Management Staff


Structured for Efficiency

The Managing Director/Chief Executive is responsible for the execution of the policies of the Authority and the day to day running of the affairs of the authority amongst other responsibilities.

The Authority has the following Departments: Engineering, Marine, Survey, Research, Planning and Environment, Finance, Human Resources and Administration, Corporate Affairs, Internal Audit, Legal Services, Procurement, Project Management and Special Duties, Port Services, Area Offices Co-ordination, Business Development and Inland Waterways Police Command.

Each Department is headed by a General Manager, who reports to the Managing Director/CEO.

NIWA also has a Governing Board, which supervises and drives forward the strategic direction of the Authority. The Board is headed by a Chairman.

Bola Oyebamiji, FCIB

Managing Director/CEO

Surv. Olawale J. Adetola

GM Business Development & Investment

Engr. Fibersima Tamunokubie

GM Area Offices Co-ordination

Yusuf Girei

GM Finance and Accounts

Agbahi Fidelis

GM Ports & Environmental Services

Abdullahi Aliyu Dabai

Acting GM HR and Administration

Engr. Dakio Horsfall

Acting GM Marine

Maisaje Japhet

Ag GM Internal Audit

Biyankare Naziru

Acting GM Legal

Engr. Fidelis Ejike

Ag. GM Engineering

Muazu Dan’ Azumi

Ag GM Research, Planning & Statistics

Surv. Henry Adimoha

Acting GM Survey

Ibrahim Isyaku Sade

Acting GM Procurement

Makama Suleman

Acting GM Corporate Affairs

Engr. Dangana Mohammed Amin

Ag. GM Project Management and Special Duties