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FEC Approves N62bn For Kano-Gwarzo-Dayi Road Linking Katsina

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N62 billion for the construction of Kano – Gwarzo – Dayi road linking Kano and Katsina States. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Council meeting also approved the introduction of

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#EndSARS: Southwest Ministers Beg FG To Assist In Rebuilding Lagos

The ministers from the South-West zone have urged the Federal Government to support Lagos State to restore damaged facilities occasioned by the EndSARS protests in the state. They particularly appealed for the immediate repair of those facilities related to the

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‘Bad Roads’ In Nigeria Over Exaggerated – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday described the reports claiming the state of Nigeria’s roads as poor to be mere hypes. Fashola who was responding to question for him to justify the huge amount of

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Fashola Releases Names Of Corrupt Contractors

BY CHARLES EBI The Minister of Power Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, SAN, has released the names of some contractors who collected money from the government but failed to execute the contracts awarded to them. The names were forwarded

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We’ve Delivered On Power In Three Years, Says Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has unveiled a book titled ‘Proof of Infrastructure delivery across Nigeria’ highlighting his performance in the last three years, five months and eighteen days. In his address at the book

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FG Blames Delaying Infrastructural Development On Lack Of Funds

The Federal Government has attributed the slow pace in infrastructural development across the country to paucity of funds. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Raji Fashola, made this disclosure in Ilorin on Tuesday while speaking with newsmen at

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Maintenance Culture Will Assist FG To Create Jobs, Reduce Poverty — Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said the Federal Government would create long term employment and also reduce the poverty rate in the country through the maintenance of its public infrastructural assets. Speaking at the quarterly

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SERAP Sues Fashola, Wants Defaulting Electricity Contractors Named

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, over “failure to disclose specific names and details of contractors and companies that allegedly collected money for electricity projects but failed to

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Embrace Local Content In Electricity Industry – Fashola

By Cyril Ogar The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has urged stakeholders in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry to embrace local content in the production of materials, equipment and services to boost the economy. The minister

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Darkness Looms As GENCOs Threaten To Shut Down Plants

By Cyril Ogar The country may be thrown into total darkness if power generation companies in the country carry out their threat to shut down plants over challenges facing the power sector in the country. The generation companies, under the

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