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ExecuJet Says It Mistook “Useless” Naira Marley For Babatunde Fashola, Regrets Conveying Rapper

Private jet charter company, Executive Jets has reportedly tendered a letter of apology to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika following the indefinite suspension of the company for breaking COVID-19 directives by flying rapper, Naira Marley and his crew to Abuja for a concert. According to the unverified letter, CEO Sam Iwuajoku said he allowed the plane to fly because…

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Nigerians Must Stop Over-depending On God – Fashola

Nigeria’s Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has urged Nigerians to stop relying totally on God for success. In his explanation, Fashola said it is becoming too often to include God’s name in every conversation. He urged Nigerians to work harder and leave God out of everyday problems. Speaking on Hard Copy, a programme on Channels…

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Dangote’s Alheri Denies Indebtedness To FG Over Concession TCN Fibre Optic Network

Alheri Engineering Company Limited, a company owned by Alhaji Aliko Dangote has vehemently denied owing the Federal Government the sum of $75,500,000.00 (about N27.18billion) which government categorized as outstanding payments as part of the concession agreement it entered with the company and Phase 3 Telecoms to manage the fibre optic network of the Transmission Company…

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Nigeria Cancels Dangote’s Concession Deal Over Unpaid Debt Running In Millions

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has disclosed in a letter addressed to President Buhari the termination of the concession contracts for the management of Fiber Optic Network of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN). The contract was between Alheri Engineering Company Limited which is largely owned by Aliko Dangote and Phase3 Telecom…

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FG To Reintroduce Tolls on Federal Highways – Fashola

Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has revealed that the Federal Government would reintroduce tolling on the nation’s highways to raise the much needed funds to maintain the roads. Fashola stated this on Monday while addressing members of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, who visited him in his office in Abuja revealing that…

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#Budget2017: Don’t Resort To Name-Calling – Fashola Replies NASS

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the 2017 Budget as passed the legislature. Fashola had in a recent interview, complained that the legislators had in approving the budget, reduced funds for some key projects of his ministry and allocated the…

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Fashola Calls For Whistleblowing Policy In Power Sector

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has called on the Federal Government to extend its whistleblowing policy to the power sector to curb energy theft. Fashola made the appeal in Enugu at the 16th Power sector monthly meeting, sponsored by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company. He said that available statistics revealed huge energy theft…

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The Wedding Guest: Watch All The Highlights From Noble Igwe & Chioma Otisi’s Star-Studded Wedding

On this edition of DZRPT TV’s The Wedding Guest, host Taje Prest takes her camera and mic to Noble Igwe and Chioma Otisi’s white wedding – #Chobs2016. Watch all the highlights from the star-studded wedding and after-party which had in attendance, Babatunde Fashola, D’banj, Toke Makinwa, Banky W, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Olamide Adedeji, Toolz Oniru-Demuren, Kemi…

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I’m Not Overwhelmed Running 3 Key Infrastructure Ministries – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, said on Thursday in Abuja that he was not overwhelmed running the affairs of the three key infrastructure-providing ministries. The minister stated this at the inaugural “Buharimeter Town Hall Meeting, organised by the Centre for Democracy and Development. The Ministries of Power; Works; Housing and Urban…

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