Ex-Minister Urges Niger River Dredging (Nigeria)

Former Minister of Transport, Rear Admiral Festus Porbeni considers dredging of the River Niger as a possible ...

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Nigeria: Officials to Extend River Niger Dredging

According to chairman of Senate committee on environment and ecology, Senator Bukola Saraki, the River Niger ...

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Nigeria: Umeh Calls for River Niger Dredging

National Chairman, All Progressives Grand Alliance, Chief Victor Umeh, has urged the Federal Government to dredge ...

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Nigeria: Officials Warn Contractors Over River Niger Dredging

The Vanguard reports that the House of Representative Committee on Marine Transport has warned contractors handling ...

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NIWA: River Niger Dredging Successful and Beneficial ...

River Niger Dredging Successful and Beneficial

  Alhaji Ahmed Yar’Adua, the Managing Director of National Inland Water Ways (NIWA), said that the Lot 5 ...

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Nigeria: Representatives Summon Transport Minister on ...

Representatives Summon Transport Minister on River Niger Dredging

The House of Representatives wants its Committee on Marine Transport to ask the Minister of Transport to explain ...

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Nigeria: NIWA Honors 24 Communities for Their Help in ...

Twenty-four river side communities from the dredged LOT 5 of river Niger covering Jamata Bridge near Lokoja in Kogi ...

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Nigerian Society of Engineers Calls on FG to Expedite ...

The Federal Government is now being called upon to facilitate action on the dredging of the River Niger to open the ...

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Nigeria Loses Money Due to Poor Project Design in FCT ...

Nigeria is once again losing N9,027,193,375.10 to poor design of projects in the provision of infrastructure in two ...

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Nigeria: House of Representatives to Ensure Completion ...

The House of Representatives said it will do everything within its powers to ensure the ongoing dredging of the ...

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Nigeria: Ministry of Transport Clarifies Its Stance on ...

The Ministry of Transport has clarified its stance on the alleged media report about a purported 34.8bn scam that ...

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Nigeria: River Niger Dredging Contract Needs Review

The N34.8billion River Niger dredging contract which the late President Umaru Musa YarÁdua signed with five foreign ...

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Nigeria: Dredging on River Niger Nears Completion

The Managing Director of Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Achitect Aminu Ahmed Yar’ Adua has said ...

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Nigeria: Two Companies Apply to Use Niger River

Navigation along the River Niger is now feasible with the additional N10 billion spent by the Federal Government to ...

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Nigeria: NANTS Unhappy with Intensity of Niger River Dredging

The Nigerian traders under the auspices of National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS) are not happy with the ...

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Nigeria: River Niger Dredging Will Be Completed Soon

Minister of Transport, Alhaji Yusuf Suleiman, has allayed fears of the public over delay in the dredging of River ...

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Nigeria: Government Wants to Speed-Up Dredging on Lower ...

The federal government is determined to fast-track the completion of the dredging of the lower Niger River, the ...

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Ongoing River Niger Dredging Will Be Completed in ...

The Minister of Transport, Mr.Yusuf Suleiman, has said that the ongoing dredging of the River Niger will be ...

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June Deadline for River Niger Dredging Not Achievable ...

The Minister of Transport, Yusuf Suleiman, has said that the deadline for the completion of the on-going dredging ...

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Militants Provide Security for Dredging Project in ...

Armed militants and prominent youths from some communities in the Niger Delta are now giving security cover to ...

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Multi Billion Lower Niger Dredging Project is Half Done

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NI-WA) yesterday said that the multi billion naira Lower Niger Dredging ...

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