Lagos launches waterways data monitoring system

Commuters using Lagos State’s water transport services are in for a fresh safety experience, with the…

NIWA seeks insurance cover for barges, cargoes on waterways

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) said it was working with barge operators to have a…

NIS to extend e-border surveillance to waterways

  The acting Comptroller-General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Idris Jere, has said that the service’s e-border…

U.S. allocates $14bn to expand ports, shore up waterways

  The Biden administration on Wednesday said it will fund $14 billion in projects to improve…

Inside President Biden’s $17bn plan for U.S. ports and waterways

While American ports are a cornerstone of the U.S. economy, outdated infrastructure and the COVID-19 pandemic…

Lagos begins move to develop waterways safety code 

  The Lagos State government on Monday engaged stakeholders on development of the State waterways safety…

Bayelsa imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew on waterways

  The Bayelsa State Government has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on its waterways as part of…

Court restrains NIWA from appropriating land around waterways

    The Federal High Court, Awka Judicial Division, presided over by Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, has…

Union protests insecurity on waterways in Bayelsa

  Following increasing insecurity on the waterways in Bayelsa State and rising cases of kidnapping of…

Bonny residents protest incessant attacks on waterways

  Residents of Bonny, the host community of the multi-billion dollars Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG),…

How can Nigeria curb incessant boat mishaps on its waterways? 

There is a need for the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) and the Lagos State Waterways Authority…

Kebbi bans use of waterways at night 

  Kebbi has banned movement of passengers and cargo in canoes after 6pm amidst safety concerns.…