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FEC signs construction of new freight office in Katsina

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved a contract for the construction of a national freight office in Jibia, Katsina state. The approval was granted Wednesday during the meeting of the council which held inside the council chamber of State House Presidential Villa Abuja, chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Briefing State House correspondents, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said ...

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FEC approves $1.5 million AfDB loan for Lagos-Abidjan road project

Lagos-Abidjan road project

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday approved $1.5 million loans from the African Development Bank (AfDB) for the Lagos-Abidjan road project. The approval was granted at the FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed, who disclosed this while briefing State House reporters at the end of the FEC meeting, ...

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FEC approves N5.202b road project in Sokoto

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the sum of N5.202 billion for the construction of a road project in Sokoto State. Minister of State, Power, Works and Housing, Suleiman Hassan, explained that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the award of contract for the construction of Kagigi, Jaro, Goraye, and Takwaco road project ...

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FEC approves $64.2m for Escravos power supply project

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 64.2 million dollars for power supply project to communities within Escravos area of Delta State. Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents after FEC meeting presided over by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, in the Presidential Villa. Escravos, which hosts two major transnational ...

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Osun Monarch urges Fashola to reconstruct Ibadan-Iwo-Oshogbo road

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The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi, has appealed to the Minister for Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, to reconstruct the road that links Ibadan, Iwo and Osogbo. Oba Akanbi made the appeal in his palace yesterday while commemorating the Sallah festivity. He decried the pains the road users pass through on a daily basis, along the road, ...

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FEC approves N15.7b for Enugu-Anambra road project

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the sum of N15.7 billion for the completion of a road project that stretches from Enugu State to Anambra State. The Minister of Power Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, disclosed this while briefing newsmen after the FEC meeting presided over by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday in Abuja. He ...

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FEC approves N72.9 Billion for apapa road reconstruction

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The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N72.9 billion for the reconstruction of the road from Apapa to the toll gate on Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Lagos state. Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, made this known to State house Correspondents in Abuja after the weekly cabinet meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari. Fashola said the decision was ...

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FEC approves N34 billion for road projects

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The Nigerian cabinet has approved over N34 billion naira for the execution of various road projects across the country. Minister of Works, Power, and Housing, Babatunde Fashola disclosed this to Journalists on Wednesday soon after this week’s cabinet meeting, Chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Minister, who presented four memos at the weekly cabinet meeting said, “The memos presented for ...

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FEC approves 14 road contracts in different parts of the country

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC), Wednesday approved 14 road contracts for rehabilitation in different parts of the country at the cost of N185.3 billion. The Special Adviser, Media to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, announced this on behalf of the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, while briefing State House correspondents at the end of the meeting. Mr ...

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Amaechi says contractors need N100 billion to execute East-West project

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The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has said N100billion would be needed by the contractors to complete the dualisation of the East-West road. Mr. Amaechi, together with the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Uguru Usani, said this during the inspection tour of the dualisation of the East-West road, which started from Warri to Eleme junction. According to him, political opponents ...

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