‘Why Maritime Academy terminated sea experience agreement with SOAN’


THE Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron in Akwa Ibom State recently pulled out of an agreement with the Ship Owners Association of Nigeria (SOAN) over provision of sea experience for cadets of the Academy. In this interview with select maritime journalists, including Nigerian Tribune’s TOLA ADENUBI, the Rector of the Academy, Commodore Duja Effedua, sheds more light on why the agreement was terminated. Excerpts;

PRIOR to your re-appointment for a second term of four years in office, some people raised a campaign of calumny against your person and office, accusing you of embezzling public funds. What do you have to say to this?

I don’t even know these people. You see,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune