Babatunde Raji Fashola
Third Mainland Bridge: FG completes first phase rehabilitation, commends citizens’ patience
The Federal Government on Thursday announced the completion of the first phase rehabilitation of the Third Mainland Bridge and a planned 18 hours total closure of the bridge.
My Mercedes is bigger than yours - Part 2
Continued from yesterday The steel mill became a cesspool of corruption for many decades. Each government came, made false promises, pumped dollars and more dollars into the sinking hole, officials pocketed the rest, yet the steel mill, built on 24,000 hectares of land remains uncompleted. The Buhari administration took up the gauntlet. Last year, the…
Landgrabbing: Lagos residents implore Sanwo-Olu to avert looming bloodbath
Residents of Lewu-Odo, Enyira, and Abule-Parapo in Ibeju Lekki Local Government, Lagos, have implored Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to avert impeding bloodbath in the communities
Babatunde Fashola at 57: Tunji Olowolafe, others, salute the minister of works and housing
Two decades ago Babatunde Raji Fashola had yet to become the big name he is today – he was only a legal practitioner on the cusp of becoming a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). Then, in 2002, he was appointed Chief of Staff by the then Governor Bola Ahmed Tinubu of Lagos State. Two years later, he became the first member of his Law School set of 1988 to become a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).
How Nigeria dealt with Ebola virus outbreak
The outbreak of Ebola Virus disease (EVD) in 2014 remains unprecedented both in the number of cases, deaths and geographic scope.
Okada restriction: Action in the best interest of Lagos
If you care about the security of Lagos State, support your Governor on the restriction of Okada and Keke.’’ This was the submission of the former Governor of Lagos State and current Minister of Works, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola..
Nigeria: Religiosity, faith and the missing link
In May 2014, then Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola of Lagos State stirred the hornets’ nest when he described as baseless, calls that the next governor of the state should be a Christian.
Government plans massive road repairs at Yuletide
The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola has said government was working with contractors handling road projects for the repairs of major arterial road networks in view of the forthcoming Yuletide.