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.