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5 Feb 2018
The Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has engaged over 200 youths in Bayelsa state to carry out repair works on the failed portion of the six kilometers Yenagoa-Immiringi-Oloibiri road.
24 Jan 2018
Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday faulted on-going moves to set aside one per cent of the consolidated revenue fund to the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA) to repair roads in the country.
4 Jan 2018
The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) is to finish, in two weeks, the reconstruction of the failed portions of the Essene-Edemaya axis of the East-West Road.
1 Jan 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to deal with those responsible for the fuel scarcity that inflicted severe hardship on Nigerians, especially during the yuletide.
17 Dec 2017
Before the Senate Committee on the Federal Emergency Roads Maintenance Agency, FERMA, the minister responsible for-federal-roads, Babatunde Fashola announced
14 Dec 2017
Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has warned against any form of discrimination against women in the state. He pledged his full support of women participation...
24 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has concluded arrangement to reintroduce toll gates across the country, according to the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola.
29 Oct 2017
Travelling from Benin City, the Edo State capital to Abuja, through Ekpoma, Okpella, through Okene has become a misadventure that many regret venturing into in the last few years. 
22 Oct 2017
Contract for the refurbishing of the Calabar-Ikom Highway is said to have been awarded to another firm, but no construction has started except for the remedial works carried out by Samatech and a few other contractors
17 Oct 2017
There are strong signals that the gloomy future staring the Enugu State branch of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the face because of internal squabble may take longer time to be over going by current drumbeats of war emanating from within the party over recent board appointments.
7 Oct 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of a 13-member Governing Board for the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) and the Managing Director of the Nigeria Electricity Management Service Agency (NEMSA).
7 Oct 2017
A statement signed by an Assistant Director of Press in the office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mohammed Nakorji, yesterday said the appointment is subject to the confirmation of the Senate.


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