INVITATION TO TENDER FOR PROJECTS CONTAINED IN THE YEAR 2017 BUDGET APPROPRIATION

1.0 INTRODUCTION The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), a Parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Transportation (FMOT) with Headquarters at Lokoja, Kogi State in line with the Public Procurement Act, 2007 hereby invites reputable and experienced Contractors to submit Tenders for the under-listed projects contained in year 2017 Budget Appropriation. 2.0. WORKS i. Procurement and

COMMINUQUE: 2nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION

COMMINUQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE 1 – DAY NIWA 2nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION HOSTED BY NATIONAL INLAND WATERWAYS AUTHORITY IN COLLABORATION WITH FEDERAL MINISRTY OF TRANSPORTATION AT LAGOS ORIENTAL HOTEL LEKKI, LAGOS NIGERIA ON TUESDAY, 25TH JULY, 2017 1.0 Preamble On Tuesday 25th July, 2017, National Inland Waterways Authority in collaboration with

Amaechi Commends Boss Gida as NIWA Commences River Niger Maintenance Dredging

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Chibuike Ameachi flagged off the of the maintenance dredging of the River Niger from Ajaokuta to Onitsha and commended the Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) Boss Gida Mustapha for looking inwards. Mr. Amaechi while while flagging off the maintenance dredging at Julius Berger Jetty in Ajaokuta on

FG to Launch Dredging of 162km Ajaokuta-Onitsha Waterways

The Nigerian Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has disclosed plans by the federal government to launch the dredging of the 162 km Ajaokuta-Onitsha waterways on April 28, in Kogi. Addressing newsmen in Abuja on Tuesday, Amaechi said that the dredging was an initiative of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA). The Minister commended the Managing

Contract Awarded for Dredging of River Benue

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said the Federal Government has awarded contract for the dredging of the critical part of River Benue. Mr. Amaechi, who disclosed this at the 2017 budget defence before members of the Senate Committee on Marine Transport on Thursday in Abuja, said that work will soon commence. He said

NIWA Moves to Concession Four River Ports

The Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Boss Gida Mustapha has said that the agency is inching closer to the final concession of the Onitsha, Lokoja, Baro and Oguta River ports. Mustapha, who stated this during a tour of the area offices under his jurisdiction, confirmed the receipt of certificate of compliance

Baro, Lokoja and Oguta Ports to be ready in 2017

The Managing Director of NIWA, Mr. Boss Mustapha said works on the N10 billion inland ports under construction in Baro, Lokoja and Oguta would be completed in 2017. Mr. Boss Mustapha, disclosed this in Lokoja during an interaction with journalists, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Mustapha said works on the ports at Baro,

NIWA deploys swamp devils to break blockage of navigational routes in Lagos

The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has deployed three swamp devils to break and unlock the blockage of navigational routes in Lagos state. Form Epe to Badagry and Ikorodu, water weeds have affected transportation, and has brought untold hardship to both commuters and boat operators. At Ikorodu jetty, where NIWA officials have been stationed to

Boss Mustapha vows to reposition NIWA for optimum performance

Managing Director of Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority, NIWA, Alhaji Boss Mustapha, has expressed his determination to reposition the agency for optimum performance. Alhaji Mustapha stated this during a chat with the Chairman of Nigeria International Ports and Terminal, NIMPORT, Development Promotion group, Mr Fortune Idu. He said that the authority would soon be taking its

Tender Notice

INVITATION OF PRE-QUALIFICATION AND FINANCIAL BID: INTRODUCTION The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Transportation (FMOT) with Headquarters at Lokoja, Kogi State in line with the Public Procurement Act, 2007 hereby invites reputable and experienced contractors to submit Tender (Technical & Financial) for the under-listed projects in the year