Lagos State Government has said increased public-private collaboration is critical to foster growth and investment in waterways transportation in the country, which has the potentiality of reducing traffic congestion in the state.
18 Dec 2020
As part of efforts aimed at creating employment opportunities and converting waste to wealth, Lagos State government has trained over 150 youths in the art of converting water hyacinths into ornaments.
19 Oct 2020
Lagos State government has said that the safety of all waterways users in the state is one of the cardinal objectives of Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), saying that it will not shy away from its primary responsibility.
11 May 2019
The Managing Director, Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Damilola Emmanuel has threatened that boat operators who do not give priority to safety...
9 Nov 2018
About 24 hours after a passenger boat heading to Ojo from Coconut jetty was involved in a mishap, the five bodies missing following the conclusion of the initial rescue operation have not been found. On Wednesday night, a boat conveying 20 passengers capsized mid-sea in Lagos State.
14 Sep 2018
The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) has said it will not condone activities of boat operators who endanger the lives of passengers. According to the agency, it is critical that safety issues are taken seriously to encourage more residents to patronise water transport.