Fashola to appear before Reps over state of Nigerian roads
The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola is to appear before the House of Representatives Committee on Works on Thursday
Chairman of the House Committee on Works, Abubakar Kabir Abubakar who disclosed this lamented that in spite of the huge investment on roads since 2015, the nation’s roads have continued to deteriorate and remained a death trap to NigeriansHe said available information from the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission suggests that only 60,000, out of the about 190,000 kilometres of roads across the country are paved leaving a whopping 135000 untouched.
He said that from the data, it is obvious that there is a big problem, adding that the lawmakers have a crucial role to play in making the roads at per with those of developing countries.He said further that it is no secret that Nigeria is in dire need of huge investment in infrastructure to accelerate development in the economy.Read more: The Nation Nigeria »
Too much lie, you can't have a Southwest man and your roads will be tired except you tell them to bring Agbero or toll gate , they have Ambode removed Because he was repairing roads in lagos so what do you expect from fashola? Let me check my crystal ball. He will say no funds have been released hence the state of bad roads.
2020 budget: Works, Power, get highest allocation | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsThe Ministry of Works and Housing got the highest projected allocation of N262 billion from the N10. 33 trillion budget estimates. Budget2020NG Nigeria
Works gets lion’s share as Buhari proposes N10.33 trillion for 2020 – Daily TrustLawan gives 3wks for ministers to defend budgets Agencies must seek approval before recruitment Only realisable revenue will make budget work – Experts President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday presented the 2020 budget proposals of N10.33 trillion to a joint session of the National Assembly. In the proposal, Buhari set aside N2.45 trillion for debt servicing, while … MBuhari NGRSenate Subhanallah MBuhari NGRSenate Can we just sell the country to china and share the money accordingly pls MBuhari NGRSenate I understand why MBuhari wife aishambuhari bailed on his ass. Nasty advisors in cenbank and FinMinNigeria try to sneak in VAT. Didn't the Fin Minister say they're in consultation with communities did they do the 36 States and FCT. NGRSenate and HouseNGR must amend this Bill
Senate Pushes For Commencement Of Works On Oil And Gas Museum At OloibiriSenate Pushes For Commencement Of Works On Oil And Gas Museum At Oloibiri So na oil and gas museum dem see give Oloibiri? Shame. Wow! I'm so happy about this. Long been sad/pained over the story of Oloibiri, discussing it with sb yesterday. I've been skeptical about the 9th NGRSenate but I love them for this. It's going to be a big achievement. I pray Oloibiri weeps no more.TSylva_
Senate calls for commencement of works on oil,gas museum at OloibiriThe Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to direct the Petroleum Technology Development Fund and concerned contractors to begin immediate construction of the oil, gas and research centre ... What about the actual oil producing facility?
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Aba women protest deplorable roads in Abia – Daily TrustSome women on Tuesday protested over the deplorable state of roads in Aba, calling on Abia state governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, to repair and construct the roads. Nice one. This move should be sustained till the Governor takes action. Other interest groups should do same. Can’t kerosene do the magic? Kerosene Ree...Tarred Roads Ree