Nigeria Loses N1trn Annually to Bad Roads-FERMA
Why  States Were Barred  from Repairing FG’s Roads   Nigeria loses about N1 trillion annually due to loss in man-hour as a result of bad roads and traffic delay ,according to the  Chairman Governing Board of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), Mr. Tunde Lemo. Lemo   disclosed  this at... Read more
FEC yet to Approve Re-introduction of Tolling on FG Roads – Fashola
The Works and Housing Minister, Mr  Babatunde Fashola  has said that  the  proposed re-introduction of toll gates on  federal government roads  have  not been approved  by the Federal Executive Council(FEC). Fashola who stated this on an NTA Programme at the weekend explained that   the  existing law allows government to... Read more
FG Will No Longer Refund States Which Repair Federal Roads- Fashola
The Works and Housing Minister, Mr Babatunde Fashola has said that the Federal Government will no longer make refund to states which repair federal roads, saying  that they  are expected to concentrate on state-funded roads. He made this revelation , when he appeared before the House of Representatives Committee... Read more
Controversial National Roads Fund Bill Back in House of Reps
 The controversial National Road Funds bill has been re-introduced into the   ongoing 9th Assembly, by the House of Representatives The bill, which did not make it through in the 8th Assembly, was part of 26 bills which went through first reading yesterday at the House. The bill sponsored by... Read more
Car Dealers Solicit FG’s Intervention against Customs Raids
     Car Dealers Solicits FG’s Intervention against Customs Raids Sequel to the recent car marts raids by the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), the Association of Motor Dealers of Nigeria (AMDON) has asked the Federal Government to halt sealing of car marts nationwide immediately.   National President, AMDON, Prince... Read more
FG Plans to Re-introduce Toll Gates
  Fifteen years after the administration of ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo scrapped the scheme across the country, the Federal Government has revealed that it is making plans to reintroduce toll gates .   This was disclosed by Babatunde Fashola, Minister of works and housing, while briefing state house correspondents at... Read more
How Nigeria Got Re-elected Into ICAO Council
The growing influence and popularity of Nigeria within the global aviation sector , which has demonstrated the fact that the country was on course in its reforms in the country’s aviation industry has been said to have  made it possible for it to secure a re- election of another... Read more
Toyota to Increase Stakes in Subaru to 20 Per cent
    Toyota Motor Corporation said it will raise its stake in Subaru Corp to 20 per cent from 16.8 per cent to boost the companies’ joint development of advanced technology for autonomous and electric vehicles.   The increased stake will make Toyota’s 14-year-old partner into its equity-method affiliate,... Read more
How FEC Approved 3 Roads for Construction at N310bn
The N310 billion road projects approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting in Abuja  comprised three  critical roads – Ibadan-Ife-Ilesa Expressway, the roads linking the Second Niger Bridge to Asaba and Onitsha and Kano-Katsina Highways. The projects were contained in three memos, Works and Housing Minister, Babatunde Fashola... Read more
FG Pledges to Rehabilitate Entire Railways Narrow Gauge , Seeks  Concept Paper
The Federal Government has implored  the International Railway Heritage Consultancy Ltd to come up with a concept paper on how to secure the Nigeria’s investment in the sector. The Minister of Transportation , Rotimi Amaechi  made the  plea  ,when he received the Managing Director, International Railway Heritage Consultancy Ltd.,... Read more