Tag: Roads

We Have Concluded Designs for Return of Tolls–Fashola

Henry Solomon- October 2, 2019

The Federal Government has concluded designs for the return of toll plazas on Federal roads, Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has said. Fashola ... Read More

President Buhari to Pay Jigawa a Visit on May 7

Henry Solomon- May 1, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari is to pay a one-day official visit to Jigawa on May 7, Gov. Muhammad Badaru has said. Badaru, who made the disclosure ... Read More

Ember Months: FRSC Warns Against Night Journeys

Henry Solomon- November 24, 2017

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Friday warned drivers, especially commercial drivers, against night journeys due to its grievous consequences, if anything goes wrong. ... Read More

Basic Amenities Is What Nigerians Need Not Restructuring— Former LawMaker

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2017

Mr Bassey Dan-Abia Jnr, a former lawmaker representing Eket Federal Constituency, has said that Nigerians need more of basic amenities than restructuring. Dan-Abia made this ... Read More

FRSC To Start Monitoring Traffic On Radio Soon

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2017

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Traffic Radio Station will go on air very soon, Corps Marshall Boboye Oyeyemi has said. Oyeyemi told the News ... Read More

126 Roads, 5 Bridges Constructed At The Cost Of N16 Billion – Bindow

Henry Solomon- June 25, 2017

Adamawa State Governor, Muhammadu Jibrilla Bindow said his administration has executed 126 roads and five bridges at the cost of N16 billion. Bindow made this ... Read More

#NewsInPhoto: Fashola On South West Tour Inspects Projects In Lagos

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2017

Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on his day three of his inspection tour of the South West Zone, inspects highway projects ... Read More

News Summary 16/02/2017 Acting President Inspects Projects In Imo

Abdul Jimoh- February 16, 2017

Ag. President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo On Inspection Of Projects Acting President Inspects Projects In Imo The presidency has directed all contractors handling projects which are ... Read More

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura Commissions and Flags off Projects In The State

AMT Tanimu- January 29, 2017

His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura has commissioned some monumental bridges and road projects constructed by his administration in the Northern and Western zones. Gov. Almakura ... Read More

Governor Al-Makura Inspects Kokona Bridge, Roads Construction In Kokona and Karu

AMT Tanimu- December 20, 2016

His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura during an inspection visit to the ongoing road/bridge project around Karu International Market and Angwan Hasimu in Karu. The Governor ... Read More

How FG Plans To Develop Major Road In Each of The Six Zones

AMT Tanimu- October 1, 2016

Road Construction Hakeem Bello, Lagos: In order to ensure equitable development of road infrastructure across the country, the Federal Government has evolved a three-year plan ... Read More

Illegal Speed Bumps To Be Removed – FRSC

Henry Solomon- September 30, 2016

The National Council on Works has approved the removal of all illegal and inappropriate speed breakers on the nation’s highways. Mr Bisi Kazeem, the Head, ... Read More

Federal Government To Prioritize Ilorin-Jebba Road – Fashola

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2016

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said that the Federal Government will give urgent attention to the rehabilitation of the ... Read More

South Eastern Governors to Hold Emergency Meeting over Biafra

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2015

The Governors of South Eastern states will convene on Sunday the 22nd of November 2015 at an emergency meeting over the increasing agitation for the ... Read More

FCT Residents Worried Over Bad Roads and Deteriorating Infrastructure

Henry Solomon- November 5, 2015

Gwagwa Karmo Road in Abuja (Photo: Internet) Residents and motorists in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) expressed concern over the rate of deterioration of infrastructure ... Read More

Works Minister Allays Fear Over Abuja – Lokoja Highway

editor- December 4, 2014

Following the reported traffic grid lock on Abuja – Lokoja highways, the Minister of Works Mike Onolememen has assured motorists along the axis that before ... Read More

FG Approves New Road Contracts

editor- December 4, 2014

17 Strategic Highways Road Contracts and Bridges have been awarded by the Federal Government as part of the on-going transformation of the Road Sector.This formed ... Read More

FEC Approves Contracts For Infrastructural Development In South South And FCT

inno.korie- November 13, 2014

Segun Lawole The Federal government has awarded the contract for the upgrading of section 3, of the East/West road, a 15km stretch which was not ... Read More