Yesterday was a very remarkable day for president Buhari, Minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Lagos State Governor and the residents of Lagos and also the Governor of Oyo state and the people of Oyo state as the president commissioned the railway that runs from Lagos to Ibadan, and this railway project has been described by some Nigerians as president Buhari's landmark project in the south west.
N-power begins verification for Batch C applicants For N-Power Batch C Stream One applicants, the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development has begun the next process. The ministry had begun the next stage of enrolment with the verification of email addresses by applicants, according to a statement released by the Special Adviser to the Minister, Nneka Anibeze, through the Permanent Secretary, Bashir Alkali.
President Muhammadu Buhari is in Lagos for the dispatching of certain activities by the Federal Government. There is a weighty presence of safety agents in certain pieces of the business city dependent on the President's visit. He is right now at Ebutte Meta Terminal of the Nigerian Railway Corporation for the charging service of the Lagos Ibadan rail project and the banner off of business tasks.
Former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has spoken on his recent appointment as Deputy Chairman of the Southwest subcommittee of the Contact and Strategy Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Akinwunmi revealed that he was appointed to help deepen and consolidate gains of the party in the region, prepare it as a strong and viable institution for the present and foreseeable future.
Following the recent rise in attacks and destruction of several properties owned by the government and private individuals, the federal government has finally decided to take a decisive approach to deal with criminals, who takes pleasure in vandalism of government infrastructure across the country. In that regard, Oluwapolycarp gathered in a report from Channels Television that the federal government had earlier today held a town hall meeting on protection of public infrastructure in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
Over N3.8 billion is being spent to rebuild four bridges damaged by vandals and petrol-laden tankers, according to Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola. The minister made the announcement at a Town Hall Meeting on Public Infrastructure Protection in Abuja on Monday. The town hall meeting was organized by the Ministry of Information and Culture to address the ongoing and escalating destruction of key infrastructure, according to the Nigerian News Agency (NAN).
Below are cabinet members of Tinubu's led administration who have gone on to achieve greater heights in politics : 1.Prof.Yemi Osinbajo Nigeria's Vice-president Professor Yemi Osinbajo served as commissioner for justice in Lagos State for eight years under the administration of Bola Ahmed Tinubu for eight years ( 1999 - 2007 ) .
When Nigeria returned to democracy in 1999, Tinubu was just beginning to flex his political muscle.His party, the Alliance for Democracy, had just won in Lagos while the wind of the Peoples Democratic Party had swept across the nation winning from state to state.As governor of Lagos state, Tinubu assembled one of the finest array of technocrats in his administration.
When it comes to politics, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is truly a leader. Bola Tinubu served as Governor of Lagos state and today, he has successfully developed those who served with him into a formidable force in Nigeria politics. Below are Tinubu's cabinet members: 1.Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Her served as Commissioner for Justice under Tinubu and today, he is the Vice President of Nigeria. 2.Mr. Babatunde Fashola,SAN He served as the Chief of staff during the administration of Tinubu as Lagos state Governor. He later ruled
He is a veteran journalist and an environmentalist who holds the unusual record in Lagos State as a man who served in four different administrations in the state since 2003 and he is currently still in government.Mr Tunji Bello, the current Lagos State Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, is a veteran journalist who worked variously at Concord Press of Nigeria as a Feature Writer; was also an Assistant Features Editor, Political Editor, Editor Sunday Concord and National Concord at various times..
The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, says over N3.8 billion is being used to repair four bridges destroyed by vandals and petrol-laden tankers. He disclosed this on Monday in Abuja during a Town Hall Meeting on the Protection of Public Infrastructure. During the meeting that was organised by the Minister of information and Culture to address the continual and worsening damage of significant infrastructure, Mr Fashola uncovered that N203 million was being used to rebuild the Otedola bridge in Lagos and N605 million was also used to repair the Kara bridge.
The leaders of the All Progressive Congress in the South West held an important meeting about the state of the nation in Lagos State on Sunday. The meeting was chaired by the former National Chairman of the party, Bisi Akande.Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Alhaji Musiliu Smith and Segun Osoba were also present at the meeting.
As the 2023 General Elections is approaching, Top People's Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftains in Lagos State have started begun strategizing to ensure it wrestle power from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) which has held on to power since 1999.Prominent Politicians that may slug it out with the incumbent Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu in 2023 include 1.
RCCG Petitioner Apologises To Fashola The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, explained how his Ministry paid N151m to the Cartil Construction Nigeria Limited for the rehabilitation of the Ife-Ifewara Road.The Redeemed Christian Church of God had in a petition filed by Pastor Niyi Adebanjo on behalf of the General Overseer, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, and dated 9th February, 2021, accused the ministry of making payment to the tune of N151m to Cartil Construction Limited for the rehabilitation of the road which the church rehabilitated as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility.
Individuals from the Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday went against the absolute rejecting of the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pension Law 2007), which guarantees installment of annuities and different advantages to previous Governors Bola Tinubu, Babatunde Fashola and Akinwunmi Ambode and their agents.
Akinwunmi Ambode, the former Lagos State Governor, has spoken out about his recent appointment as Deputy Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress's Contact and Strategy Committee's Southwest subcommittee (APC). Akinwunmi stated that he was appointed to help the party deepen and consolidate its gains in the region, as well as to prepare it as a strong and viable institution for the immediate and long-term future.
The Redeemed Christian church of God has apologized to the minister of works, Babatunde Fashola for petitioning his ministry to the senate over procedures involving the award of contracts in the construction of a road in Ife-Ifewara. It will be recalled that the secretary to the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian church of God, pastor Niyi Adebanjo, had on March 24 this year, wrote a petition to the Nigerian senate against the federal ministry of works and housing over what the church claimed to be perceived
Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works and Housing, has urged collaboration and synergy among all Nigerians. He called on Nigerians, particularly professionals and other stakeholders, to work together to rebuild the country. Despite the problems and conflicts among many stakeholders and interest groups, the minister stated that Nigerians could work together to create a peaceful and harmonious nation.
It Is Time To Rebuild Nigeria Says Fashola. Photo Credit: Punch Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has called for synergy and cooperation among all Nigerians. He urged Nigerians, especially professionals and other stakeholders, to join hands to rebuild the nation.
News reports have comfirmed that The Redeem Christian Church of God has apologised to the Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola.The apology was made after Fashola explained the issue of payment to Cartil Construction Nigeria Limited concerning the rehabilitation of the Ife-Ifewara road in Osun.