Nigerians will pay for electricity if services become satisfactory—Osinbajo

Nigerians will pay for electricity if services become satisfactory—Osinbajo

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigerians are willing to pay for electricity if the services they receive from the distribution companies are constant and better.Osinbajo expressed this view while featuring in a webinar on Economic Sustainability Beyond COVID-19 organised by Emmanuel Chapel on Sunday in Abuja.The Vice President said it was not true that Nigerians did not want to pay more for power, adding that they had been unhappy with the poor service over the years. …

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Valedictory NEC: Council Highlights Activities, Resolutions In First Term Of Buhari Administration

Valedictory NEC: Council Highlights Activities, Resolutions In First Term Of Buhari Administration

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OFFICE OF THE VICE PRESIDENT PRESS RELEASE

 

VALEDICTORY NEC: COUNCIL HIGHLIGHTS ACTIVITIES, RESOLUTIONS IN FIRST TERM OF BUHARI ADMINISTRATION

 

*VP chairs special NEC meeting, urges members to do more for the welfare of Nigerians

 

*Governors commend VP for leadership & robust NEC group

At a special valedictory meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting in the first term of the Buhari administration, the Council, chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, today presented the legacy document, which highlights of the activities …

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Buhari Administration Projects In South South Nigeria (Niger Delta)

Buhari Administration Projects In South South Nigeria (Niger Delta)

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Afam Fast Power Project: Construction of US$186 million, 240MW expansion for the Afam Power Plant expand the Afam

 

Dualisation of Yenegwe Road Junction-Kolo-Otuoke-Bayelsa Palm (Sukuk Bond)

 

Rehabilitation of Sections 1 to 4 of the Enugu — Port Harcourt Expressway

 

Construction of 120 billion Naira Bonny-Bodo Road in Rivers State, jointly funded by the Federal Government and the Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas Company Limited (NLNG)

Construction of 120 billion Naira Bonny-Bodo Road in Rivers State, to link Bonny Island to the Mainland. Originally …

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List of the 25 Priority Road Projects Being Executed By President Muhammadu Buhari Administration, These Roads Are Being Funded By The N100 Billion Sukuk Bond:

List of the 25 Priority Road Projects Being Executed By President Muhammadu Buhari Administration, These Roads Are Being Funded By The N100 Billion Sukuk Bond:

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Construction of Oju/Loko–Oweto bridge over River Benue to link Loko (Nasarawa state) and Oweto (Benue state) along route F2384

Dualisation of Abuja–Abaji–Lokoja Road section I (International Airport link road junction–Sheda Village)

Dualisation of Suleja–Minna Road in Niger State Phase II (km 40+000-km101+000)

Dualisation of Abuja–Abaji–Lokoja Road: Section IV Koton Karfe–Lokoja in Kogi State

Dualisation of Lokoja-Benin Road: Obajana–Okene in Kogi State

Dualisation of Kano–Maiduguri Road linking Kano– Jigawa–Bauchi–Yobe

Dualisation of Kano–Maiduguri Road linking Kano– Jigawa–Bauchi–Yobe–Borno States. Section III (Azare– Potiskum) in Bauchi

Dualisation …

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Third Year Progress Report As Delivered By H.E Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN At The Conference Room Of The Ministry Of Power,Works And Housing, Mabushi, Abuja On Monday, 12th November, 2018

Third Year Progress Report As Delivered By H.E Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN At The Conference Room Of The Ministry Of Power,Works And Housing, Mabushi, Abuja On Monday, 12th November, 2018

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Distinguished ladies and gentlemen, Saturday the 10th day of November 2018 was the 3rd anniversary of the day when President Buhari inaugurated the current Federal Executive Council and announced the merger of the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing into one new ministry, on the 11th November, 2018.

 

Shortly after the inauguration and specifically on the 8th day of December 2015, I addressed members of the public in a statement titled “Setting the Agenda for Delivering Change” in which …

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Ongoing And Completed Projects By The Buhari & Osinbajo Led Administration Across The 36 States Of The Federation

Ongoing And Completed Projects By The Buhari & Osinbajo Led Administration Across The 36 States Of The Federation

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Abia State

Rehabilitation of Enugu-Port Harcourt Road Section 1, Umuahia-Aba Township Rail/Road bridge crossing.

 

Amaudo (Ntalakwu-Bende) Flood & Erosion Control Project

Cassava Processing Plant

Rehabilitation and Reconstruction of Enugu-Port-Harcourt dual carriageway Section 1, Lokpanta-Umuahia Tower, Abia.

 

Patching of potholes, pavement strengthening, repairs of failed sections and general maintenance works along umuahia- Bende – Ohafia Road

 

Adamawa State

Reconstruction off Yola Mubi Bridge at Kaa’aShiwa and Mile 30- Kwambla Road

Rehabilitation of Gombe-Numan-Yola road, phase 1,

Patching of potholes, pavement strengthening, repairs of failed sections and general maintenance …

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NIGERIA AT 58 – National Broadcast By H.E Muhammadu Buhari President Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria On The 58th Independence Anniversary, 1st October, 2018

NIGERIA AT 58 – National Broadcast By H.E Muhammadu Buhari President Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria On The 58th Independence Anniversary, 1st October, 2018

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Fellow Nigerians,

Today is a day of celebration and solemn reflection. It is the anniversary of the day Nigerians realised one of the most cherished of human desires – the desire for freedom. We, therefore, give thanks to and remember our founding fathers who laboured so hard and sacrificed so much to build and bequeath to us this wonderful nation. It is our duty to consolidate this great legacy.

 

On this first October date and on the eve of the …

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Restructuring: Osinbajo Replies Atiku, Explains Stance

Restructuring: Osinbajo Replies Atiku, Explains Stance

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR, PREMIUM TIMES (Sept 4, 2018)

 

RE: OSINBAJO GOT IT WRONG ON RESTRUCTURING-ATIKU

Dear Editor,

 

Kindly permit me a response to a piece in your publication, titled “Osinbajo got it wrong on Restructuring,” written, we are told, by my illustrious predecessor in office, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

 

First, let me say that I really would have expected Alhaji Abubakar to at least get the full text of my comments before his public refutal of my views. But I understand; we …

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Managing Resources Better And Providing For The People Properly, Will Move Nigeria Forward, Says VP Osinbajo

Managing Resources Better And Providing For The People Properly, Will Move Nigeria Forward, Says VP Osinbajo

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*Geographic restructuring not the problem 

In contrast to simple geographical restructuring of the country, prudent management of national resources and providing for the people properly, are better ideas for Nigeria’s development challenges, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

Prof. Osinbajo who stated this while fielding questions from a cross-section of Nigerians at a town hall meeting in Minnesota, the United States of America on Sunday, spoke on a wide range of issues covering the economy, anti-corruption, health, agriculture among …

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SECURITY: FG, GOVERNORS READY TO DECENTRALISE POLICING IN NIGERIA

SECURITY: FG, GOVERNORS READY TO DECENTRALISE POLICING IN NIGERIA

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There is relative calm in Benue, says Deputy Governor

Short of constitutional amendment, the Federal Government and State Governors have resolved to explore how the operations of the Nigeria Police can be decentralised in order to improve the level of policing and security in the country.

This is one of the highlights  of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting today where a Committee of state governors and the Inspector-General of Police has been set up to ensure the …

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