• How NIMASA intends to deal with militants, sea priracy – Peterside explains

    How NIMASA intends to deal with militants, sea priracy – Peterside explains

    The Director-General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has suggested a legal framework that prescribes stiff sanctions, vigilant military-led patrols and better intelligence gathering to tackle sea piracy.

    The Director-General of NIMASA, Dr Dakuku Peterside, made the call at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on his way to Singapore for a conference.

    According to a statement issued by the Head of Public Relations of NIMASA, Hajia Lami Tumaka, Peterside said that tackling rising cases of piracy in the Gulf of Guinea […]