Category: Infrastructure

Yuletide: Fashola directs contractors to make Lagos-Ibadan Expressway motorable, safe

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2020

The Minster of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has directed Julius Berger, the contractor handling section one rehabilitation/reconstruction of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to speed ... Read More

Deep Blue Project equipment will be ready by March 2021, says Amaechi

Abdul Jimoh- November 20, 2020

Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi has said that all equipment needed for the Deep Blue Project would be ready by March 2021. Amaechi said this ... Read More

FG Completes First Phase Rehabilitation of Third Mainland Bridge, Commends Citizens’ Patience

Henry Solomon- November 19, 2020

The Federal Government on Thursday announced completion of the first phase rehabilitation of the Third Mainland Bridge and a planned 18 hours total closure of ... Read More

Kaduna Inland Dry Port strategises to render improved services

Abdul Jimoh- November 11, 2020

The Kaduna Inland Dry Port says it is strategising ahead of 2021 to render better services to its clients and to woo more partners in ... Read More

Kano Govt plans housing estates in 5 Emirate Councils – Commissioner

Suleiman Idris- November 10, 2020

Kano State Government says N30 million has been proposed in the 2021 budget to kick start the process of constructing housing estates across the five ... Read More

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Moves To Address Epileptic Power Supply

Suleiman Idris- October 25, 2020

A meeting of the Niger State Government and representatives of the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC has been scheduled for next week to discuss issues ... Read More

Ooni to build multi-million Naira chemotherapy centre in UCH

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has promised to build a  multi-million Naira Chemotherapy Centre at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan. This is ... Read More

Ministry of Transport Sets Committee for Disbursement of N10bn

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

Ministry of Transportation has constituted a committee to draw up guidelines for the disbursement of the ten billion naira Federal Government palliative fund for road ... Read More

Yobe Governor Inaugurates Construction of Houses for IDPs

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

Governor Mai-Mala Buni on Friday in Damaturu inaugurated the  construction of 15 units of two-bedroom semi-detached houses for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the state. ... Read More

Edo refinery begins production Sept

Abdul Jimoh- September 8, 2020

The management of the multi-million naira Edo Modular Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited says the project is 99 percent completed and will commence operation end of ... Read More

FG Congratulates Adesina on Re-election as AfDB President

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2020

The Federal Government has congratulated Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of African Development Bank (AfDB) Group on his re-election as the eighth president of the bank ... Read More

Aregbesola Flags Off Construction of Engineering Resource Centre, Decries Skill Gap

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2020

The Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday in Lagos called for manpower development to address the skill gap in engineering practice to achieve ... Read More

Power: CBN directs banks to gurantee NBET, TCN

Suleiman Idris- August 27, 2020

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed Deposit Money Banks (DMB) to provide bank gurantees to Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET) and Transmission Company ... Read More

COVID-19: Governors say 29 states Receive Fund to Strengthen Public Health Response -NGF

Olisa- August 20, 2020

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF)  says 29 states have received funding from the Regional Disease Surveillance Systems Enhancement (REDISSE) project to strengthen their public health ... Read More

COVID-19: Asaba Airport Reopens, Records First Flight

Henry Solomon- August 17, 2020

The Asaba Airport on Monday recorded its first flight, four days after it was reopened by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), for meeting the ... Read More

Kano Government Revokes 5km Dawakin Tofa Road Contract

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2020

Kano State Government has revoked the contract for the construction of five kilometre dual carriage way in Dawakin Tofa town, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area ... Read More

Rail Transport Remains Game Changer for Nigeria’s Economy – Shippers’ Council

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2020

The Executive Secretary of Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC ), Hassan Bello, has said that rail transport remains the game changer for the Nigeria’s economy and ... Read More

AKK gas: Stakeholders want early delivery

Abdul Jimoh- August 12, 2020

Stakeholders in the Nigerian economy have asked the Federal Government to ensure early delivery of Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK), gas pipeline project for its economic importance. They ... Read More

Kogi lauds FG’s establishment of technology innovation centre in KSU

Abdul Jimoh- August 11, 2020

The Kogi Government has commended the Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy for establishing an Information Technology Innovation Centre at Kogi ... Read More

NNPC, Partners Resolve OML 130 Dispute

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has agreed with its partners to settle all outstanding issues surrounding the development of Oil Mining Lease (OML), 130. ... Read More