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  • There Is A Feeling Of Disconnect In Imo – Ibe

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    A social reforms advocate,  philanthropist and  former speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly,  Rt. Hon. Ike Ibe has contested for the governorship of Imo State a record three times.  He tells Abah Adah in this interview,  why  advocacy is key to reforms and also why the people of Imo State are today feeling…

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  • Fashola Tasks 345 New Surveyors On Ethics

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    The Surveyors Council of Nigeria (SURCON) has inducted 345 new surveyors into its fold. Speaking at the 2017 induction ceremony held in Abuja, the chief host, minister of  Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, represented by the permanent secretary for Works in the ministry, Engr A. G. Magaji, congratulated the 345 inductees for making…

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  • FG Commences Rural-based Solar Electrification, Powers 200 Homes In Abuja

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    As part of efforts to carry along rural communities in its incremental power plan, the federal government yesterday commissioned 200 solar powered homes in Abuja. Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo who commissioned the ‘Beyond the Grid’ initiative of the government at Wuna Community in Gwagwalada Area Council of the FCT said the initiative stemmed from concerns…

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  • Power Supply: Fashola Tasks Operators On Service Delivery

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    The minister of power, works and housing, Babatunde Fashola, SAN, reiterated the need for the electricity distribution companies (DisCos) in the country to redouble their effort at providing a better service to their customers in 2017. The minister, who stated this while declaring open the 11th Monthly Power Sector and Stakeholders Meeting held at the…

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  • Interrogating Efforts To Provide Power To Rural Areas

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    The struggle to ensure availability of power supply especially in rural areas across the country has been a herculean one, ABAH ADAH reports More than anything else, lack of uninterrupted power has been the bane of economic development in Nigeria where most small and medium enterprises rely heavily on power supply to thrive. Of course…

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  • Young Nigerians Float New Party

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    As Nigerians look forward to 2019, a new political party to be known as Youth Confederation Party (YCP) is to be registered soon by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). The interim head, Political Bureau of the new emerging party, Huzaifa Ben-Mustafa, alongside other founding members of the party, told LEADERSHIP Friday in Abuja that…

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