28 Jan 2019
As the “Winds of Change” swept across the African content in the 1960s, the world witnessed dozens of African nations declaring their independence from colonial rule. Many in Africa and around the world had hoped that Nigeria would lead the continent forward. Unfortunately, two major events occurred that derailed the promising course of Nigeria’s First…
26 Aug 2018
The Lagos State Government says work is in progress to integrate the rail, road and water transport systems to address the persistent gridlocks in the state. The state’s Commissioner for Transport, Mr Ladi Lawanson, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Sunday. “In order to get everything right, the state…
16 Aug 2018
Italy's populist government intensified its attacks Thursday on the bridge operator it blames for the viaduct collapse that killed dozens of people in Genoa, as rescuers picked through rubble on the third day of desperate efforts to find survivors. Anger is mounting over the tragedy and the structural problems that have dogged the decades-old Morandi…
24 May 2016
According to him, such a large-scale investment would create jobs, generate revenues for both government and individuals and this, he noted, would address all forms of restiveness emanating from idleness.
7 May 2016
Nigerians will like to know if the N80 billion Calabar – Lagos rail project is included in the 2016 budget recently signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari.