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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 Apr 2019
In six months’ time, precisely September 13, 2019, Pa Hassan Adisa Babatunde Fasinro, one of the founding fathers of Lagos State, popularly...
2 Apr 2019
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Monday said a boat carrying 12 pupils of the Government Secondary School, Tarkwa Bay from Osborne to Marina in Lagos was arrested on Thursday March 28, because none of the pupils had life jackets on. This is even as the agency further revealed that all the pupils were…
13 Mar 2019
The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has awarded a contract for the supply and installation of a 64-ton mobile harbour crane at the Lokoja River Port.
10 Mar 2019
Lokoja, the confluence town may soon have a river port as the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) signed a contract agreement with Messrs Liebherr Nigeria...
23 Jan 2019
Not many would believe that the newly-inaugurated Baro River Port in Niger State, was the first colonial port in Nigeria, as the new structure is inclined to modern ports operations.
25 Dec 2018
The N2.5 billion Baro ports project appears to have received a lease of life after the deplorable condition of the access road delayed the project for several months. But there is the worry that the project may not live up to expectations if road infrastructure problem persists.


33 mins ago
The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Enugu, Most Rev. Dr. Callistus  Onaga, has expressed gratitude to God for the cooperation that exists between the Church and the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi in Enugu State, describing it as “wonderful.” Bishop Onaga, who spoke at this year’s Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, held at the…
38 mins ago
The Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU), Abia State, chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said it is binding on Federal Government to pay its members for the eight months they were on strike, despite its ‘no work, no pay’ policy. ASUU’s National President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, made this known…
2 hours ago
Medview Airline has condemned yesterday's early morning invasion and sealing of its properties located at Olowu, Ikeja and Lekki Lagos State by a team of policemen under the guise of executing a court order to take possession of the properties. The Managing Director of the airline, Mr. Muneer Bankole, stated that the company is currently…
3 hours ago
•Says Delta stands to benefit more from Tinubu presidency •Asks Ndokwa nation to deny Gov Okowa a ‘third term’ through Oborevwori Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has, campaign stop after campaign stop, canvassed votes for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and all candidates of the party…
3 hours ago
*Vows to set aside $10b for youth and women empowerment Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has warned the people of Lagos against returning the All Progressives Congress (APC) to power at both the state and federal levels in next February's general elections. The former Nigerians vice president, who spoke…