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Lagos Land Use Charge: A law and its unending controversies

Nigeria media houses has been agog with the Land Use Charge (LUC) law that was recently passed by the Lagos State House of Assembly,...

Lagos land reclamation: The panic button

According to Wikipedia, land reclamation (land fill) is a process of creating new land from ocean, riverbeds, or lake beds. By, this, the land...

You can establish power plant without government’s license, Fashola says

Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Works, Power and Housing, says interested investors are free to establish commercial independent power generation plant or solar power plant...

Amaechi pledges to ensure the completion of Lagos- Ibadan rail project

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has pledged to ensure the completion of the Lagos-Ibadan rail project in honour of the late Chairman of...

Lagos-Ibadan rail project and a questionable deadline

In 1955 when the Nigeria Railway Corporation Act was enacted, the rail network across the country was massively increased, thereby, facilitating the ease of...

DISCOS, electricity consumers, crazy bills and the pain in the arse

The statement “Crazy Bills” is a very common expression in our clime. It may sound odd to a first time visitor to Nigeria who...

The Apapa debacle: Weakening Lagos bridges and defiant oil tanker drivers

Mention Apapa to anyone and the first thing that readily comes to mind, is port city. Not a few Nigerians are aware that Apapa...

Nigerian air transport and safety: The telltale signs and alarming signals

A major landmark was recorded in Nigeria, in the Aviation Industry particularly in 1925 when the first plane landed in the ancient city of...

Senate approves refund of N37.9bn used in constructing Federal roads in Anambra

Senate has approved the reimbursement of N37.9 billion out of N43.5 billion expended by Anambra Government for the rehabilitation of some federal roads in the state.

Lekki-Epe Expressway toll fare: An increase of mixed grill

By Ajibola Olarinoye The controversial decision made by the Lekki Concession Company, LCC (the company handling the Lekki-Epe expanded road) to jack up toll fare...