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Amaechi tasks CCECC to provide railway stations designs


As the December deadline given to China Civil Engineering and Construction Company (CCECC) to complete construction of the ongoing Lagos to Ibadan standard gauge railway line draws nearer, Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi, has enjoined the company to provide the design for railway stations that would be built along communities, towns and cities located along Lagos to Ibadan ...

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FG signs MoU with Japan to promote infrastructure investments


The federal Ministry of Transportation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japan for cooperation in promoting quality infrastructure investment and continuing cooperative relationship between Nigeria and Japan. Nigeria’s minister of transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, signed the MoU on behalf of the federal government with Japan’s state minister of land, infrastructure, transport and tourism, Tsukasa Akimoto at the ministry’s ...

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


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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Federal government set to link Ado-Ekiti and Oshogbo by rail


The minister of transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday, May 15, said that Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti state capital, will be connected to Lagos-Kano rail line just as he signed a $6.68 billion dollars contract agreement for the Ibadan-Kaduna segment with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). Amaechi said at the signing ceremony in Abuja that Ado-Ekiti would be connected with a ...

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Ibadan-railway line – Ameachi discloses reason for delay

Ibadan-railway line - Ameachi discloses reason for delay

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has explained why the Lagos-Ibadan-railway project has not been completed. He revealed that the relocation of the oil and gas, water and sewage pipes on the road was responsible for the delay. Amaechi disclosed this in Ibadan, at the monthly meeting of the Lagos-Ibadan-Railway line Project Steering Committee. He said the Federal Government was carefully ...

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Wike- Cultism and kidnapping will attract death sentence

cultism and kidnapping will attract death sentence-Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the State Government will amend the State Anti-kidnapping Law to prescribe death sentence for criminals involved in cultism, robbery and kidnapping. In a state broadcast on Monday on the killing of Johnson Igwedibia alias Don Wanny, Governor Wike stated that the Rivers State Government has zero tolerance for crime and ...

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Works, Housing ministry has created 193,469 jobs in two years – Fashola

Works, Housing ministry has created 193,469 jobs in two years – Fashola

According to Premium Times, Power, Works and Housing ministry has created 193, 469 jobs, with 40,429 direct and 153,040 indirect jobs, within the two years of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, the minister, Babatunde Fashola, said Tuesday. Speaking in Abuja at a town hall meeting to celebrate the mid-term of President Buhari’s implementation of the economy recovery and road plan, Mr. ...

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