Senate Clears OMSL Of Alleged Illegal Activities At Secure Anchorage Area, Lagos Ports

1 month ago

The Senate has cleared Ocean Marine Solution Limited (OMSL) of allegations of illegal security activities at the Secure Anchorage Area (SAA) of the Lagos Ports.

The Senate resolution to that effect was passed on Wednesday, December 18, 2019 consequent upon the consideration of the report on the investigation into the allegation by the Joint Committee on Navy, Marine Transport and Finance.

https://storage.waploaded.com/images/44180fe84b10a2d302a63795fe6143bc.jpg

The Senate said that OMS should be commended for its genuine national interest in investing over $400 million into the security at the SAA in particular and the Nigerian waterways in general.

This, according to the Upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly, the OMS did “by providing the needed platforms and logistics for the Nigerian Navy to effectively perform 24/7/365 patrol operations as well as to provide the required protection for vessels waiting to berth at the Lagos Ports.”

It stated that since “no fraud is found in the operations of the OMSL and is operating at no cost to Government, OMSL should be allowed to continue its operations at the SAA until such a time when a better and more cost-effective system is put in place by the Government.”

See full details!

resolution as issued by the Office of the Clerk to the National Assembly and the full report of the Joint Committee on Navy, Marine Transport and Finance:

https://storage.waploaded.com/images/190b03a8cecda3a87257588e63f81687.jpeghttps://storage.waploaded.com/images/f9c14c8c9a6d0ae0717fafa23423a790.jpeg

Related Forums
Forum
Police Commences Mop-up Exercise On Illegal Firearms
4 hours ago
Forum
Opposition Parties In Lagos Lazy, They Collect Money – AD Chairman Lament
8 hours ago
Forum
Govt clears air on closure of federal roads in Niger
1 day ago
Forum
#BBNaija: I Don’t Have Any Child Out Of Wedlock – Kiddwaya Clears The Air
2 days ago