The submission of the RFQ application for the Value-Added Concession component of the HDMI commences immediately.
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Accordingly, the Ministry has launched an e-portal commencing the procurement process for the twelve pilot Federal highway roads for concession.
Fashola said Lagos State has always produced Action Governors since the days of the first civilian governor of the State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, noting that Sanwo-Olu, based on his quest to bring development to the people of Lagos State, is another Action Governor.
Themed: “For a Greater Lagos: Setting The Tone For The Next Decade,” Ehingbeti 2021 has drawn about 150 speakers from across the world to discuss and deliberate on pragmatic optimisation of the inherent opportunities in Africa’s fifth largest economy and offer perspectives on how to manage the peculiar socio-economic landscape of Lagos State in the coming decade.
According to the Minister, the HDMI would facilitate further development of Nigeria’s federal highway network by bringing in investment to improve efficiency, accountability, and profitable entrepreneurship to the operation, management and maintenance of all assets within the Right of Way on the highways.
The Governors and the Ministers were in Lagos on Sunday to commiserate with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the large-scale destruction of public and private facilities by hoodlums who had hijacked the #EndSARS protests.
This was disclosed via a statement by the Ministry on Sunday.
Fashola also advised the DisCos to pursue the debt issue in their capacities as Distribution Companies and not under the aegis of any association pointing out that although the Constitution guaranteed freedom of association, the privatization exercise that led to the transfer of the Distribution assets of power was not held between the Federal Government and any association but 11 individual companies
There is no doubt that electricity plays very important and indispensable functions in the life of the citizens of any nation, as well in the economic growth and development of any nation. Electricity power drives both social and economic life of the citizens, both in the public and private sector
The Minister stated this during a meeting with representatives of Ministry of Federal Capital Territory, State Governments, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company, Distribution Companies and prospective solar power promoters/sponsors and investors recently in Abuja
It stated that government on June 11, 2014 lost N66 million due the Nigeria Labour Congress strike that resulted to the sealing of Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company office over the sack of 134 workers inherited from the Power Holding Company of Nigeria
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the directive followed a motion under “Matter of Urgent National Importance” moved by Senator Suleiman Nazif (APC, Bauchi)
Fashola, who had earlier passed through the Jebba-Ilorin Road, decried the deplorable state of the road, which resulted to unending traffic hold up that left many motorists stranded for days
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has appealed to stakeholders in the power sector to partner the…
Fashola, in his presentation of the main thrust of the Medium Term Sector Strategy 2016 – 2018 Budget proposals of his Ministry, explained that the objective is to ensure that ongoing projects in the six geopolitical zones of the country are completed within the shortest possible time
The meeting, which held at the Alagbon Transmission and Distribution Complex in Ikoyi, Lagos, had in attendance representatives of all the Power Generation Companies, Distribution Companies, the Transmission Company of Nigeria as well as various government agencies such as the Niger Delta Power Holding Company, Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trader, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission and the Nigerian Electricity Management Services Agency, which is responsible for the regulation and development of the electricity industry
He said that the Senate had empowered the NERC to determine tariff for electricity and as such the increment was not unlawful
He said: “Electricity is a product
Others areas include gas requirement and constraints, transmission constraints, 33KV load offtake, imbalances-locations of excess, overload safety, service quality, new captive and embedded generation, franchising and other issues relevant to the growth of the sector
I met him when I accepted a proposal for him and Mike to write my Biography which is still in the works as Mike has soldiered on without him.
The Board of Trustees of the Eko Club on Wednesday paid a courtesy call on immediate past Governor of Lagos…