Tag: Minister of Works and Housing

Fashola slams N2b libel suit against two Nigerian Newspapers

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has slammed an N2 billion defamation suit against the Chief Executive Officer of Sunrise Power and Transmission Company Ltd., Leno Adesanya. In a statement of claim before an FCT High Court presided over by Justice Sylvester Oriji, the minister accused Adesanya and two[Read More…]

FG housing scheme for Nigerians range from N7.2 million representing the lowest prices – Says Fashola

As Nigerians respond positively to the Ministry of Works and Housing portal opened last Tuesday for a chance to subscribe to the over 5,000 houses under the Federal Government’s National Housing Programme, the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has announced that a total of 7,315 applications for allocation[Read More…]

“I saw him last week, he didn’t tell me he is running for office” – Babatunde Fashola speaks on Tinubu Presidency

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has asked Nigerians to wait till January 2022 for the National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, to declare whether he will be running for president in 2023 or not. Fashola said this during an interview on Channels Television’s programme[Read More…]

Fashola orders trailers to vacate Ogere on Lagos-Ibadan expressway

The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, on Saturday directed trailers parking indiscriminately at Ogere section of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway to immediately vacate the area to give way for ongoing construction works. Fashola, who undertook an inspection of the road from Lagos, gave the directive during a town[Read More…]

Minister Babatunde Fashola say third mainland Bridge closes midnight Friday

The Federal Government says the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge in Lagos State begins from Friday midnight July 24, 2020 to January 23, 2021. The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, announced this on Tuesday at a press briefing in Abuja. He stated that between 2015 and[Read More…]