Vice President Yemi Osinbajo held a high-level consultation and meeting with the incumbent Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, the immediate past governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola and the All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship candidate, Babajide Sanwo-olu, at Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s residence in Ikoyi.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday commended stakeholders in the power sector for coming together to drive safety compliance geared towards suitability of the industry.
Activist lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN).
A frontline legal luminary, Femi Falana, has reacted to the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Federal Government plans to spend a total of N17.5billion on the National Rural Electrification Agency in the 2019 fiscal year, the details of the 2019 budget proposal, have indicated.
Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola has reiterated that Nigeria is targeting 30 per cent of its energy needs from renewables by 2030.This according to him is in a bid to diversify its energy sources and optimise other assets for power production.
Senator Shehu Sani representing Kaduna Central Senatorial district in the National Assembly has accused the Nigerian Government of have nothing to show in the power sector but mere “megawatts of propaganda”.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN, Monday reviewed the activities and achievements of his Ministry in the last three years saying the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Administration has delivered visible results and recorded qualitative progress with the outcome that there was no state in Nigeria today where the Federal Government was not executing one project or the other.
The Yoruba Youth Council, YYC, has frowned at the statement by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, that President Muhammadu Buhari will return power to the region if they reelect him for a second term in 2019.
The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has stated that it was wrong to assume that investors in electricity systems were leaving Nigeria, adding that on the contrary, the appetite for investments in the country’s power sector is still high.
Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed on Thursday described former Lagos Governor, Bola Tinubu as “an exceptionally visionary politician who has invested in many people’’.