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Covid-19: NIWA donates N10m to NCDC, Lagos State

NIWA threatens to shut operator of ill-fated Ikorodu boat  

    The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has threatened to shut down the operations of Lalek Marine boat services, the company whose boat was...

Armed pirates attack LNG carrier off Bonny

Pirates hijack boat, abduct passengers in Rivers 

  Gunmen suspected to be sea pirates have hijacked a passenger boat along the waterways of Namasibi, New Calabar Rivers, Degema Local Government Area, Rivers State....

Navy intercepts boat with 144 drums of diesel

Navy intercepts boat with 144 drums of diesel

  The Nigerian Navy Ship, NNS Victory patrol team on a routine patrol intercepted a wooden boat laden with 144 drums of petroleum product suspected to be illegally...

Two migrants missing in boat after collision

Two migrants missing in boat after collision

Two migrants are missing from a boat that collided with a Greek coastguard vessel in the Aegean on Wednesday. The state broadcaster ERT reports that the boat with 34...

Two migrants missing in boat after collision

Two migrants missing in boat after collision

  Two migrants are missing from a boat that collided with a Greek coastguard vessel in the Aegean on Wednesday. The state broadcaster ERT reports that the boat with...

Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California

Over 30 trapped as boat catches fire off California

Rescuers were scrambling Monday to reach more than 30 people who were sleeping below deck when their scuba-diving boat caught fire off the California coast, with reports...

NIMASA dakuku peterside

NIMASA officials lament lack of access to boat hired for N3.7m daily by agency

Fresh documents made available to SHIPS & PORTS DAILY weekend has revealed discontent by some staff of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency...

Baro Port: NIWA urges immediate installation of cargo handling equipment

NIWA laments boat operators’ poor safety record

Amidst incessant boat mishaps on the nation’s inland waterways, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has expressed concern over what it described as...

Eight dead in India ferry mishap

Lagos recovers 12 bodies from boat mishap

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) has recovered 12 bodies so far in the latest boat mishap on the Badore-Ijede sea route, which occurred on Saturday night. The...

Marine police rescue 3 in Badagry boat mishap

LASWA recovers one more body from Lagos boat mishap

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Monday said one more body had been recovered, making seven people confirmed dead in a Saturday night boat mishap on Lagos...

Marine police rescue 3 in Badagry boat mishap

3 drown, 4-year-old missing in boat accident

Rescuers were searching Friday for a four-year-old girl missing after a boating accident in eastern France that killed three people, local officials said. The inflatable...

South Korea vows to continue search for missing Hungary boat victims

South Korea vows to continue search for missing Hungary boat victims

South Korea on Friday vowed not to give up hope in the desperate search for 21 people still missing two days after a sightseeing boat carrying mainly South Korean...