Posted on: April 7th, 2014 by Zircon Marine No Comments

The federal government’s attempt to get sea time experience for cadets of Nigeria’s premier maritime training institution, the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron, Akwa Ibom State, has hit the rocks as the Minister of Transport, Senator Idris Umar, declined to ratify a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the academy and a group of shipping firms in Istanbul, Turkey.
The MoU, which was signed between MAN, for the Federal Government of Nigeria, and Piri Reis University, Istanbul for the Turkish government, was hinged on an understanding that Nigeria cannot on its own successfully pursue a sea time programme.
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