Don’t Despair, Fashola Tells Nigerian Youths

By Okunade Adekunle in Lagos The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola SAN, has advised Nigerian youths not to be despair, calling for patience and hard work…

Appeal Court Orders Retrial of Ex-Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji

The Court of Appeal in Lagos has upturned the ruling of the Federal High Court, Lagos, which acquitted former Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, and his Personal…

Construction of Lagos-Ibadan Highway to be Completed Soon-Fashola

Expansion and rehabilitation works on the Lagos-Ibadan highway will be completed this dry season, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babtunde Raji Fashola, has said. Fashola, who briefed the…

Opinion: Minister Fashola-Power Sector Needs Law

By Oguntoye Opeyemi Most Nigerians will commend the performance, so far, of the honourable minister since the beginning of his tenure as the minister for works, housing and power and…

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: Julius Berger to work during public holidays

The Federal Ministry of Power Works and Housing has instructed project contractors of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to accelerate reconstruction work on the road during the independence holiday to forestall delay…

FG Reopens Apapa Bridge for Light Traffic

The Federal Government on Saturday reopened the Apapa Bridge to light traffic as the emergency repair works being carried out on it reached a “milestone”. Akeem Bello, the Special Adviser…

FG Begins Repairs of Damaged Apapa Bridge

The Federal Government has carried out an impact assessment of the Apapa Bridge in Lagos and has began emergency repairs to save the dilapidated bridge. NAN correspondents who visited the…

FG Orders Closure of Apapa Bridge for Repairs

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Sunday ordered the immediate closure of the damaged Apapa bridge for emergency maintenance work to begin. The News Agency…

Julius Berger Completes Milling of 3Km on ‘Long Bridge

The Federal Ministry of Works said on Tuesday that three kilometres of asphalt had been removed from the `Long Bridge’ on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. Mr Kayode Ibrahim, the Ministry’s Engineer…

Fashola Appeals for Calm over Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Repairs

*Why we shut 2 lanes on long Bridge-Julius Berger The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), has appealed for patience, orderliness and the cooperation of motorists as…