FG to prosecute energy thieves soon, says Fashola

FG to prosecute energy thieves soon, says Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Friday said that the Federal Government would begin the prosecution of energy thieves soon. ...
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40 years after conception, FG signs $5.79bn contract for Mambilla power plant

40 years after conception, FG signs $5.79bn contract for Mambilla power plant

The federal government has signed the contract for the Mambilla hydro power project. The project was first designed 40 years ago and is expected to add 3,050 megawatts of power The post 40 years after conception, FG signs $5.79bn contract...
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Nigeria receives $64.63m from sale of power to Benin, Niger Republics

Nigeria receives $64.63m from sale of power to Benin, Niger Republics

The Federal Government has generated $64.6 million revenue from sale of electricity to neighbouring Benin and Niger republics, Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said. The post Nigeria receives $64.63m from sale of power to Benin,...
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FG recovers $64.6 million electricity debt from Niger, Benin Republics

FG recovers $64.6 million electricity debt from Niger, Benin Republics

The Federal Government says it has recovered $64.63 million debt owed it by Niger and Benin Republics as part-payment for electricity supply to the two neighbouring countries. ...
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Fashola refutes allegations of fraud, diversion of $350m against power ministry

Fashola refutes allegations of fraud, diversion of $350m against power ministry

Fashola in a statement entitled: “Before Perception Becomes Reality,“ on Friday in Abuja, said that the ministry was ready to provide full, factual and detailed response when formally invited by the Senate. ...
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‘Dino could have simply written to confirm’ — Fashola rubbishes $35m allegation

‘Dino could have simply written to confirm’ — Fashola rubbishes $35m allegation

Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, has denied allegations of financial impropriety made against him by Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west. Melaye had alleged that the power ministry diverted $35 The post ‘Dino could have simply written to con...
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FG signs agreement for Lagos-Abidjan highway

FG signs agreement for Lagos-Abidjan highway

Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, says the federal government has signed financial agreement for the execution of Lagos-Abidjan highway. NAN reports that Olusegun Ogunkayode, senior information officer The post FG signs agreement for Lag...
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Senate summons Fashola over $35m unapproved spendings

Senate summons Fashola over $35m unapproved spendings

The Senate on Wednesday started investigating the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing for spending $35m without approval by the National... Read » Senate summons Fashola over $35m unapproved spendings on YNaija ...
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IGP rejects Senate’s probe over Misau’s allegations

IGP rejects Senate’s probe over Misau’s allegations

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday engaged the Senate in a verbal war regarding the legality or otherwise of the lawmakers’ probe of corruption allegations made against him by Senator Hamman Misau. ...
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Senate summons Fashola over $35m power project

Senate summons Fashola over $35m power project

The senate has summoned Babatunde Fashola, minister of power, works and housing, over $35 million power project. On Thursday, Dino Melaye, senator representing Kogi west, alleged that in 2016, the ministry The post Senate summons Fashola over $35m power proje...
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