NIMASA: stowaways not part of anti-piracy law

NIMASA Explains Why Stowaways Not Captured in Anti-Piracy Law

The recent anti-piracy law assented to by President Muhammadu Buhari did not take the menace of stowaways into consideration as there is no single sanction for stowaways in the statutes book.

Disclosing this to Vanguard Maritime Report at the just concluded ninth Admiralty law for judges held in Lagos, one of the resource persons, Dr. Adewale Olawoyin, informed that nothing about stowaways was captured in the law and called for an advocacy to ensure that the aspect was dealt with in the law book.

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Source: https://allafrica.com

Stowaways, via IMO

Stowaways, via IMO

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