Planning Committee on 2015 National Maritime Expo (NIMAREX) on Tuesday
advocated the establishment of more shipyards in Nigeria.
(NAN) in Lagos that the shipyards would solve the problem of unemployment
because they (shipyards) required a large workforce for operations.
example which required ships meant for long-term contracts to be built in the
country, adding that the Nigerian Cabotage law should be enforced.
says categorically that any vessel that would do a long-term contract in Brazil
must be built in Brazil.
world that ran to Brazil to go and set up shipyards.
that they’ve created.
to enforce the law that we have written?
direct workers, you will have suppliers, you have suppliers to supply; you
would have food vendors.
maintenance engineers, spare-parts dealers and several others.
were jobless due to lack of vessels in which they could work.
owner in the country begged for jobs that ought to be rightfully theirs.