Tag: Infrastructure

Nigeria’s research, dev’t infrastructure stand at 0.02% –TETFund boss

admin- May 24, 2019

The Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, says research and development infrastructure and productivity in Nigeria stands at 0.02 per cent. ... Read More

Experts want Buhari to prioritise mass housing development

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2019

Some operators in the housing and construction industry on Friday congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election, tasking him to approach the issue of housing, ... Read More

FG Considers Education Bond for Public Varsities

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

The Federal Government is considering setting up an education bond to finance infrastructure in public universities, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Buhari made the idea ... Read More

Lagos Govt Repairs Akute Intakes Water Leakages

Henry Solomon- November 8, 2018

Mr Muminu Badmus, the Managing Director, Lagos Water Corporation, on Thursday assured residents in areas affected by ongoing repairs of water leakages at the Akute ... Read More

Infantino Describes Qatar 2022 as “Best FIFA World Cup Yet”

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2018

FIFA President Gianni Infantino hailed Qatar’s progress on infrastructure ahead of its 2022 World Cup and said the tournament is poised to be the best ... Read More

Buhari Advocates for Improved Ports Infrastructure for African Countries

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has Advised African countries to improve on ports infrastructure and utilise all natural maritime endowments to facilitate trade. Buhari made the plea ... Read More

LASG seeks support of residents as Third Mainland Bridge undergoes test from August 23 To 26

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 20, 2018

The Lagos State Government has said that the Third Mainland Bridge will be temporarily shut down for from midnight of August 23 to midnight of ... Read More

National Council on Works Conference to Open August 13 in Birnin Kebbi

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

Mr. Theodore Ogaziechi, Director of Information, Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, says the 2018 Meeting of the National Council on Works will begin ... Read More

We are not leaving APC: Ondo deputy governor, cabinet members

admin- August 8, 2018

Cabinet members of the Ondo State Government have refuted rumours that they were leaving the All Progressives Congress(APC). They said the speculation was the handiwork ... Read More

Imo Commissioner Lauds Quality of Work on Federal Projects

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2018

The Imo Commissioner for Works, Mrs. Josephine Udoji, has lauded the quality of work being done by contractors executing Federal Government projects in the state. ... Read More

Prioritization, Efficient Management of Funds will Aid Projects Execution – MD Galaxy Backbone

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 22, 2018

Mr. Yusuf Kazaure, the Managing Director, Galaxy Backbone, said setting the right priorities and efficient management of available funds would enable government agencies to execute ... Read More

FG’s New Vision on The Niger Delta – Enekwechi

Tanimu- March 15, 2018

For several years the neglect of the oil-rich region of Niger Delta has been cited as reason for the restiveness occasioned by militancy and violent ... Read More

Senate Calls for a State-of-Emergency in The Health Sector

Henry Solomon- March 13, 2018

The Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to declare a state-of-emergency in the country’s public health sector over decay of infrastructure. The Senate also ... Read More

NITDA Clears Upgrade of EFCC/NFIU’s ICT Security and Systems Infrastructure

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2017

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has recently cleared the ICT Security and Systems Infrastructure Upgrade project of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ... Read More

Osun State: N69b Airport to be Ready in 8 Months, says Contractor

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ... Read More

Governor Bindow’s Vision For The Once Magnificent Yola Fountain

Henry Solomon- October 17, 2017

As the name implies, visionary leaders are successful in creating a positive and inspirational vision of the future and conveying that vision in an engaging ... Read More

Nigeria Tasks World Bank, IMF To Scale Up Access Renewable Energy

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Nigeria has asked the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to scale up the provision of and access to renewable energy in ... Read More

Nigeria Needs Manpower to Develop Infrastructure – CMD Boss

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 26, 2017

Dr Kabir Usman, Director-General, Centre for Management Development (CMD), says Nigeria needs very skilled manpower to develop the country’s infrastructure. Usman said in a statement ... Read More

Adamawa Govt. Approves N300 Mon for dam construction in Demsa

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 9, 2017

The Adamawa State Government on Wednesday approved N300 million for the construction of an earth dam in Nasarawo, in Demsa Local Government Area of the ... Read More

Lagos State Government Considers 293 Proposals

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2017

The Office of Special Adviser to Lagos State Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode on Overseas Affairs and Investment has considered a total of 293 investment proposals since ... Read More