Nasarawa Gov Sule flags off Idadu-Agwashi road

December 31, 2021 Mohammed Yangida 0

Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa state has flagged off the construction of the 24-kilometre Idadu/Agwashi road in Doma local government area of the state. Speaking at the event on Friday, Sule said the road was one of his campaign promises to open up rural communities. He said his administration was committed to impacting the lives of the people and would, Read More

Lawmaker constructs school, road, drills 10 boreholes for constituents

November 4, 2021 Sidi A. Umar 0

As part of his effort to support the Sokoto state governmemt on rural urban water supply, a PDP federal lawmaker, representing Sokoto North/South federal constituency, Hon. Abubakar Abdullahi Ahmad, has awarded contract for the drilling of five solar powered boreholes with overhead tanks in 5 communities under his constituency. This was contained in a press statement issued and made available Read More

Gombe commends EEC on timely completion of road project

November 2, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

The Gombe state government has commended the management of Eighteen Engineering Company International Limited (EEC) for the timely completion of the Degri – Bembelem- Reme-Dong-Talasse road in the state. The commendation by the state government was in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja and signed by Gombe state Director of Highway, Engineer Aliyu Isa Shinga Engineer Shinga said Read More

PGF boss to Ayu: Investigate mismanagement of N30bn mobilised for PDP secretariat

November 1, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and Director General of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) has challenged the new leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under Dr. Iyorchia Ayu, to investigate the mismanagement of N30 billions mobilised for the construction of its national secretariat. The APC chieftain also commended the opposition party for organising a successful Read More

Oyetola presents N129.7bn budget for 2022 fiscal year

October 5, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

The Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, Tuesday presented a total sum of N129,8bn budget to the Atate House of Assembly for the 2022 fiscal year. Presenting the budget tagged “Budget of Sustainable Development,” Oyetola said advancement of economy will be given priority. The budget presentation, which was the 30th since the creation of the state, was higher than the year 2021 budget of Read More

Tanker drivers blockade: Six days of siege on Niger state roads

September 30, 2021 Blueprint 0

Travellers and frequent users of roads in and out of Niger state went through unbearable ordeal last week over blockage of the road by tanker drivers. AIDELOJE OJO reports on the experiences. In the early hours of Thursday last week, two trailers arrived a spot where Minna road enters Bida road and parked inappropriately.Much later, other colleagues, including Yusuf Ibrahim Read More

FEC okays N38.4bn for completion of road projects in 5 states, INEC national commissioners sworn in

September 16, 2021 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved N38.4 billion for the completion of some inherited road projects in five states of the federation. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola made this known when he briefed State House correspondents at the end of the council meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja. According to him, Read More

In Ogun, Gov Abiodun orders contractor back to abandoned Mowe/Ofada road

August 4, 2021 Hakeem Adegbenro 0

The Ogun state government has ordered the contractor handling the Mowe-Ofada road reconstruction in Obafemi-Owode Local Government back to site. Contract for the reconstruction of the eight kilometers road was awarded by the immediate past administration of Governor Ibikunle Amosun in 2013. However, the road was abandoned by the contractor, CSCC in 2018, following the failure of the government to Read More