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Tinubu and Fashola Owe $1.43bn Foreign Debt Not Me- Ambode

Outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode has stated that the current foreign debt owed by the State Government was inherited from previous administrations before his tenure began in 2015. According to the governor, during his four year tenure, his administration never took foreign credit facility to run state activities. Statistics from the Debt Management…

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There Are States That Have Almost 24-Hours Of Electricity – Fashola

Babatunde Fashola, Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works and Housing, says there are states in Nigeria that have constant supply of electricity. Speaking on Wednesday on Sunrise Daily, a programme on Channels Television, he said country’s transmission capacity has increased. According to Fashola, the transmission capacity has increased to about 8,100 watts as at December 2018.…

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Fashola – There Is No budgetary Provision For 3,050MW Mambila Project

There is no budgetary provision for the construction of the 3,050 megawatts Mambila hydropower project, the Federal Government declared on Sunday. The government said the claims that the loan negotiations for the project had stalled since 2017 because of an attempt to utilise $600m (N219bn) from the project for an alleged pet project not hitherto…

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Nigerian Electricity Woes Not FG’s Problem – Fashola Declares

According to Punch, the Minister of  Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola was quoted saying “If you don’t have electricity, it is not the Federal Government’s problem.” Fashola, who disclosed this while speaking at the Nextier Power Dialogue on Wednesday night in Abuja, told his listeners that there were problems in the power sector, but reminded them that…

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Change Will Come But We Didn’t Promise It in Four Years, Fashola Declares.

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola has made the declaration that the All Progressive Congress (APC) promised Nigerians change but it never pledged to them that the change would be attained in a particular time frame. Speaking at the inauguration of President Muhammad Buhari’s 2019 campaign in Ikeja, he made that statement…

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What’s Popping This Weekend!

Hello ‘Style Revolutionists’, Welcome to our this week’s ‘What’s Popping This Weekend!’ edition, you simply have no excuse not to have fun! Kick back, relax and usher the weekend with our compilation here. Loud N Proud Live Series ‎Girls Killing Featuring Aina More, Saeon, Immaculate & Special Performance By Kay Switch Entry Is Free!!! Performing…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this segment. Chinua Achebe Laid To Rest. His burial was attended by president Goodluck Jonathan (who literally held up Achebe’s book), Ghana’s President John Mahama, most of the Eastern states governor and members of the international…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in business, politics, sports, current affairs and more in this segment.   President Goodluck Jonathan, during his media chat on Sunday denied the federal government dialogue with the terrorist sect Boko Haram and reassured Nigerians that fuel subsidy will stay come 2013.   Lagos State has…

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Hot Topics Of The Day!

This is where we deliver the latest information on top stories in business, politics, sports, current affairs and more. All eyes are fixed on MTN Nigeria to either make good on its promise of giving out a Cessna 182T aircraft to a lucky subscriber or prove skeptics right. Nigeria’s ambassador to the United State of…

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