Infrastructure: FG releases N7bn for completion of East-West Road

The Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Omotayo Alasoadura, has revealed that the Federal Government has released about N7 billion to contractors to facilitate the completion of the East-West Road project. This was contained in a statement by the ministry’s Director of Press and Public Relations, Deworitshe Patricia, titled “FG released about N7 billion […]

Road Accident: Six die in Sagamu-Benin Expressway

Tragedy strikes as six persons have been confirmed dead in an early Tuesday morning accident around Ajede Ogbere in Ijebu Ode-Ore on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway. The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps in Ogun, Mr Ahmed Umar, confirmed the incident, saying the accident involved three vehicles. The sector commander said the accident involved a Mazda […]

CAN President Blasts FG For 15-Year-Old Unfinished Road Project

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Rev. Samson Ayokunle, has described the unfinished 200-kilometre Abuja-Lokoja highway as a national shame. Ayokunle slammed the Federal Government for its inability to complete the road 15 years after the project began. He made his comments in Lokoja on Monday at the official inauguration of the Government […]