Dandal Kura Radio International Kanuri: Kowu’o Fal Kanuri Milion Mew’wu Kla
Kanuri Miliyan Goma, Murya Daya
Dandal Radio 98.9FM Voice for Peace
Dandal Kura FM 98.9 Kowo’u nabtu N3l3fay3
Dandal Kura FM 98.9 Muryan Zaman Lafiya

  • FM Stream
  • Shortwave

At Least 29 Persons Killed In Niger State Community Boat Accident

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

No fewer than twenty nine persons have died in Malale Waterfronts in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State following various accident in 2022.

The National Inland Waterway Authority (NIWA), through its Managing Director, Dr. George Moghalu confirmed that the figure declined after several efforts to curb accidents compared to the over 100 deaths recorded in 2021.

Dr Moghalu stated during the commissioning of PB Port Harcourt Fibre Patrol, Surveillance Boat at the Malale Waterfronts, Borgu Local Government Area of the state, that the reduction in the mishaps is hinged to the cutting of tree stocks on the waterfront.

Represented by the Deputy Director, Navigation, Captain Abdulkadir Abu, the Managing director advised water users to avoid night journeys and desist from boarding without life jackets.

Leave a Reply