by Bernard Tolani Dada, Uyo
Members of the House Of Representatives Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration has commended the Acting Rector of Maritime Academy of Nigeria Oron Mr Mkpandiok Ante Mkpandiok for his commitment to the general improvement and infrastructural development of the academy.
Mohammed Bago, Chairman of the House Committee who gave the commendation in Oron when he led other members of the National Assembly to the Academy on facility tour of the institution expressed confidence in the Management of the Academy led by Mr Mkpandiok Ante Mkpandiok and lauded him for changing the face of the academy in less than one year in Office.
The House of Representatives Member expressed satisfaction with the spate of infrastructural development in the Academy and remarked that the spate of development in the Academy has changed when compared with what he saw during their last visit.
‘’The House of Representatives Members Committee on Maritime Safety, Education and Administration are very proud of you.
Speaking on Cadets training, Mohammed Bago assured the Academy that 50% of the Academy’s cadets will be given sea time experience in July this year while the remaining batch will be by December 2017.
In his remarks, the acting Rector of the Academy, Mr Mkpandiok Mkpandiok, while welcoming members of the National Assembly to the institution, described the visit of the Lawmakers to the academy twice within one year as a sign of greater glory in the academy.