NIWA releases water buses, patrol boats to help fight against COVID-19


The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has pledged its water buses, patrol boats and other watercraft for use by relevant agencies in the fight against the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.

In a statement made available to Tribune Online, on Tuesday, by the new Spokesman of NIWA, Mr Jibril Dard’au, this gesture is in furtherance to the donation of N10m by the agency towards the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic.

According to the statement, “Further to our earlier financial contributions, the Managing Director, National Inland Waterways Authority, Chief Dr George Moghalu, has authorised the release of the Authority’s water-buses, security patrol boats and other craft for use…

Source: Nigerian Tribune