By DAPO OLAWUNI
The Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) Chief George Moghalu has expressed readiness to synergize with maritime stakeholders and relevant agencies in his bid to reposition the agency for optimal performance.
To this end, the NIWA boss will on Thursday begin a two day visit to the agency’s facilities in Lagos and also interact with stakeholders.
Recall that Area Managers of NIWA were recently reshuffled, paving way for new bloods and ideas. Eng. Sadat Braimah is the Lagos Area Manager of NIWA.
According to a statement sent to our correspondent on Tuesday, the visit will enable the MD to engage stakeholders on how to make the waterways better.
The statement stated that Moughalu will visit the Lagos Area Office of NIWA on Thursday and interact with maritime stakeholders on Friday.
The statement reads in part,:”The managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority, Chief George Moghalu will be in Lagos for a two- day tour of Lagos area office projects and facilities.
“On arrival on Thursday, he will meet the staff of Lagos area office and after, visit some select project and facilities sites.
“He will also interface with stakeholders on Friday, chat with the press and other activities that may enrich his understanding of the Lagos waterways architecture