As part of efforts to curb accidents on waterways, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has invested and mounted life buoys on Lagos brown waters from Marina to Ikorodu.
The Area Manager, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Lagos, Sarat Lara Braimah, has urged the Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON) to improve on services to water transportation users and comply with NIWA’s guidelines. Braimah made the call during a party organised by the Lagos chapter of ATBOWATON at…
17 Dec 2021
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), yesterday, distributed free life jackets to boat operators in Lagos State.
28 Nov 2021
The Managing Director of Nigeria Export-Import Bank (NEXIM), Abubakar Abba Bello, has disclosed that his organisation and African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have offered a grant of $750, 000 to support the surveying and charting...
18 Nov 2021
Justice Daniel Osiagor of a Federal High Court in Lagos has recused self from a suit filed by Admiralty Fleet Limited (BICS Garden) and Admiral Festus Porbeni (rtd) against Lagos State Attorney-General
8 Nov 2021
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has reassured law abiding stakeholders in possession of its approvals on the Right of Way of adequate protection to secure their projects...
20 Oct 2021
As part of efforts to address the challenges of siltation, flooding and solid wastes along the ferry channels around communities in Lagos, the Federal Government has commissioned a new jetty...
11 Oct 2021
The challenges in the maritime sector can only be addressed when inland waterways become fully functional, the Managing Director, National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Dr. George Moghalu, has said.
7 Oct 2021
The Nigerian Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has said it intends to increase monitoring activities on the inland waterways in order to carryout regulatory functions aimed at developing the inland waterways system.
29 Sep 2021
The National Inland Waterways Authorities (NIWA) has inaugurated an Inland Waterways Safety Joint Task Force to enforce safety protocols on Lagos waterways.
17 Sep 2021
The Nigerian Army Corps of Military Police has commenced a probe of an Army sergeant, John Ocheme, for the alleged shooting of a police inspector, Inah Ubi, last Wednesday.
7 Sep 2021
Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has restated the need for enhanced stakeholder collaboration