LASWA threatens to sanction boat operators over passengers’ safety
The Managing Director, Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Damilola Emmanuel has threatened that boat operators who do not give priority to safety...
Death toll rises to nine in Lagos boat mishap
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.
LASWA reads riot act to boat operators
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.