Category: Infrastructure

Kogi Gov releases N3.98B for road projects

Abdul Jimoh- February 1, 2021

Gov. Bello to conduct power need audit of Kogi East Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has approved and released the total sum of 3 billion ... Read More

DPR shortlists 161 companies for final stage of marginal oilfield bid round

Abdul Jimoh- December 31, 2020

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) says 161 successful companies have been shortlisted to advance to the next and final stage of the bid round ... Read More

Food Security: Buhari orders NASENI to deploy refurbished tractors to farmers

Abdul Jimoh- December 30, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) to deploy all refurbished tractors to farmers to boost agricultural activities ... Read More

Kano State Govt to Build 5,000 Houses For Teachers

Suleiman Idris- December 25, 2020

  Kano would construct about 5, 000 housing units for teachers in public primary and secondary schools in the state, under the first phase of ... Read More

We are getting closer to self-sufficiency in liquefied petroleum gas production – Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- December 22, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria has moved a step closer to the nation’s dream of fully utilising its abundant gas potential. The president said this ... Read More

Works Ministry Sensitises Staff on Anticorruption

Suleiman Idris- December 18, 2020

A one-day Sensitisation Seminar on Anticorruption Policy was organised for the staff of the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing by the Anti-corruption and Transparency ... Read More

FG Energizes Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi with Solar Hybrid Mini-Grid

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2020

Under the Federal Government's Energizing Education Programme (EEP), the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (FUAM) in Benue state was energized with a 8.25MW Solar Hybrid ... Read More

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