Cleric calls for dredging of River Niger

  Bishop Prosper Amah of the Anglican Diocese of Ogbaru, has called for the  “immediate dredging”…

Maintenance dredging of River Niger: Another wasteful venture?

Appearing before the Senate Committee on Marine Transport to defend the ministry’s budget proposal for 2017…

Kebbi bans night travel on River Niger   

Kebbi state Governor Atiku Bagudu on Friday issued a standing order to the police, traditional leaders and officials…

Kebbi bans night travel on River Niger

By Patience Danjuma  Kebbi state Governor Atiku Bagudu on Friday issued a standing order to the…

Amaechi tasks NIWA on procurement of bigger dredgers for River Niger

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Ameachi yesterday said that the Nigerian Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has dredged…

FG begins modalities to develop navigation channel on River Niger

The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said that the Federal Government has begun processes…

FG begins modalities to develop navigation channel on River Niger — Minister

The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, has said that the Federal Government has begun processes…

River Niger boat accident death toll rises to nine 

The death toll from the River Niger boat accident that occurred on Friday has increased to nine with…

Seven die, 136 missing in River Niger boat accident 

No fewer than seven people have died and seven hospitalized in Ngaski Local Government Area of…

Reps probe River Niger dredging 

The House of Representatives on Wednesday said it would investigate the dredging of the lower River…

River Niger is drying up, FG warns

The federal government has raised the alarm that the River Niger is drying up. This alarm…

NIWA urges investors to take advantage of dredged River Niger

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has urged the private sector to take advantage of the…

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