Adeosun, Fashola, Sirika Meet China EXIM Bank Officials

Photo Caption: From Left; The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola; Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Muhammad Musa Bello; Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun; President of China Export Import Bank, Liu Liange; Nigerian Ambassador to China, Ahmed Baba Jidda and Minister of State for Aviation, Abubakar Hadi Sirika, in a […]

Fashola, Afe Babalola, Others For Africa’s Infrastructural Development Discuss 2018

Story by Adenike Fagbemi Leading experts across the globe will from Wednesday March 28th to 30th, 2018, converge on Lagos to deliberate on the infrastructure deficit in Nigeria and other African countries in commemoration of this year’s edition of the International Conference on Infrastructure and Development in Africa (ICIDA). This edition which doubles as the […]


Fashola Says FG Have Disbursed N20.24 bn For 2,724 Mortgages

The Federal Government on Thursday announced that it had so far disbursed a total of N20.24 billion for 2,724 mortgages to support Nigerians in buying their own homes since May 2015. According to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, the disbursements were made through the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria under […]

Fashola Shuns Lagos LG Polls

…As Tinubu, Ambode, Jakande brave downpour to vote Former Governor of Lagos State and Minister of Works, Housing and Power, Babatunde Fashola, did not vote on Saturday at the Lagos Local Government election held across the State. The former governor was conspicuously missing at Ward G3, Unit 002, State Senior Grammar School, Itolo, where he […]

Reps summon Fashola over ‘breach of parliamentary privilege’

The house of representatives has summoned Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, over an alleged breach of parliamentary privilege and public incitement. The resolution of the house followed a motion sponsored by Sadiq Ibrahim, a lawmaker from Adamawa state. While moving the motion, Ibrahim said that the minister allegedly inserted state government projects […]

N100 billion needed to reconstruct Apapa road- Fashola

The design and other requirements needed for the reconstruction of the Apapa road in Lagos State are ready, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said. He also reiterated that the Apapa area was a priority to the Federal Government under the ministry’s programme to solve the issue of roads leading […]

Perform or face dire consequences, Fashola tells Gencos, Discos

Worried by the slow  progress made in the power sector, the minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has charged all stakeholders in power sector to adhere strictly to all conditions in their contract with federal government or face dire consequences. This is just as the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, at 14th monthly […]

I’ll resist payment when there’s no electricity – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has said he will, like other consumers, be more resistant to payment of electricity bill if there is no supply. Fashola said this on Monday at the 12th Monthly Power Sector and Stakeholders’ Meeting in Ibadan hosted by Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company. Power generation in […]

Fashola reintroduces weigh bridges on nation’s highways

  Minster of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Tuesday that the Federal Government would reintroduce the use of weigh bridges on the nation’s highways. Mr. Fashola made the disclosure while answering questions from journalists at the ongoing Made in Nigeria (MAIN) Summit 2016 at the Eko Atlantic City in Lagos. The minister […]

Today’s Headlines

Today’s headlines Advertisement Kogi governor promises to settle down for governance Fresh primary election in Ondo unnecessary- APC Benue gov promises to wipe out ghost workers from state Candidate imposition: Ogun APC writes, warns Amosun ahead LG polls CNPP wants independent investigation on budget padding FG not selling all national assets – Udo Udoma Nigeria […]