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NIMASA Graduates 298 Military Personnel in Intelligence Training

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has graduated 298 surveillance officers in basic training in Deep Blue Project. Speaking at the graduation ceremony held at the military base in Elele Rivers State, the Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside noted the capacity development component of the Deep Blue project is on course as the Agency prepares to receive the land and maritime infrastructure of the Project. The DG who was represented by the Executive Director, Maritime Labour and Cabotage Services, Mr. Gambo Ahmed, stated the land based intervention force  is expected to work closely with the command and control center to effectively police the Nigerian maritime domain, thus enhancing security in the Gulf of Guinea. In his words: “Our vision of creating the critical force for intervention which is expected to work closely with the command and control center to effectively police the Nigerian Maritime Domain is becoming a reality as they will bring to …

Intelligence Gathering Operations Begins in NIMASA

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...Dakuku Assures Stakeholders of Better Days Ahead

The Command, Control, Computer Communication and information otherwise known as the C4i Centre of the Deep Blue Project has commenced operations on a 24 hour basis at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety agency, NIMASA.

The C4i Centre located at the NIMASA Maritime Resource Development Facility in Lagos is to serve as the Command and Control Centre for the deep blue project where tactical and strategic decisions for the operational workflow of all the platforms of the project will emanate from.

The centre is equipped with alert setting capabilities, Coastal Automatic Identification System (AIS) and SAT AIS signals all over the world, liaison with some international security networks for access to database for vessel movement, ability to monitor vessels movement  from 6 years backwards,

During the opening of the centre, the Director General of NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside stated  the Centre is in line with the Federal Gove…