Minister of Transportation okays re-structuring of NIMASA


Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has given the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), the go-ahead to implement the report of the committee set up to re-structure the apex maritime agency, Vanguard reports.

Amaechi who disclosed this at the “World Maritime Day Celebration” in Lagos, said he has directed the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Sabiu Zakari, to officially instruct NIMASA management to immediately commence the implementation of the report of the committee.

The minister said that he had expected the NIMASA management to begin implementation of the committee’s report but that the Director General had told him that they were waiting for his directive to commence.