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Buhari assigns portfolios to all 43 ministers [Full list]

President Muhammadu Buhari has sworn-in his cabinet for the second term. President Buhari sworn-in his 43 Ministers on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday. He charged his new ministers to work towards ensuring better Nigeria and a country the citizens would be proud of. The newly appointed Ministers include: Abia Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah Minister of State Mines and Steel Development Adamawa Muhammadu Musa Bello Minister of Federal...

Oyo Govt Plans To Decongest Ibadan, Create Affordable Satellite Towns

Oyo State government has disclosed that the present administration would make all efforts to decongest Ibadan, the State capital by creating satellite towns in major communities of the state. Ibadan has the population of over three million people, making it the third most-populated city in Nigeria after Lagos and Kano State. The State Commissioner for Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Barr....

FCDA Bemoans Distortion of Abuja Master Plan

The Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) has decried the ‘monumental’ distortion of the Abuja Masterplan, resulting in seemingly endless chaotic traffic, building mishaps and flooding situations bedevilling the city. FCDA Executive Secretary Umar Gambo Jibrin blamed the distortion of the Abuja Master plan on attitudinal, and less of professional disposition of citizens to the development of the city. Jibrin, who spoke...

Buhari’s Second Term: Aregbesola, Onu makes the list

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The Nigeria president Buhari has submitted his 43 man ministerial list to the senate and among those on the list are engineers. Notably, the immediate past governor or Osun state, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, Dr Ogbonoya Onu, both are Fellows or NSE and COREN certified. Other notable personalities are Godswill Akpabio, Babatunde Fashola, Sen Gbemisola Saraki, and Rauf Aregbesola. The Senate President,...

Sanwo-Olu: We’ll Complete Blue Line Rail To Rev Up Intermodal Transportation System In Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has restated his commitment to deliver reliable, efficient, safe and effective intermodal transport system that will enhance mass movement of Lagosians through the expansion of BRT routes and completion of rail and water transportation infrastructure in the state. Governor Sanwo-Olu stated this on Thursday while delivering his keynote address at the fourth Lagos Traffic...

Gov Seyi Makinde fulfilled a campaign promise ; declares N48bn assets

Oyo State Governor Engr. Seyi Makinde on Monday made public his campaign promise to declare his assets openly. The current value of Makinde’s companies stand at N48,150,736,889 with 33,730,000 units of shares as at May 28, 2019. The details showed that the governor’s cash at hand and in the bank is worth N234,742,296.01, as at May 28, 2019. The governor, who visited...

PRESS RELEASE: SANWO-OLU TRANSMITS 25 NAMES OF COMMISSIONERS, SPECIAL ADVISERS TO STATE ASSEMBLY FOR SCREENING

PRESS RELEASE SANWO-OLU TRANSMITS 25 NAMES OF COMMISSIONERS, SPECIAL ADVISERS TO STATE ASSEMBLY FOR SCREENING In fulfilment of his election promise to accelerate his administration’s development agenda, Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, transmitted a list of Commissioner-designates to the House of Assembly for ratification. The list contained twenty five names, who are to assume duty as Commissioners and Special Advisers...

Imo Gov appoints Former NSE Owerri Chairman as the Chairman of Imo Water Corporation Board

The Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has appointed the past Chairman of NSE Owerri Branch, Engr Emeka Ugoanyanwu as the Chairman of the Board of Imo State Water Corporation. Until recently, Engr Emeka Celestine Ugoanyanwu was the General Manager/Chief Executive of the Imo Water Development Agency(IWADA) from 2001 to 2014 and the immediate past Chairman of the Nigerian Society...

NIMechE Pays Tribute to NNPC GMD, Engr. Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, as He Retires Today

The NIMechE National Chairman extolled the attributes of the out-going 17th Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and the Chairman, Nigerian Gas Association Advisory Board, Engr. Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru, FNIMechE, FNSE, FAEng in glowing terms as he proceeds on retirement today, Monday 7th July, 2019. Engr. Dr Robinson Ejilah in his message congratulated Dr Baru,...

Lagos commences work on Lagos-Badagry Expressway

Ten years after the commencement of the 10-lane Lagos-Badagry Expressway, life is set to return to the axis as the Lagos State Government today flagged off the continuation of the road construction that experienced low activities in the last four years. Performing the flag off, the Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Kadri Obafemi Hamzat stated that the return to the...