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Federal Universities to Enjoy Stable Electricity from December 2017

power stations

Federal Government has promised that the 40 federal universities can expect access to uninterrupted power supply within the next 12-18 months, beginning from December 2017. According to a statement issued in Abuja by the Director of Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, the government plans to achieve this through its Energising Education Programme Initiative by utilising off-grid Independent Power ...

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FG To Rehabilitate 414 Grazing Reserve Centres Nationwide

Grazing reserve

Whilst Fulani herdsmen continue to run riot in most parts of Northern Nigeria, the Federal Government may not be losing sleep over the issue contrary to the perceived notion by the Nigerians who have been at the receiving end of their onslaught. The grazing reserve dilemma has once again taken the front burner. The President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government is ...

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Imo Loses Federal Dam To Weeds And Wild Animals

Weeds and Wild animals have taken possession of the Federal Dam in Imo state  following its neglect by the government over the years. Hence, the people who live within the vicinity of the abandoned dam have cried out for help. Inyishi people in Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State, have solicited help from the Federal Government over the “abandoned” ...

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Shocker! Militants Murdered 8 Landlords In One Night

Militants

As the war between the Federal Government and Niger Delta Militants reaches crescendo, the rampaging South-West arm of the militancy is getting unpopular by the day. Residents of Ikorodu who have been at the receiving end of hostilities from the Militant have revealed some of the evil deeds of the militants who are believed to be from the Niger-Delta region ...

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FG Pleads With Motorists Over Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Logjam

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Life is becoming unbearable for motorist plying the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway as a result of the ongoing rehabilitation and reconstruction work on the road. However the Federal Government seems to be sensitive to their plight.  Following attendant gridlock as rehabilitation and reconstruction work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway progresses, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing has appealed to motorists to bear ...

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No State Will Be Compelled To Provide Grazing Land – Ogbe

Grazing Land

In recent times Fulani herdsmen known for their nomadic activities across the 6 Geo-political zones of the country and other West African countries where they can be found in large numbers, have rained havoc on their host communities sparing not even the land that gives their livestock food. Although some leaders of the Fulani communities in the affected parts of ...

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OLUSOSUN:The Looming Environmental  Disaster

Olusosun

This article delves into the implications of locating the biggest landfill in Africa close to a prominent residential area in Lagos state. Olusosun’s popularity is not something any responsible government should be delighted about. Learn more about this looming environment disaster in this article. Although there are landfills across Nigeria but there is one that stands out and that is ...

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Is The Planned Return Of Toll Gates a Step Forward Or Backward?

toll gates

Though opportunities may surface if tolls are introduced on our highways, it doesn’t mean it won’t come with the challenges which formed the core of the reason for the demolition of same in 2004. In view of this, it is crucial the present government make the masses understand the yardstick behind the planned re-establishment of toll gates on our federal ...

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FG signs MoU with BASAP to create 15,000 affordable housing units

Solving The Problem Of Affordable Housing In Nigeria

Improving on efforts to deliver more affordable housing units and reducing the housing deficit in the country, the Federal Government of Nigeria has taken a giant step by collaborating with an estate development agency. The Federal Government of Nigeria and BASAP Ventures International Limited/ JS Neoplans & Artemis Angel Global Limited on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the ...

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Lagos-Badagry expressway completion date shifted till…

The Lagos State government last week, reaffirmed its resolve to complete the massive Lagos-Badagry expressway project despite the delay in completing the second phase of the ongoing N220 billion expressway expansion. But there are indications that the project would not be delivered by the Babatunde Fashola administration which fixed last month for the completion of the second phase of the ...

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