The Minister of Marine and Blue Economy, Adegboyega Oyetola, has announced that at the global level, Blue Economy is estimated at more than 1.5 trillion dollars annually, he urged stakeholders to seize the opportunity and become a significant player in the industry.
He added that part of his vision is to ensure that inland rivers, lakes, and waterways are well utilized, both in terms of cargo shipment and passenger transportation.
“I strongly believe in the power of collaboration, and dedication to service. The collaborative effort of a group to achieve a common goal can only be efficient and effective through team work. This is why I crave your indulgence that we must work as a team to deliver on our mandate. Let us work together to find innovative solutions to the challenges we face, ensuring that our oceans and marine life are safe, reliable, and sustainable.