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FG commissions N203m erosion control projects in Karishi, Abuja

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The federal government, yesterday, commissioned an N263 million erosion control projects in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), executed through the Ecological Fund Office (EFO) in Karishi and Abaji. FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello, who performed the inauguration said both projects were expected to check flooding and gully erosion menace in the communities. He added that the age-long problem of gully erosion ...

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FG provides social housing estate in Ikot Ntuen, Akwa Ibom

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The Federal Government has fulfilled the pledge to provide infrastructure in the Novone Social Housing Estate, Ikot Ntuen, Uyo Local Government Area as contractors handling access and internal roads, water and electricity projects have been mobilized to site. Breaking the news to journalists, Renowned Social Housing advocate and the Principal Partner of Novone Consult Limited, an Estate Management Firm, Arc. ...

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Lazy Delta youths extort N5000 each from contractors


The Delta state government has resolved to take steps towards ending the menace of lazy youths demanding “settlement” before projects can be executed in their communities. Speaking with DAILY POST, the state Commissioner for Works, Chief James Augoye, said the activities of the youths in the host projects communities have been a major source of worry to the state government, ...

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Housing projects excite Artisans and traders in Kogi


The construction of National Housing Projects is really exiting traders and suppliers that are involved in the construction of the projects as they said that the on-going projects had ratcheted up their well-being since its commencement Speaking with journalists, a representative of the workers, George Mataga, stated that the host community had benefitted considerably from the project. He added that ...

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Kwara State governor assures residents of completion of all on-going infrastructural projects


The Kwara State Governor, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed has reassured Kwarans that all on-going capital projects embarked upon by his administration would be completed on schedule, ROYAL NEWS reports. Governor Ahmed gave the assurance on Wednesday in Ilorin while speaking with newsmen shortly after inspecting on-going projects within the metropolis. According to the governor, “this administration has made funds available for ...

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Kwara State govt reveals they patronise local contractors for project execution

Kwara State govt reveals they patronise local contractors for projects

Contrary to claims by opposition parties, the Kwara State Government says it has always made use of local contractors in the execution of road projects in the state. The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communication to Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, Dr. Muyideen Akorede, said this while featuring on a radio programme: “Ibi Abashe de,” on Tuesday, alongside the Publicity Secretary ...

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Ambode promises to compensate owners of demolished buildings

Ambode promises to compensate demolished buildings owners

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday pledged to pay compensations to owners of demolished buildings to facilitate construction. The governor, who spoke at the 10th Quarterly Town Hall meeting, said he would begin the payment in the next four weeks. He added that henceforth, such displaced persons would be relocated before construction begins. He disclosed that his government would ...

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President Buhari to commission South East projects in March

FG inaugurates committee on BoA restructuring, recapitalisation

President Muhammadu Buhari will by March this year commission some of the projects the administration is executing in the South East geopolitical zone. Vanguard reports that some of the projects expected to be commissioned by the President include the on-going reconstruction of Enugu-Onitsha expressway and Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway, among others. According to Vanguard, the disclosure was made yesterday by the ...

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Federal lawmakers target N1.4tr for constituency projects

Federal Government awards contract for Niger Bridge

The Nation reports that the Senate is seeking the reservation of at least 20 per cent of the country’s annual budgets for constituency projects. This followed the unanimous approval for second reading of a Bill for an Act to provide for Constituency Projects in the annual budget of the Federation and for other matters connected therewith, 2016. If passed and ...

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President Buhari approves Ecological Projects in 11 States

FG inaugurates committee on BoA restructuring, recapitalisation

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has approved a number of Ecological Fund Intervention Projects for 11 states in the country. Vanguard reports that, the projects which are part of the intervention for the 4th Quarter of 2016 are spread across the 6 Geo-Political Zones of Nigeria. Vanguard reports that a statement signed by the Director, Press, Office of the Secretary ...

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