The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, had announced the closure of the bridge on July 24, 2020 for repair works to be carried out on it but the government on Saturday reopened the bridge which spans over 11.8km.
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Boade Akinola, the Director of Press and Public Relations in the ministry, in a statement to newsmen on Sunday quoted the minister as saying this while handing over a 2km internal road project rehabilitated and reconstructed by his ministry at the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State.
Fashola spoke during the 2021 budget defence of his ministry before the House of Representatives Committee on Works, on Thursday in Abuja.
Boade Akinola, Director, Press, Federal Ministry of Works and Housing, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday
Fashola, in a statement signed by Boade Akinola, Director of Press, Ministry of Works and Housing, noted that good infrastructure was the first step to prosperity
Federal Government has directed port health service officials and other relevant agencies at the points of entry to Nigeria to heighten surveillance toward ensuring that all passengers coming into the country are screened.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has restated Federal Government’s commitment to eliminating trachoma, a public health challenge, and improve access to universal eye health strategy in Nigeria.
The Federal Government has renewed the appointment of Dr Emeka Onwe-Ogah as the Chief Medical Director Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Ebonyi.
The Federal Government says it will work closely with state governments towards providing quality healthcare services for the populace with a view to achieving Universal Health Coverage.
The Federal Government has renewed the appointment of Dr Dennis Allagoa as the Medical Director, Federal Medical Centre, Yenagoa, Bayelsa, for a second and final term of four years.
The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has inaugurated an Emergency Medical Treatment Committee and National Emergency Medical Services and Ambulance Scheme to provide an effective and Efficient Emergency Medical Services to Nigerians.
The Federal Government and Global Fund has signed a funding support agreement worth $71,216,215 for the fight against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
The Minister gave the assurance in a statement issued by Boade Akinola, Director Media and Public Relations of the Ministry, on Sunday in Abuja
Dr Osagie Ehanire, the Minister of State for Health, said this on Wednesday in Abuja at a public awareness forum on the dangers of tobacco consumption.
The appointment was announced on Thursday in Abuja in a statement by Mrs Boade Akinola, the Director of Media and Public Relations in the Federal Ministry of Health,.
The Federal Ministry of Health has recalled 2.4 million bottles of cough syrup containing codeine after a recent audit of the substance carried out by National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control.
A statement issued by the Boade Akinola, the Director Media and Public Relations of the ministry, in Abuja said the new permanent Secretary assumed office on Monday.
A statement by Boade Akinola, Director Media and Public Relations of the Ministry, said the minister made the unscheduled visit on Monday.
The Federal Ministry of Health said in a statement on Monday that the minister gave the directive during an emergency meeting with chief medical directors and medical directors of tertiary hospitals in Abuja on Monday.
Boade Akinola, the Director, Media and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Health quoted the Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Enanire, as saying this in a statement issued in Abuja.