Nigerian Waters Now Safer – Dakuku

Dr. Dakuku Peterside, Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) , has said that piracy and other maritime crimes have reduced drastically in the Nigerian maritime domain, making it safer for investment.

Contrary to reports in a section of the media on his responses while defending the Agency’s budget before the Senate Committee on Maritime Transport in Abuja, Dakuku noted that efforts being put in place by the Federal Government to tackle maritime crimes were now yielding results, adding that NIMASA would continue to up its game to ensure Nigerians benefit from the enormous potential in the sector.

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