Babatunde Raji Fashola is the current minister of works and housing. The senior advocate of Nigeria is a former governor of Lagos State. Fashola governed Lagos State between 2007 and 2015 and effected a lot of changes in the state. He had earlier served in Bola Tinubu's administration before he emerged as governor in 2007.
Tinubu is a Human Builder, Meet his Six Political Disciples Currently Holding Top Positions in Nigeria
Without doubt, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu is one of the Most Dominant Political Figure in Nigeria at the moment. The Former Governor of Lagos State is an Human Builder who has mentored several Politicians that are Currently holding Top positions at different level of Governance. Below is a list of Six Prominent Political Disciples of Tinubu who are presently holding Top Positions in President Muhammadu Buhari's Cabinet.
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has said that Nigerians will not value the essence of borrowing under President Muhammadu Buhari's administration until his principal completes his tenure of eight years in 2023. The former Lagos State governor, who became a Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria immediately after serving the state for eight years, said that it is not President Muhammadu Buhari that is taking loans but Nigeria does.
In the early hours of today, several photos and videos flocked social media platforms about the commencement of a protest in Sango Ota axis of Ogun State. The protest was about the state of some basic amenities in the state. The protesters urged the governor of the state, His Excellency Dapo Abiodun, to ensure that the roads in the state are fixed.
Image credit: twitter.com The Federal Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has assured the general public that the 2nd Niger bridge will be fully linked by February of next year and will also be commissioned later after that. The minister made this known yesterday after his inspection visit of the Anambra State axis of the bridge.
There is a high tendency that a minister under incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari would be picked as the consensus candidate of the All Progressives Congress. There are up to forty ministers right now, but three of them can be the considered and just one of them would be picked to represent the ruling party in the presidential election in 2023.
By FEMI ADESINA How did you feel watching Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, inspecting the just completed multi-million dollars bridge at Ikom, Cross River State, early this week? Any person of goodwill, not overtaken by bile and ill will, would feel proud to be a Nigerian.
Joe Igbokwe. Credit: Google images. Governor Babajide Sanwoolu’s special adviser on drainage and water resources, Engr. Joe Igbokwe has tackled the former Governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi, for condemning President Muhammadu Buhari’s policy of trying to stimulate the economy by building and revitalising critical infrastructures in the country.
Since 2015 when President Muhammadu Buhari came to power, there are some Prominent Ministers who have been serving in his Administration, even till date. Interestingly, These Longest Serving Ministers were retained by the President after a cabinet re-shuffle in 2019, Notable among them are 1.
(Photo Credit: Babatunde Raji Fashola) Nigerians have been so focused on the insecurity challenge in the country, spreading and sharing unpleasant news that people no longer see the good things that are happening in the country. Most likely the reason why the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) warned media houses in the country to be careful how they report terrorists and bandits attacks in the country.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) may finally decide to use one political method to pick its candidate for the very crucial election in 2023. The party will like to extend its rule beyond the era of President Muhammadu Buhari and that means the party can't afford to make any mistake or else the party may slip and lose the grip on power.
Since 1999 that Nigeria returned to a democratic government, it is not uncommon to sometimes see state Governors and their deputies clash due to succession. In most cases, the deputy Governors have been at the receiving end of the clash as they are forced out of office through impeachment.
People of Lagos-Sango-Abeokuta in Ogun State severally asked when the Federal Government of Nigeria and the State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun will look into fixing the deplorable state of roads in the area, as residents of the area asked authorities concerned do the needful. Recall that Mr. governor said, during his visit that he had made several efforts to speak with the Federal Government over possible takeover of the roads for reconstruction, saying he is yet to get approval for the road while he was forcefully stopped while embarking on a campaign tour in the area.
How did you feel watching Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, inspecting the just completed multi-million dollars bridge at Ikom, Cross River State, early this week? Any person of goodwill, not overtaken by bile and ill will, would feel proud to be a Nigerian.
The Minister for Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has revealed that the ongoing Second Niger Bridge is 80% completed and it will be delivered by March 2022. Fashola said this on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, when his team visited the construction site in Anambra State.
Image credit: thecitizenng.com The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, revealed at the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday that the government has concluded the plans to reintroduce the tolls on the federal highways. The news was welcomed with mixed reactions from the general public amidst growing concerns about the maintenance of such projects.
The status of Tinubu in Nigeria's politics is exclusive because he has built a political empire which many are benefiting from. As a force to reckon with in Nigeria, I opine that Tinubu should not contest in the forthcoming 2023 general election. But rather, he should support any of the following politicians:
Spokesperson of All Progressive Congress (APC), Lagos State chapter, Joe Igbokwe, has taken to his Official Facebook page to reveal that some people want to get power at all cost, but they do not know how to get it, and there is nobody ready to teach them how to get it.
The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Fashola, when addressing journalists during the inspection of the bridge project located at the Ajassor border community in Etung Local Government Area, Cross River State. Mr Babatunde Raji Fashola revealed that the $36 million border bridge project that link Nigeria with the Republic of Cameroon will facilitate the free trade relationship under the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA) signed by both countries.
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola inspects the Bridge that links Nigeria and Cameroon. The bridge is about 1.5km and it was jointly built by Nigeria and Cameroon. Fashola was appointed as Minister of Power, Works, and Housing in 2015 by President Muhammadu Buhari.