Friday, 7th October 2022
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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.
12 Oct 2019
Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has again promised to fix bad roads in the state and embark on aggressive road re-construction from next month.
11 Oct 2019
The Federal Government has assured of a commitment to efficient utilisation of the inland waterways, in line with the transport sector transformation agenda.
9 Oct 2019
The newly-appointed Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief George Moghalu, has promised to continue with ongoing...
18 Sep 2019
Following the unending tussle between Lagos State and the Federal Government over control of the state Inland Waterways, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said Lagos has no right over management of the waterways.
31 Jul 2019
The NIWA and the LASWA have ended a decade of dispute on control of the waterways, by signing a cooperation agreement in the areas of responsibility, to end a subsisting legal tussle.
17 Jul 2019
The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki and the former President of African Ship owners Association, Barr. Temisan Omatseye would lead a rich delegation...
29 Jun 2019
Senator Adeleke Olurunnimbe Mamora is a chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), and Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly between June 2, 1999 and May 30, 2003.
24 Jun 2019
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has appealed to maritime operators to remit their relevant dues to the authority to enhance service delivery.
5 Jun 2019
A strategic step towards optimal utilisation of the nation’s waterways was taken at the weekend, when the National Inland Waterways Authority...
10 May 2019
National Inland Waterway Authority (NIWA) has re-jigged the personnel of the Authority’s Area Offices nationwide for better service delivery, optimum performance and efficiency. Under the rearrangement 10 senior officers were appointed as new area managers, four were redeployed to other area offices, seven retained their positions while nine of them were recalled back to the…


3 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with the leadership of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum over the reported cases of flood across the country.
4 hours ago
Byline : Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa, WorldRemit DOUALA, Cameroon, 7 October, 2022,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Right from birth, kids begin to actively pick up skills and knowledge as they engage with different environments. From the social skills they learn at home to the hygiene skills taught at school, all contribute to their development, but…
5 hours ago
A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
5 hours ago
Over the last twelve years, Nigeria has grown to master the practice of local content, to the extent of mentoring other resource-rich countries such as Uganda in promoting their own industries. Nigeria is one of the few countries to have enacted a primary regulation dedicated to it, with a broad objective to domicile a share…
6 hours ago
The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.