Railway Construction: Lagos To Close Two Roads

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday has announced its plan to close two roads in the the state for the ongoing Lagos – Ibadan railway project. The two roads to be affected ate Jonathan Coker Street in the Fagba area and Yaba Level Crossing. According to a statement by the state government, Jonathan Coker StreetContinue reading “Railway Construction: Lagos To Close Two Roads”

PRESIDENT BUHARI’S NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO NIGERIANS

A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT AT NEW YEAR My Dear Compatriots, NIGERIA’S DECADE Today marks a new decade. It is a time of hope, optimism and fresh possibilities. We look forward as a nation to the 2020s as the opportunity to build on the foundations we have laid together on security, diversification of our economyContinue reading “PRESIDENT BUHARI’S NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO NIGERIANS”

Gov Sanwo-Olu Signs N1.168trn Budget Into Law

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the 2020 budget of N1.168 trillion into law. The signing took place on Tuesday, at the Lagos House, Ikeja, with the Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and the Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, present. Sanwo-Olu said that the budget would be implemented responsibly, transparently andContinue reading “Gov Sanwo-Olu Signs N1.168trn Budget Into Law”

Apapa-Oshodi Expressway Will Be Ready December 2020 –Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola says that the Apapa-Oshodi Expressway will be be ready in the 12 months’ time Fashola affirmed this while inspecting the progress of the ongoing construction of the road alongside President of the Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote. “Businesses have started coming back on Liverpool Road because theContinue reading “Apapa-Oshodi Expressway Will Be Ready December 2020 –Fashola”

LAGOS GOVT COMENCENCE REMODELING OF MAJOR ROUNDABOUT

Lagos State Government, on Saturday, commenced infrastructural improvement on four identified junctions – 2nd Roundabout Lekki/Epe Expressway, Ikotun, Allen Avenue and Maryland in the metropolis. Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, during a tour of the four locations, said that the projects are in line with the administration’s commitment to easing traffic congestion in theContinue reading “LAGOS GOVT COMENCENCE REMODELING OF MAJOR ROUNDABOUT”

NEWS IN A FLASH – President To Rename 10 Streets After Himself

The decision of the Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, to rename ten roads in eight urban centres after himself, has got the citizens talking. The decision was reached, following a cabinet meeting on Thursday, where it was announced that several roads in the country would be named after the nation’s heroes. However, the number of streetsContinue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – President To Rename 10 Streets After Himself”

NEWS IN A FLASH – We Want To Concentrate On Completing Ongoing Road Project – Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has restated that the Federal Government, through the Ministry, was focusing on the completion of ongoing road projects in the country as recommended by President Muhammadu Buhari in his Budget Speech at the National Assembly. Fashola, who was reacting to a story attributed to the Chairman,Continue reading “NEWS IN A FLASH – We Want To Concentrate On Completing Ongoing Road Project – Fashola”

TAKE A 90 DAY NO LOCAL FLIGHT CHALLENGE – PDP TO FASHOLA.

Bamidele Salam, a main opposition Peoples Democratic Party’s lawmaker has launched a 90-day challenge, in which he dared Babatunde Fashola, minister of works to travel around the country by road. This comes as the minister denounced claims of record number of bad roads in the country and accused Nigerians of false alarm. “The roads areContinue reading “TAKE A 90 DAY NO LOCAL FLIGHT CHALLENGE – PDP TO FASHOLA.”

Between Fashola And The Reality

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, insisted on Wednesday that Nigerian roads were not that bad as often portrayed. Speaking shortly after the Federal Executive Council meeting, he said reports on the poor state of the country’s roads were mere hypes. The roads are not as bad as they are oftenContinue reading “Between Fashola And The Reality”