Monday, 22 January 2018

NIMASA, NIGERIAN GAS ASSOCIATION ADVOCATE GREEN ENVIRONMENT



                       

The President, Nigerian Gas Association, Mr. Dada Thomas, presenting some literature to the DG,NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, when members of the Association paid a courtesy visit to the Agency in Lagos.

In continuation of its drive to ensure cleaner oceans and safer environment in the Nigerian maritime space, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has expressed commitment to the green environment initiative, which is a global strategy to ensure that our environments are free from all forms of pollution.

The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside who disclosed this when he played host to members of the Nigerian Gas Association (NGA) led by its President, Mr. Dada Thomas stated that the Agency is changing the narrative by strictly adhering to the NIMASA’s enabling legislations, which is primarily to ensure safety standards and compliance in line with global best practices.
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Tuesday, 9 January 2018

AMAECHI, OBASEKI COMMEND NIMASA DG’s LEADERSHIP STYLE: “He Has Reduced NIMASA Operating Cost By 50%”


                                        

The Minister of Transport, Chibuike Amaechi (middle), Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside (left) and former House of Reps member, Hon Asita O. Asita during Peterside's 47th birthday celebration at the weekend.

The Honorable Minister of Transportation, Rt. Honorable Rotimi Amaechi has described the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside as an epitome of good governance and great character, evident in his leadership style.

The Minister stated this in Port Harcourt, River State at the weekend during an event, which was put together by friends and associates of Dr. Peterside to mark his birthday.
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MARITIME SAFETY: NIMASA SET TO ACQUIRE MORE FAST INTERVENTION VESSELS: - TOTAL SPECTRUM MARITIME STRATEGY WILL TACKLE CRIME – DAKUKU


                     

In line with the recent approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC), the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA is set to acquire strategic maritime safety and security assets, which are also in line with the total spectrum of maritime security strategy.

The Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside who made this known in Lagos recently, also announced the establishment of a command and control center as part of the strategic initiative.

“The four components of the initiative are situational awareness, response capability, law enforcement and local partnerships, and regional cooperation which are the fulcrum upon which tackling maritime crime will be built on”.

Dr. Dakuku noted that the implementation of NIMASA’s total spectrum maritime strategy in collaboration with the Agency’s partners is a panacea to piracy and maritime crime within Nigerian territorial waters.
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