Egbin Ikorodu boat mishap: Passengers did not wear life jackets- NIWA

Investigations by the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) Lagos Area Office has revealed that twenty one (21) persons including men and women who boarded an unmarked fibre boat W19 with 60HP engine did not wear life jackets. NIWA while confirming the occurrence of the boat mishap on 29th June, 2019 at about 2200hours in the Lagos Lagoon, between Badore in Ajah (Eti – Osa Local Government Area) and Egbin (Ikorodu L.G.A) said the boat is designed to take not more than 10 persons while the jetty at Badore which is…

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NIWA boss, Mamora tasks Lagos regional office on increase revenue generation

Photo Caption: From right: The new managing director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Senator Adeleke Olurunnimbe Mamora, NIWA general manager Lagos zone, Mr Muazu Sambo and CEO Tarzan Marine Engineering Services, Ganiyu Shekoni Balogun during a visit by NIWA boss and his management team to Tarzan Jetty and its other jetties in Lagos on Tuesday October 30. The new chief executive officer of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Senator Adeleke Olurunnimbe Mamora has tasked NIWA regional office in Lagos to redouble their effort in tripling its revenue…

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