Awwal BamangaAssistant Chief Marine Environment Management Officer at Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA)
Dr Bamanga holds a Ph.D. Degree in Environmental Sciences and Sediment Geochemistry from the University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom. He has been researching for the last 3- 6 years, based on specialty in the field of Environmental sciences and Marine Sediment Biogeochemistry and Ecosystem. Currently, he is the Assistant Chief Marine Environment Management Officer with the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) responsible for regulating shipping activities in relation to its core mandate of ensuring safer and protection of marine environment in line with the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Conventions and Protocols.