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Update: Details emerge on the dead Police officer in Oworonshoki boat mishap

Following the boat accident which occurred yesterday, Tuesday, October 10, 2017, along Oworonshoki waterways, details have emerged on the Police officer who died in the accident. The spokesperson for the Zone 2 Command, SP Dolapo Badmos, who identified the deceased as Mary Adesoba, a police sergeant with the Force Number 022814,

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1,000 boats will make impact on Lagos waterways, says ferry operators

The Chairman and Managing Director, Lagos Ferry Services (LAGFERRY), Paul Kalejaiye has announced that for Lagos State to effectively cater for the growing number of commuters on Lagos waterways, over one thousand ferry boats will be required. Kalejaiye who spoke during the Second Edition of the Annual Stakeholders’ Conference on Water

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The end is near for illegal boat operators in Lagos; See why

In a renewed effort to stem the tide of boat mishaps often caused by illegal operations on the inland waterways, the Lagos State Government has announced plans to clamp down on illegal jetty and boat operators in the state. The Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola

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Nine dead, 17 others survive in Ilashe boat accident

At least nine persons have been confirmed dead in a boat accident that occurred in Ilashe, Amuwo - Odofin, Lagos today, Sunday, August 20, 2017. The death were confirmed in Ina statement credited to Abisola Kamson, Managing Director, Lagos State Waterways Authority, (LASWA). Kamson who revealed details of the incident said it

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