oil spill

Namibia, Angola discuss transboundary oil spill preparedness and response

by editor1 / Aug 07, 2019 / 0 comments

Namibia's Ministry of Works and Transport and Angola's Recursos Minerais e Petróleos, are looking at strengthening preparedness and response in cases of an oil spill in accordance with the provisions set out in the International Convention on Oil Pollution Preparedness, Response and Cooperation.

Longbeach oil spill traced to vessel at Walvis Bay port

by editor1 / May 15, 2019 / 0 comments
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The Directorate of Maritime Affairs in the Ministry of Works and Transport has discovered an oil wash up on the beach near the Longbeach extension 1 north of Walvis Bay this morning.

Namibia urged to be prepared to prevent oil spills

by editor1 / Jun 05, 2018 / 0 comments

There is need for countries to be actively involved in off-shore gas and oil exploration to respond to incidences of oil spills on time.

Japanese vessel runs aground and causes another oil spill

by editor1 / Mar 22, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Another oil spill has been detected Thursday afternoon close to Mile 108 along Namibia's Skeleton Coast.

Source of Afrodite Beach oil spill still unknown

by editor1 / Mar 18, 2018 / 0 comments
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-An investigation to determine the source of a minor oil spill at Afrodite Beach has not concluded on a culprit yet.