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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...

Lawmakers accuse NIWA of dubious contracts

Lawmakers accuse NIWA of dubious contracts

  The House of Representatives and Senate Committees have allegedly discovered infractions worth billions of Naira appropriated for National Inland Waterways Agency...

NIWA pulls down shanties, clears water hyacinth in Lagos 

NIWA pulls down shanties, clears water hyacinth in Lagos 

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Lagos Area Office, has pulled down shanties around Iddo waterfront to secure the area for navigation. The...

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Buhari appoints Muoghalu as NIWA Managing Director

  President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed the National Auditor of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) George Muoghalu as the new Managing Director of the National...