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Airport Road: Works Ministry Denies Frustrating Lagos State


“The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing yesterday denied frustrating the Lagos State Government from reconstructing the road linking the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) to Oshodi.”-This Day The ministry, also, denied blocking the handover of Presidential Lodge, Marina to the state government, noting that the complex was not under its management, but that of the Presidency. The Minister ...

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Fashola says Nigeria needs 17 million houses to address deficit


Mr. Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has said that Nigeria needs 17 million houses to meet its housing deficit. “Speaking during the commissioning of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria and Sea Mountain 133 Housing Estate in Minna, Niger State, the minister said: “The ministry will continue to strive to ensure that the challenge of housing deficit, ...

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Don raises the alarm over gaseous industrial wastes

gaseous industrial waste

The Guardian reports that a Professor of Material and Corrosion Engineering, Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara state, Makanjuola Oki has warned that continuous interaction of man with gaseous industrial wastes could accelerate ageing process and fast track early death. Oki, while delivering the third in the series of Inaugural lectures of the institution said unless mopping up devices are promptly devised and ...

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Oga Martins & His Kettle of Fishes 4.0 – Season’s Finale

Oga Martins & His Kettle of Fishes 4.0 - Season's Finale

All good things on earth must eventually come to an end, and the Oga Martins series is no different. It has been a long journey since the very day the idea for this epoch making series was conceived to the point we’ve reached today. 4 seasons with more than 80 episodes of riveting drama, with nerve wracking twists, suspense, intrigues ...

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Tonto Dikeh’s Husband Gifts Praiz Landed Property

Praiz receives property

“Further to the recent unveiling of Praiz Adejo as The Big Church Group Brand Ambassador for the Year 2017, King Andrea Realtors, the Real Estate Division of the Group has also accomplished a significant feat.”- PM News According to PM News, they have added another feather to the Brand Ambassadors cap, by donating to him landed property in the Federal Capital ...

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Family drags FG to ECOWAS court over property demolition

property demolition case in court

According to The Nation, the Community Court of Justice, ECOWAS has adjourned till May 2, a case of human rights violation following the demolition of his property filed by Chief Damian Onwuham and 22 others against the Federal Government. Also joined in the case is the Imo State Government. Onwuham alleged that his rights and that of 22 other members ...

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Fashola’s Works Ministry frustrating my Lagos project – Ambode

Babatunde and Fashola on Lagos Project

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor, on Wednesday said his administration’s plan to carry out a total reconstruction of the International Airport Road from Oshodi was being frustrated by the Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola, who is Ambode’s predecessor as Lagos governor. According to Premium Times, Mr. Ambode, who spoke to Government House Correspondents at the Lagos House, shortly after carrying out ...

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Real estate agency tasked on professionalism

New land survey fees begin in Lagos, threaten homeownership

According to Nigerian Tribune, real estate professionals in Nigeria have been charged for improvement in estate agency aspect of their profession, by not allowing political and economic challenges that have plagued the country to negatively dictate their activities and that they should be committed to embracing new innovation and imbibe the culture of research. The Nigerian Tribune also reports that ...

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Ambode seeks FG’s cooperation on construction of state’s railway project

bank drags ambode to court

“Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday implored the Federal Government to cooperate with the state government on the construction of its Red Line railway project.”- Pulse Ng Ambode made the remark at the ground breaking of the national railway project performed by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) premises, Ebute-Metta, Lagos. The ...

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