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...
Red Cross not part of negotiations for release of UNIMAID lecturers
The International Committee of the Red Cross has said it was not a part of the negotiations that led to the release of three University of Maiduguri lecturers and 10 other persons kidnapped by a faction of Boko Haram.
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.
ICRC trains STF to comply with international law of war, enforcement
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has trained personnel of the Special Task Force (STF) in Plateau State on international law of engagement in war situation and conduct of hostility.
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.
‘We shall soon introduce palliatives to ease business at ports’
The issue of tariff is very important. We need to have a modern tariff system and we are working towards that, at least with the shipping companies. Now, tariff must be scientifically decided. We have to look at many factors.
FG, Dangote and Apapa roads
A new chapter in road development in Nigeria is being opened with the announcement that the Federal Government has sealed an agreement with the Dangote Group to reconstruct the Apapa- Oshodi-Oworonshoki expressway and three ancillary routes.
Nigeria: Getting public-private partnership right
Last Friday the Government’s Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) blazed an important trail by publishing details of 51 Federal Public-Private Partnership...
Government ready to tackle Nigeria’s infrastructure challenge, says Osinbajo
Yemi Osinbajo said the PPP disclosure initiative designed to enhance transparency and accountability, was coming at a time that government was poised to attract private investment and expertise as well as boost the country’s infrastructure development.