Senate proposes pension fund for road construction
Senators have called on the Federal Government to consider using money from the pension fund for the rehabilitation and reconstruction of roads in the country.
Senate assures on road projects’ completion in South West
Sequel to the outcry of deplorable state of roads in the Southwest, the Senate has assured Nigerians of Federal government’s commitment to the completion of all road rehabilitation projects in the zone.
Aliero advocates PPP to tackle bad roads
Chairman, Senate Committee on Works, Adamu Alerio, has advocated Public Private Partnership (PPP) to fix bad roads in the country. He made the call yesterday during the road inspection in Lagos, saying by the time Apapa-Oshodi and Oshodi-Oworoshoki expressway get completed...
Minister explains delay in take-off of national carrier
The Minister of State Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said that government intends to build a national carrier that would stand the test of time.
Stakeholders fault second runway for Abuja airport
Stakeholders in the aviation sector have condemned Federal Government’s plan to give the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, a second runway, saying the project lacks justification, especially in economic terms.
Rumbling in Kebbi State over governorship slot in 2019
Adamu Aliero who arguably is the most influential politician in the state, won the governorship election in 1999 under the platform of All Peoples Party (APP) later to All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) before he defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Senate plans to summon minister over exit of foreign airlines
Worried by the departure of some foreign airlines operating in Nigeria, the Senate said it had concluded plans to summon the Aviation Minister, Senator Hadi Serika, with a view to finding lasting solutions to the problems of the aviation sector.