of the Cabotage Act and stem its abuse by foreign oil and gas companies have been issued by the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA). In a Marine Notice (New Cabotage Compliance Strategy – NCCS) issued last week, the agency requires all oil and gas operators and international oil companies…

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Nigeria’s Chief of Naval Staff Tasks Newly-promoted Officers on Maritime Challenges

Nigeria’s Chief of Naval Staff Tasks Newly-promoted Officers on Maritime Challenges

The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Adm. Ibok-Ete Ibas, has charged newly-promoted Rear Admirals to further distinguish themselves in finding workable solutions to myriad of maritime challenges confronting the nation. Ibas gave the charge on Monday after decorating the 10 senior officers recently elevated to the rank of Rear Admirals. The new Admirals are D. Dogonyaro, Commandant Nigerian Navy…

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APC STALWART IN WARRI SOUTH WEST THREATENS TO SUE INEC OVER FALSE PUBLICATION: …Gives INEC Seven Days to Retract Publication

APC STALWART IN WARRI SOUTH WEST THREATENS TO SUE INEC OVER FASLE PUBLICATION

Piriye Kiyaramo A former aspirant for the Warri South West Seat in Delta State House of Assembly on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Coordinator of Warri South West local government area for Great Ogboru Governorship Campaign Organisation, Hon. Gbaboyor Akpodubakaye Jude has threatened to sue the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for falsely publishing…

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I Will Reactivate All the Sea Ports in Delta State; Says Atiku Abubakar

I Will Reactivate All the Sea Ports in Delta State, Says Atiku Abubakar

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has promised to revive all the sea ports in Delta State and complete the second Niger Bridge when he emerges as President. Alhaji Abubakar gave the promise on Thursday during the Presidential Campaign rally of the party in Asaba. Thousands of Deltans took over all available space at…

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MY ENCOUNTER WITH BINI-OTU, AT THE OXBOW LAKE YENAGOA, BAYELSA STATE.

By Mangrove Don The dull sun of the January evening nest above the quiet lake, casting tired gleaming rays over the golden waters. A solitary canoe tears through the water as the woman dips her paddle in measured rhythmic motion. The water hyacinths float in the still lake. I sit here in deep thoughts with my faithful companion, a…

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South African Miss Heritage, Ms Thando Songwevu, Visits Bayelsa; Participates in All Africa Association for Small and Medium Enterprises (AAASME Summit in Yenagoa

South African Miss Heritage Visits Bayelsa; Participates in All Africa Association for Small and Medium Enterprises (AAASME Summit in Yenagoa

Piriye Kiyaramo Ms Thando Songwevu in an earlier interview she said  her priority was focused on flying South Africa’s flag high, promoting South African culture and heritage locally and across the borders for the duration of her four year tenure as SA Heritage Ambassador and central to this is the promotion of cultural diplomacy. Daughter of the late SA…

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Onnoghen Suspension: Senate Heads for Supreme Court

Onnoghen Suspension: Senate Heads for Supreme Court

The Senate on Monday filed a case at the Supreme Court seeking the apex court’s interpretation on whether President Muhammadu Buhari acted within the provision of the constitution in his suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Hon. Justice Walter Onnoghen. The Senate is also asking the court to determine whether the action of the President does not…

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Legislative Sector Secretaries hold development seminar

Legislative Sector Secretaries hold development seminar

Experts have been invited to engage delegates on future scenarios developed for South Africa The Secretaries’ Association of the Legislatures of South Africa (Salsa), is hosting a three-day seminar from 29 to 31 January 2019 in Cape Town under the theme: “Building the SA Legislative Sector’s Legacy Through Collaboration – Deepening 25 Years of Democracy”. The objectives of the…

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