Nigeria FCT Minister Wike has pledged to rehabilitate the Gwagwa-Karimo-Deidei road to ease traffic congestion.
The Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, flagged off the construction of the five-kilometer access road in Saburi, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC).
The event marked the sixth and final ceremony … Read More
The rising cost of building materials in Nigeria is increasingly hitting the construction industry hard, with fears that a large number of projects could be put on hold as developers are now on edge about what to do.
Already, households are contending with soaring food prices and energy costs, and … Read More
Azura Power West Africa Limited has donated two plants which value is about N604 million to the University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), Enugu State, as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility.
Performing the ground-breaking ceremony at the Faculty of Engineering, UNN, the Managing Director of Azura Power West Africa, Mr … Read More
The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria has expressed its readiness to revamp and transform its operational activities to meet the housing demands of Nigerians.
The Managing Director of the Bank, Madu Hamman, gave the commitment at its 2024 Management Retreat held on Friday in Niger State.
The retreat was themed … Read More
The Minister of Power, Adebayo Adelabu, has warned that communities will no longer be required to contribute money to buy transformers, electricity poles, or power lines by themselves, stating that it is the responsibility of the power distribution companies (DISCOs) to provide all needed infrastructure for power distribution and the … Read More
The Governor of Zamfara State, Dauda Lawal on Saturday, flagged off the distribution of agricultural assets and farm inputs to farmers within Zamfara-west senatorial district of the state.
The flag-off ceremony which took place in Gummi local government area (LGA), was part of Nigeria’s COVID-19 Action Recovery and Economic Stimulus … Read More
The Nigerian Society of Engineers said the House lacked the power to investigate the issue.
There was a mild drama on Thursday during the House of Representatives investigative hearing into the use of concrete technology for road construction as the lawmakers and the Nigerian Society of Engineers disagreed over the … Read More
Nigeria has a huge infrastructure deficit due largely to the high volume of abandoned projects in the country, but a professional project management consultant has proffered solutions on how that can be avoided.
Victor Esiemokhai, a civil engineer, has a specialty in project management and over 10 years of experience … Read More
The European Union (EU) is to disburse 150 billion Euros in four years by 2027 through its Global Gateway Initiative to Nigeria and other African countries to enhance infrastructure in over eight sectors.
The EU Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, made this known during the launch of the Global … Read More
Following their dismissal after the building collapse incident that claimed 34 lives, the officials have been reinstated, the group said.
The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) has urged Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to investigate the reinstatement of some dismissed staffers of the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA).
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African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has reiterated its commitment to funding the construction of the Abidjan to Lagos highway.
The bank, in a statement on its website, said it was playing a leading role in mobilizing funding for the project.
It said that Heads of State in the Economic Community … Read More
The buildings collapsed as a result of ageing and poor maintenance on the part of the owners, officials say.
A male adult has been hospitalised after two residential buildings in Ketu, Lagos State partially collapsed on Sunday.
The two-storey and four-storey buildings situated beside each other collapsed on 48 Oduntan … Read More
Nigeria Federal Capital Territory FCT minister, Nyesom Wike, has resolved the months-long dispute regarding the establishment of a second runway for Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, annuncing N825.819 million as compensation for indigenes of the territory to pave way for the construction of the 4.2km runway.
The Federal Executive Council,
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The multi-billion-naira Abuja Rail Mass Transit project which was abandoned for more than four years after being commissioned by President Muhammadu Buhari in 2018 may be completed in 12 months from now as the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has taken a step to rehabilitate and continue the project.
The … Read More
The construction firm engaged by the Federal Government to fix the damaged Kaljanga Bridge on the ever-busy Bauchi-Gombe highway, Anaco Nigeria Limited, has pledged to reactivate the bridge within three days.
According to reports that heavy downpour on Sunday morning had caused flooding on a portion of the Bauchi-Gombe road … Read More
Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has commenced the construction of the Onyearugbulem/Shagari/Irese flyover in furtherance of the infrastructure drive of his administration.
The flyover, when completed, will be the first flyover in the state capital since the creation of Ondo State in 1976.
It will also be the second … Read More
Nigeria’s electricity generation, yesterday, dropped Week-on-Week, by 16.4 percent to 3,501.20 megawatts, MW, from 4,187.6 MW recorded Thursday, last week.
A local report indicated the situation occurred because of many factors, including the poor state of plants and the low gas supply to thermal plants.
The development has pushed the
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