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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA APPROVES AWARD OF SECURITY CONTRACT WITH AN ISRAELI FIRM

2018-09-21T10:40:34+00:00

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi on Monday said the Federal Government has approved the award of a security contract valued at $195 million (about N60 billion) to an Israeli firm, HLSI Security Systems and Technologies, to procure security equipment and train Nigerian security personnel to tackle crimes on the nation’s waterways. Ameachi, who disclosed this in Lagos at an event to mark this year’s World Maritime Day with the theme ‘Connecting Ships, Ports and People’, said the contract will commence in December and run for three years after which the firm will hand over to Nigerian security personnel. He said the [...]

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA APPROVES AWARD OF SECURITY CONTRACT WITH AN ISRAELI FIRM 2018-09-21T10:40:34+00:00

Incident Alert: MV FWN Rapide off Bonny Nigeria

2018-09-14T09:34:27+00:00

Vessel Name: FWN Rapide IMO number: 9320520. Nationality: Netherlands GRT: 7767 NRT: 3856. Departed Takoradi on 19th and ETA Bonny fairway buoy is 1000hrs of 21st April 2018. Incident: It was reported that a vessels missed RV with her escort boat and lost communication, prompting the local Agent to contact the Nigeria Navy. As at 2120hrs 21 Apr 18, the missing vessel was observed to be at anchor at Lat 03 41' 39''N Long 006 54' 37''E 40.3nm SW BONNY FWB by the NN and relay to one of her patrol vessel to RV and report. As at 22nd April 2018, the NN is alongside the vessel [...]

Incident Alert: MV FWN Rapide off Bonny Nigeria 2018-09-14T09:34:27+00:00