Continental collaboration key to maritime development- Dakuku

The chairman of the Association of African Maritime Administrations AAMA, Dr Dakuku Peterside has restated the place of continental collaboration to grow the African maritime industry. This was the thrust of his message as he arrived Sharm El Sheik, Egypt for the 4th conference of Association of African Maritime Administration, (AAMA) where participants from 38 countries from Africa will be joined by maritime stakeholders from Singapore, Jamaica, Malaysia and the United Kingdom amongst others to deliberate on how to grow the maritime industry on the continent.

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NIMASA interested in activities that promote healthy living – Dakuku

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has said that the agency is committed to supporting activities that will promote healthy living, as a way of giving back to the society through its Corporate Social Responsibility programmes. Dr Dakuku stated that outside of its maritime regulatory functions, the Agency is interested in activities that promote healthy living of Nigerians.

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NIMASA boss advocates automation to reduce human interface, improve turn-around-time

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated the automation of the Agency’s process is an initiative geared towards reducing human interface, thereby bringing about better efficiency and improvement in the turn-around-time of shipping agents, vessels calling at the nation’s ports and all forms of transactions in the sector.

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Nigerian needs maritime data bank for economic growth – NIMASA DG

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that the Agency is pushing for a single data window system of all activities in the Nigerian maritime sector in such a way that data required will be available on a single platform, as a maritime data bank to help engender the nation’s rapid economic growth.

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