Government seeks private sector partnership on infrastructure
The Federal Government has called on the private sector to see existing infrastructure deficit in Nigeria as an opportunity to partner on a win-win basis with the private sector in the social infrastructure space.
TEF, UNDP, ICRC partner to train 1,000 entrepreneurs
The Tony Elumelu Foundation has commenced the completion of the process of selecting 1,000 African entrepreneurs with the most innovative and high profiled business ideas. TEF Founder, Tony Elumelu said the number and quality of applicants, 151,000 in total, was outstanding. “For us, it illustrates the strength and depth of entrepreneurial promise and commitment…
NESG, Infrastructure Commission seal pact to accelerate PPPs in Nigeria
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), and the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), to enhance the accelerated delivery of infrastructure in Nigeria through Public Private Partnerships (PPPs), and other forms of private sector participation.
Infrastructure commission takes over eight road projects in Borno
Determined to address physical infrastructure deficit that hampers economic development in the country, the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission...
Lekki Port begins construction of $1.5 billion facility
The Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise (LPLE), has commenced major construction works on the Lekki Deep Sea Port in Lagos State.
Red Cross, Elumelu Foundation to empower 200 entrepreneurs
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) have signed a memorandum of understanding to empower 200 entrepreneurs from North East and Niger Delta regions.
ECOWAS peace keepers train on war and conflict
The ESF provides personnel for regional and continental Peace Support Operations Missions. This training is meant to further enhance the operational readiness of the ESF which was attained in 2015.
Government needs N10b yearly to tackle infrastructure deficit, says ICRC boss
The Acting Director General of Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Chidi Izuwah, has disclosed that the Federal government needs over N10billion yearly to solve infrastructure deficit.