Tag: Works and Housing

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

FG Directs ‘Full Action’ Against Driver’s Licence Racketeers

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2018

The Federal Government has directed “full action” against unscrupulous driving school operators and other saboteurs of the nation’s driver licensing system. The Secretary to the ... Read More

Lagos, Ogun To Get 6 Substations To Boost Power Supply, Industrialization –TCN MD

Abdul Jimoh- July 31, 2018

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it will construct six 330kv transmission substations in Lagos and Ogun s to improve power supply and boost ... Read More

FG Seeks Support Of Lagos Residents To Close Third Mainland Bridge For Test Not Repairs

Abdul Jimoh- July 11, 2018

The Federal Government has called for support and understanding of Lagos State residents on the planned closure of the Third Mainland Bridge to allow for ... Read More

Expert Tasks Investors On `Made In Nigeria’ Building Materials

Abdul Jimoh- May 23, 2018

A Housing and Construction Expert, Mrs Lola Onwubalili has advised local manufacturers of building materials to invest in scarce building materials in the country to ... Read More

Trailer park: Fashola approves N133m compensation for 5 Abia communities

inno.korie- May 18, 2018

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has approved the payment of N133 million compensation to Abia communities for land acquired for ... Read More

Construction of Trailer Park: Fashola Approves N133m Compensation for 5 Abia Communities

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2018

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has approved the payment of N133 million compensation to Abia communities for land acquired for ... Read More

PTAD suspends 22,000 unverified pensioners from payroll

inno.korie- May 16, 2018

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Wednesday said it had suspended 22,021 pensioners from the payroll following the non-appearance of the pensioners for the ... Read More

We Will Not Tolerate Excuses To Delay Road Projects, Warns Minister

Abdul Jimoh- May 11, 2018

The Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Alhaji Mustapha Shehuri says the Federal Government will not tolerate excuses for delaying the completion of ... Read More

FG mulls termination of Abaji-Koton-Karfe dualisation road project

admin- May 9, 2018

Abaji-Koton-Karfe road project The Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has threatened to terminate the contract for the dualisation of the Abaji-Koton-Karfe road due to ... Read More

FG Threatens To Terminate Abaji-Koton-Karfe Dualisation Road Project

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2018

The Ministry of Power, Works and Housing on Wednesday threatened to terminate the contract for the dualisation of the Abaji-Koton-Karfe road due to “negligence” by ... Read More

FG Commits Over N3trn On Infrastructure Investments, Delivery-Minister

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2018

The Federal Government has committed over N3 trillion on infrastructure development in the country. The Minister of State II for Power, Works and Housing, Suleiman ... Read More

Nigeria Has The Capacity to Generate Over 7,000MW of Electricity – Fashola

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2018

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola says that the country now has the capacity to generate not less than 7,000 Megawatts ... Read More

Investigative Hearing: Fashola Appears Before House Committee on Power

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2018

Minister of power, works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says all administrative issues affecting the optimum performance of Transmission Company of Nigerian has been resolved. The ... Read More

Budget Matters: Ministry Advises Commentators To Use Citizens’ Portal

Abdul Jimoh- January 18, 2018

The Ministry of Budget and National Planning has advised commentators to use Citizens’ Portal provided by the ministry for clarification on budget matters before making ... Read More

Providing Uninterrupted Power Supply For University Students, Not a  Mere ‘Street lighting’ Project – Ministry

Abdul Jimoh- December 18, 2017

Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has refuted claim by some online media that the plan by the ministry to provide uninterrupted power supply ... Read More

FG processing release of Sukuk funds for road projects – DMO

inno.korie- November 29, 2017

The Debts Management Office (DMO) says Federal Government is processing the release of another funds to contractors working on the road projects. The DMO said ... Read More

Osinbajo Inspects Collapsed Bridge In Niger, Advises Motorists To Be Patient

Abdul Jimoh- July 10, 2017

Osinbajo Inspects Collapsed Bridge In Niger, Advises Motorists To Be Patient Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday, said the Federal Government will soon rehabilitate the ... Read More

Fashola Replies NASS: You Lack Understanding Of The Facts

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the ... Read More