Barge Operators Association of Nigeria (BOAN) has called for a collaboration of agencies to secure the inland waterways from attacks on cargoes. This comes as the Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ..
Double taxation and charges in foreign currency for barging business are crippling the industry, which has potential revenue generation of $10 billion into the government's account, operators have warned.
1 Sep 2021
Stakeholders have called for the navigation and regular dredging of water channels for vessels and crafts, as well as the removal of wrecks on waterways to expand areas where barges can navigate...
24 Aug 2021
Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) and Barge Operators Association of Nigeria (BOAN) have inaugurated a high-powered steering committee to harmonise the activities and operations of Barge operators in Nigerian waters.