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Award large-scale engineering projects to local contractors, FIABCI urges FG

Chudi Ubosi, the African president, International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI), has urged the Federal Government to award large-scale engineering projects to Nigerian engineers to...

FG approves renegotiation of East-West road, Oron-Calabar expressway, says Minister

The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani has disclosed that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) had approved immediate renegotiations of the East/West road...

2018 budget: N2.8trn too low for infrastructure projects, CIBN President laments

President of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), has lamented that the provision of N2.8 trillion for capital expenditure in 2018 Budget...

Osinbajo inaugurates large technological hub in Lagos

The Vice President of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo has inaugurated a large tech hub in Lagos, which he said could drive Nigeria’s technology growth and...

Nigeria to attain 30% broadband penetration by end of 2018, says NCC ...

Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the Commission is committed to leading the country to the destination of...

$652m needed to reactivate equipment, machines at Ajaokuta Steel company- Ministry 

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, says 652 million dollars is estimated to reactivate equipment and machines at the Ajaokuta Steel Company Ltd.

Oyo budgets N267.4b for 2018 fiscal year

Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi  on Thursday presented a budget of N267.4billion to the state House of Assembly for 2018 fiscal year. The budget which...

Water infrastructure: Privatisation will cause failures in the water sector – ERA/FoEN

Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria, ERA/FoEN, has disagreed with government’s position that private sector participation would ameliorate the crisis in the water...

Dogara urges FG to focus more on steel development

Speaker of House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has reiterated his call on the Federal Government to prioritise steel development, saying it was the bedrock for the country’s development.

Massive investment in telecom infrastructure would boost broadband, expert says

Bola Agboola, the Managing Director, Ximalog Global Solution, an ICT company says massive investment in telecom infrastructure by government and other stakeholders will boost...