Month: February 2021

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LASG partners FG to revitalize Badagry expressway

The Lagos State Government has resorted to partnering with the Federal Government to revitalize the Lagos-Badagry Expressway in other to ensure early completion of the long-drawn project. Both parties reached an agreement at the end of a two-day parley with stakeholders held in Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos on Saturday. The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency […]

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Lagos-Ibadan expressway to be completed next year – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway will be completed in the first quarter of 2022. Fashola revealed this during an interview on Bond FM on Sunday. According to the former Lagos State Governor, the delay in the completion of the project was caused by the government’s inability to shut […]

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Four million COVAX vaccines to arrive Nigeria on Tuesday – Boss Mustapha

The Federal Government of Nigeria, said it will on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 take delivery of four million doses of covid-19 vaccines from the COVAX facility. The vaccines are expected to depart India on 1st March 2021 and arrive in Abuja at 11 am on 2nd March 2021. “Barring any change in the delivery plans […]

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Wellbeing

COVID-19: Nigeria records 155,417 cases in 12months – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 341 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 155,417. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that it is exactly one year ago, Feb. 27, 2020, that […]

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Ikeja Electric to install free 106,000 prepaid meters for unmetered customers

Ikeja Electric (IE) Plc says all unmetered customers under its business unit, have now been scheduled for metering under the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP). Mr Felix Ofulue, Head, Corporate Communications, IE, confirmed the development in a statement issued to newsmen on Sunday in Lagos. According to Ofulue, a total of 106,000 customers of the […]

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LASG Moves to Revitalize Tourism Sites in Badagry

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Solomon Bonu, has expressed the readiness of the State Government to collaborate with the private sector to revamp the tourism sites in Badagry and develop them to international standard. Solomon Bonu disclosed this during the visit of Naomi Campbell, a United Kingdom based […]

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Ameachi commends workers on Lagos-Ibadan rail project

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, on Saturday, expressed his satisfaction with the level of work done by CCECC on the Lagos-Ibadan rail project. He stated this after the routine inspection of the project for the month of February. He also directed an increase in passenger traffic on the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge. Amaechi was accompanied […]

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#EndSARS: Lagos Panel hears petitions against Military in absentia

The Lagos State Judicial Panel on Restitution for victims of SARS and other related matters said yesterday that petitions against the Nigerian Army will go on despite their absence. Counsel to some victims of #EndSARS protests, Yinka Olumide-Fusika (SAN) told the panel that he has an application to bring some witnesses to testify before the […]

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Wealth

Oil & Gas: Support deregulation, CSOs urge labour

The Coalition of Nigerian Civil Society Organisations for Petroleum and Energy Security (CONCSOPES) has called on organised labour to support the government’s efforts to deregulate the downstream oil and gas sector. CONCSOPES Convener, Mr Timothy Ademola, who made the appeal at a news conference in Abuja on Saturday, said deregulation would promote growth and development […]

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Wealth

Selling crude oil to Dangote refinery will strengthen economy – Emefiele

The $15 billion Dangote Refinery will buy crude oil in Naira, the Federal Government has confirmed. The governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Emefiele, who visited the refinary on Saturday, said selling crude oil to Dangote refinary in Naira will strengthen the currency and by extension the nation’s economy. “We have taken the decision […]

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