Maritime Law

  • Wakama Tamunodiepiriye
Keywords: river transport; navigation in Nigeria; safe berth; waterways


This paper focuses on transportation in Galati, river transport talking on the Danube River
and Air Transportation, why is it needed, what important it will bring in Galati City. It analyses the
Challenges and suspect of a sustainable Maritime Industry in Nigeria , using SWOT to analyze, how to
grow or develop river in Nigeria, challenges failed by river and navigable water in Nigeria, methods
for improving river transport and navigation in Nigeria, difficulties of maritime transportation in
Nigeria and the last part of the paper focuses on the case study of a claim filed by Captain to owners
for MV Nivanga for a reward for salvaging m/v Catamaran to a safe berth.