Transport

Moghalu Promises To Redefine NIWA, Change  Narratives Of Inland Waterways

    …Commends ATBOWATON,Inducts Frank Meke Into Association   The Managing Director, National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Dr George Moghalu,  has said that the authority  will be redefined to play strategic roles in the movement of good and services across the country. This is just as he demanded to know what the Nigerian Boat Operators […]

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ATBOWATON President Commissions Gbaji Yeke Jetty

  …Commends Tope Fajemirokun For Making Badagry Water Transport’s New Bride … Hails Engr. Joseph Phillip For Constructing Facility … I Built Jetty  To Open Up Community, Create Jobs For Young, Old–Initiator   President, Association of Tourist Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON), Mr Gani Tarzan Balogun yesterday, commissioned a boat jetty at […]


NIWA, NPA, NIMASA Crackdown On Illegal  Barge  Operators At Kirikiri

        Federal Maritime Agencies Committee on Activities of Barge Operators on Lagos waterways, has clamped down on illegal barge and jetty operators around the Kirikiri Light Terminal notorious as hide outs for deviant elements. In a show of massive enforcement led by operatives and security officers from National Inland Waterways  Authority(NIWA) Nigerian […]


Badagry Boat Operators Appeal To Federal,State Govts. To Provide World Class Jetties, Dredge Waterways

…Say Passenger Traffic On Marina–Badagry Route  Has Increased Tremendously …Business Created Over 5,000 Jobs The Chairman of  Association of Tourists Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria (ATBOWATON), Badagry Branch, Tope Fajemirokun  has appealed to both the Federal  and State Government to support  the association by dredging the waterways and  providing world class jetties in […]


Edo Govt. To Sanitise Motorcycle, Tricycle Operations, Check Influx Of Undocumented Riders

      The Edo State Government has rolled out a licensing system for motorcycle and tricycle riders in the state, in furtherance of its efforts to check the influx of undocumented operators and curb criminality perpetuated with the motorcycles and tricycles in the state. Director of Transport, Ministry of Infrastructure, Mr. George Aghahowa, in […]


Maritime Agencies Meet To Harmonise Operations

  …Constitutes Committee On Multi-Model Approach To Cargo Delivery     The Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA)Dr. George Moghalu has stated that all the maritime agencies in the country are looking for ways to harmonize their operations. He disclosed this while briefing the media at the end of All Heads of Maritime […]


NIWA Commissions 36 Seater Ferry Boat At Yelwa-Yauri

  …As Moghalu Visits Emir, Promises To Address Critical Issues Raised   The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has commissioned a 36 seater ferry boat at Yelwa-Yauri, Kebbi State recently. In his opening remarks during the commissioning, the Managing Director of NIWA, Dr. George  Moghalu thanked God for the opportunity given to the authority to […]


Ikorodu Boat Mishap Update: NIWA Releases Preliminary Report, Indicts Operator

  …Attributes Incident To Overloading, Violation On Regulation Regime …To Shut Down Operations Of Boat Owner   The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has stated that the ill fated Lalek Marine boat which capsized Friday night with 14 passengers rescued, six dead and one missing failed to adhere strictly to 6pm sailing regime guiding water […]