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Stop collapse of major bridge, TUC warns Ekiti


The Chairman, Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Ekiti State, Sola Adigun, has called for the state government to mobilise experts to save the Ureje Bridge linking Ado Ekiti with the Afe Babalola University and Federal Polytechnic along Ado-Ikare Road from a complete collapse.  Part of the bridge was washed away by the flood last week, and Adigun said the state ...

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FCT community under threat as makeshift bridge collapses


Chikakore, a settlement with over 500 houses in Kubwa, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory, is on the verge of being cut off from the rest of community as the makeshift bridge linking it with others has collapsed. The main culvert linking the community to the rest of Kubwa is equally on the verge of collapse. Chikakore community plays ...

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Anambra Commissioner discloses completion of 80 roads in 5 years


Mr. Marcel Ifejiofor, Anambra State Commissioner for Works disclosed this in an interview on Tuesday in Awka. The Commissioner for works who reviewed road construction since five years of Gov. Willie Obiano’s Government said the state had more than 200 active road sites across the three senatorial districts. ”Anambra currently has more than 200 active road construction sites and as ...

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Federal Government reopens Apapa/Leventis Bridge

leventis bridge

After closure for over one year, the Federal Ministry of Power, Works, and Housing on Wednesday reopened the Apapa/Leventis Bridge to traffic The bridge was closed for emergency repairs in August 2016 after a portion was damaged by fire. Some of the reinforcement rods on top of the bridge’s centre had become exposed as the asphalt covering them had been ...

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Ogbia residents jubilate as Bayelsa govt begins work on abandoned bridge


The people of Opume community in Ogbia local government area of Bayelsa State are in joyous mood as the state government commenced the construction of a bridge abandoned since 20 years ago. The state Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Mr. Daniel Iworiso-Markson, who inspected the project on Monday, urged the people to continue to support Governor Seriake Dickson’s to deliver ...

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Niger Govt. approves N10bn for road construction, rehabilitation

Niger road construction

The Niger Government has approved over N10billion for the construction and rehabilitation of some roads in the state. The Commissioner for Works and Infrastructural Development, Alhaji Ibrahim Balarabe, disclosed this on Thursday to newsmen after the end of the meeting of the state executive council in Minna. He said, “Nine memoranda were considered and approved by the executive council. “And ...

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Apapa Marine Beach Bridge to be closed today

Apapa Marine Beach Bridge to be closed today

The Guardian reports that The Apapa-bound carriageway of the Apapa Marine Beach Bridge will be closed from today for 29 days in its ongoing rehabilitation, the site manager, Mr. Simon Barakat, has said. Barakat, who spoke yesterday, appealed to road users to be patient and use alternative routes. “We will close the Apapa-bound carriageway on Friday evening, and it will ...

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What You Should Know About Land Status

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Ordinarily knowing your land status saves you from several heartaches that come with land hassles. I have witnessed many cases in the course of my real estate sojourn where people buy land without doing their due diligence. Today, I will be giving you an insight into what you should know about different land status. Imagine a situation where Ministry of ...

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