water transportation

NIWA removed cause of Tuesday’s boat accident in Lagos—Area Manager

NIWA removed cause of Tuesday’s boat accident in Lagos—Area Manager

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has confirmed it was able to pull out the wrecked wooden boat that caused the boat accident that claimed one life and left 19…

Video: Killer wrecked boat pulled out of Lagos waters

Video: Killer wrecked boat pulled out of Lagos waters

This wrecked boat used for sand carriage was cause of the recent boat mishap that claimed a life in Lagos. The National Inland Waterways Authority pulled it out of the…

NIWA commiserates with families of Lagos boat mishap victims

NIWA commiserates with families of Lagos boat mishap victims

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has extended their condolences to the Onilase of Ilashe, Lagos and the good people of the Ilashe Community, particularly families of those who lost…

Water Transportation: 12 die in Lagos boat mishap

Water Transportation: 12 die in Lagos boat mishap

Twelve persons were confirmed dead on Sunday after a boat mishap happened around Ilashe area of Ojo, Lagos State. Some of the passengers on the boat were rescued and are…

Lagos to regenerate Mile 2, Badagry, Epe waterfronts to boost water transportation

Lagos to regenerate Mile 2, Badagry, Epe waterfronts to boost water transportation

The Lagos State Government is set to regenerate the Mile 2, Badagry and Epe waterfronts in its efforts to optimally utilise the potential of water transport, and to further reduce…

NIWA MD underscores importance of waterways to economy diversification

NIWA MD underscores importance of waterways to economy diversification

The newly-appointed Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Mr Boss Gida Mustapha has expressed the commitment of the present administration to diversifying the economy through effective…

LASWA to check operational deficiencies in Lagos jetties

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) said it has commenced an enforcement exercise to correct operational irregularities identified in some jetties within the state…

More Lagos communities to enjoy ferry services as NIWA acquires 2 boats

More Lagos communities to enjoy ferry services as NIWA acquires 2 boats

Residents around Trade Fair, FESTAC, Satellite Towns, and Mile 2 environs of Lagos State will now enjoy ease of travelling by water transportation, with additional two catamaran boats acquired by…