NIMASA, NiMet sign MoU to Enhance Maritime Safety
Written by on March 11, 2022
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) and the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting out areas of collaboration in weather forecasting and climate research. Director General NIMASA, Dr Bashir Jamoh and his counterpart from NiMet, Prof Mansur Bako Matazu signed on behalf of both agencies.
The MoU is designed as a framework for NiMet to provide meteorological services for NIMASA to improve the welfare of Seafarers and Safety of navigation of vessels in Nigerian territorial waters in line with recommendations of the International Maritime Organization.