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Delta youths threaten contractor with EFCC, ICPC over poor job

Some youths of Ikpide-Irri community in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, on Monday, protested against a contracting firm, Portplus Limited, over what they described as ‘poor execution’ of a major road project in the riverine community.

Senator Akpabio: Governor Wike’s works sustaining nation’s economy

Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has said the good works of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, are geared towards protecting the economy of the country.

Cross River government to complete 300km of roads by 2019

The Cross River State Government says its target is to complete the 300 kilometres of road projects it has embarked upon across the state by 2019.

Akwa Ibom government wants refund of N140 billion spent on federal government roads

Akwa Ibom Government has urged the Federal Government to refund the state money it spent on the reconstruction of federal roads in the state.

Delta government to spend N11.5 billion on water projects

The Delta State Government on Monday said that it would require N11.5 billion to complete three ongoing storm water routing projects in Asaba, the state capital.

Federal government commences rehabilitation of 36.5km Wukari-Ibi road

Sen. Emmanuel Bwacha representing Taraba South District on Friday flagged off the rehabilitation of the 36.5-kilometre Wukari-Ibi road which is expected to gulp N1 billion.

Ekiti guber: PDP pledges no imposition, impunity

The National Working Committee (NWC) of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said there would be no imposition of candidate or display of impunity in its primary election for Ekiti governorship race.

Plateau government embarks on completion of road projects

Plateau state government says it has embarked on the completion of various road projects in its works sector to boost infrastructure development in the state.

94 Yobe schoolgirls still missing – parents

Contrary to earlier claims that some of the girls believed to have been abducted by members of Boko Haram Monday night at the Government Girls Science Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State, have been rescued, parents of the girls insist their daughters are still missing.

Enugu increases NYSC members’ allowance

Enugu State Government has announced increase in the allowance for National Youth Service Corps members serving in primary healthcare facilities in rural areas in the state.

Governor Obiano expresses satisfaction over work in Amansea

The Governor of Anambra state, Dr. Willie Obiano, has expressed satisfaction with the fast pace of work at the Amansea border of Enugu/Onitsha Expressway ahead of the burial of HE Dr. Alex Ekwueme.

Akwa Ibom PDP bars members from commenting on Governor Emmanuel’s feud with Senator Akpabio

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Akwa Ibom State, has barred its members from making further comments on the political feud between the state governor, Udom Emmanuel, and the Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio.

2019: Why I may not support Governor Emmanuel for second term – Senator Akpabio

A former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio, has given conditions under which he will support incumbent Governor Udom Emmanuel for second term.

Governor Fayose’s aide quits over deputy governor’s anointing as successor

The Special Assistant on General Matters to Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, Segun Akinwumi, has resigned his appointment.

Governor Ayade inspects 134km Mbok-Yala-Obudu ranch dual carriageway

Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, has expressed satisfaction with the ongoing construction work on the 134 kilometres Mbok-Yala-Bekwarra-Obudu Ranch dual carriageway in the Northern Senatorial Zone of the state.

Enugu govt reacts to alleged delisting among world resilient cities

The alleged delisting of Enugu as one of the 100 resilient cities of the world by the Rockefeller Foundation has generated reactions from some officials of the Enugu State Government.

Don’t frustrate devt in your area – Governor Emmanuel

The Akwa Ibom state governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has begged youths in the state to desist from harassing contractors handling road construction projects in the state, saying such acts were capable of sabotaging government’s effort in addressing the infrastructural needs of the people of the state.

Enugu govt approves N1.5 billion for rehabilitation of 14 rural, urban roads

The Enugu State Executive Council has approved the sum of N1,532,148,154.76 for the construction of 14 critical roads in both the Enugu metropolis and some rural communities.

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