USCG, Nigeria & ISPS Code
Some Nigerian ports still failing ISPS Code.
Port Security: US Coast Guard arrives for on-the-spot assessment
By Godwin Oritse
OFFICIALS of the United States Coast Guard have arrived Nigeria to assess the nation’s port security facilities.
Although Vanguard was not on the tour of the facilities by the visiting coast guard officials, sources close to the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, being the designated Authority for the implementation of the International Ship and Port Facility and Security (ISPS) Code, said the visit would be restricted to Lagos Maritime security zone.
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