• We’re Now Refocusing On Project Completion – Fashola

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    Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, in this interview with select journalists in Maiduguri after a three-day tour of ongoing projects in the North-east zone, explains his vision of reconnecting Nigeria by roads, power and housing. BODE GBADEBO was there for LEADERSHIP would you react to the common notion that all…

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  • Fashola And The Changing Face Of Deplorable Roads

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    Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN), recently embarked on a tour of the six geo-political zones in the country to inspect ongoing road projects. BODE GBADEBO who was on the entourage reports Many persons had expressed concern over the enormous tasks entrusted to Mr. Babatunde Fashola when he was assigned the…

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  • Facebook Commends Saraki For Opening Up NASS

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    World’s most popular social media platform, Facebook, has commended Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki,  for opening up the activities of the 8th National Assembly through various channels, especially the daily Facebook Live Video streaming of Senate plenary sittings. The Chief Product Officer and Company Lead on Product Management and Development of Facebook, Christopher Cox,…

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  • Saraki Commissions 80-bed Hospital In Yobe

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    The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, at the weekend commissioned an 80-bed space hospital built by Senator Mohammad Hassan (PDP, Yobe) in Potiskum, Yobe State. The commissioning ceremony witnessed the first usage of the hospital’s equipment when Saraki symbolically conducted High Blood Pressure (HBP) test on Senator Dino Melaye (APC, Kogi). Apart from senators, who…

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  • Banks, Others Now To Clean, Beautify Abuja – Senate

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    * Orders destitute, miscreants to leave capital city The Senate has announced plan to engage banks and other corporate organisations operating in Abuja to henceforth sanitise and beautify the nation’s capital in order to save public funds used in executing the task by the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA). The Senate Committee on Federal Capital…

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  • Senate Condemns Xenophobic Attacks On Nigerians In S/Africa

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    The Senate Committee on Diaspora Matters on Monday condemned the recent xenophobic atta‎cks on Nigerians living in South Africa, urging the Federal Government to take retributive stance against the country. The committee’s condemnation followed the alleged killing of one Tochukwu Nnadi, a 34-year-old businessman by the  South African police on Thursday, December 29, 2016. Chairman…

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  • 2017 Budget: Senate Tasks Education MDAs On Performance

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    The Senate has urged stakeholders in the Nigeria’s education sector to ensure a higher performance in the execution of capital projects contained in the 2017 budget even as it said that it was prepared to address the problem of shortfall in the budgetary allocation to the sector by the federal government in the proposed budget….

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  • Again, PMB, Saraki Meet In London

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    For the second time in five days, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday had a meeting with Senate President Bukola Saraki at the Abuja House in London. The second meeting between the duo was confirmed in a tweet on the president’s twitter handle, @NGRPresident. “This evening President @MBuhari met with Senate President @bukolasaraki, at Abuja House”, the…

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