NIWA appoints new area managers in major shakeup


Story by Ibiyemi Seun

The Managing Director of National Inland Waterway Authority (NIWA), Senator Dr. Adeleke Mamora has rejigged the personnel of the Authority’s Area Offices nationwide for better service delivery, optimum performance and efficiency.

The General Manager Corporate Affairs, NIWA, Mr. Tayo Fadile who confirmed this in statement in Lokoja yesterday said that the decision was taken at the Management meeting held recently at the headquarters of NIWA in Lokoja, Kogi State.

Fadile noted that ten senior officers were appointed as new Area Managers, three were redeployed to other Area Offices, five retained their positions and four were recalled back to the headquarters.

Although he did not give details of the appointments, he however quoted the Managing Director as saying that “the new posting is an attempt not only to put the round pegs in the round holes, but the officers were carefully selected to enhance the operational efficiency of the Authority and also strengthen the revenue drive and provide better service delivery to all the relevant stakeholders nationwide”.

He thereafter disclosed that the appointment was with immediate effect.


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