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Master mariners urge NIWA, other regulatory agencies to step up safety campaign

Master mariners urge NIWA, other regulatory agencies to step up safety campaign

  President, Nigerian Association of Master Mariners (NAMN), Capt. Tajudeen Alao, has called on the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) and other regulatory...

Baro Port: NIWA urges immediate installation of cargo handling equipment

Boat mishap: NIWA to withdraw licences of erring operators

  The Lagos Area Office of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) told boat operators on Sunday that it would henceforth deregister and withdraw operational...

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...

Waterways accidents worry NIWA 

Dredging: NIWA asks Lagos State to caution its lawmakers

  The face off between the National inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) and Lagos State Government over dredging activities may enter another phase as the authority...

You can’t force us to reduce charges, boat operators tell NIWA

    The Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON) has said that it will not comply with the directive of the National...

Waterways accidents worry NIWA 

NIWA releases water buses, patrol boats to states, federal agencies

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Tuesday said that it has released waterbuses and patrol boats for use by relevant state and federal agencies in...

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

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

  As part of effort to contain the ravaging impact of the pandemic known as Coronavirus in the country, the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has donated...

Waterways accidents worry NIWA 

Waterways accidents worry NIWA 

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has expressed worry over incessant accidents on waterways across the nation. It said the body would not fold its...

Making water transportation attractive in Lagos

NIWA chief vows to make water transportation safe

  The Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), George Moghalu, said he has been working to identify the core challenges facing the...

NIWA goes tough on barge operators with fake license

NIWA goes tough on barge operators with fake license

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) said that it has commenced a total clampdown on barge and tugboat operators using fake license. Speaking against...

Substandard tugboats, barges on waterways worry NIWA

Substandard tugboats, barges on waterways worry NIWA

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has decried the use of substandard tugboats and barges during cargo evacuation by barge operators from the Apapa...

NIWA threatens to impound rickety boats, sanction operators

NIWA threatens to impound rickety boats, sanction operators

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) in Lagos has said it will ground any boat that fails to meet certain operational specifications. The agency also...