16 Sep 2020
The Federal Government, in conjunction with Lagos State, yesterday ordered the stoppage of all barge operations, which have desecrated the once beautiful and peaceful Marina coastline.
22 Aug 2020
The Senate on Friday beamed its searchlight on the remittance of N44.5billion into the Consolidated Revenue Fund in 2019 out of N2.4trillion generated by Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) which put the officials of the resources on edge. Heads of many of the other revenue-generating agencies invited by the Senate's joint committee on Finance and…
4 Jun 2020
Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN) has declared that the state House of Assembly has constitutional powers to investigate dredging activities within its waterways.
29 Mar 2020
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) says it has reduced activities on the Nigerian waterways to curtail the spread of the ravaging COVID-19...
12 Mar 2020
House of Representatives Committee on Nigerian Navy has sought partnership with the Navy, sister agencies and other stakeholders to work towards enhancing and securing the maritime industry.
27 Feb 2020
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has begun moves to upgrade its facilities and safety standard with a view to sanitising water transportation on the nation’s waterways.
27 Feb 2020
The Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Dr. George Moghalu, has said his organisation is considering banning night operations by boat operators
25 Feb 2020
MANAGING Director/Chief Executive Officer (MD/CEO), National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief George Moghalu, yesterday said that talks on the concession of Onitsha Port as an inland waterway had reached advanced stage and would soon be concluded.
25 Nov 2019
Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Dr. George Muoghalu, has expressed concern over the slow pace of work on the Lamata River Port in Lokoja
13 Nov 2019
The Senate yesterday urged the Federal Government to quickly complete the Baro Riverport project in Niger State. It also urged the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to facilitate the rehabilitation of the narrow-gauge railway
11 Nov 2019
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has vowed to ensure that the nation’s waterways are all year round navigated to boost maritime business and grow the economy.
30 Oct 2019
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), has expressed its commitment to work with all stakeholders in the quest to link the N6billion Baro River Port with good roads and rail network.