AMEACHI AND EL-RUFAI COMMISSIONS THE KADUNA INLAND DRY PORT,SEE PICS

A former governor of Rivers state, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday, Commissioned the Kaduna Inland dry port in the company of the state governor, Nasir El-rufai. Speaking at the event, Governor El-Rufai mentioned that Kaduna is Nigeria’s largest producer of maize, ginger and soya beans, and second in tomato. He added that the dry Port will, therefore, boost Economic Activities in the state and create jobs. The Kaduna Inland Dry Port will allow importers and exporters in and around Northern Nigeria to import & export directly into and from Kaduna. The ES, Nigerian…

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FLOOD WASHES OFF BRIDGE LINKING NORTH TO SOUTH WEST SEE PIX

A bridge linking the North-West with the South-East at Tatabu and Gidan Moin communities that was washed away by flood Photo: Ahmed Tahir Ajobe Flood occasioned by a downpour has washed off a bridge in Tatabu and Gidan Moin communities linking the North-west around Jebba/Mokwa/Kontagora axis with the South-west. The road is one of the many federal highways linking Niger State to other parts of the country. Our correspondent learnt that three trucks and a Mazda van were washed away by the flood. Natives said the bridge which was in…

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AISHA ACHIMUGU’S SAM EMPOWERMENT FOUNDATION COLLABORATES WITH AMERICAN MISSION TO REHABILITATE HEALTH CENTRE IN KUJE AREA COUNCIL

For the people of Gbaupe in Kuje Area Council of FCT, it was time to roll out the drums a few days ago when SAM Empowerment Foundation decided to commission the rehabilitated Healthcare Centre. The rehabilitated Health facility, which was funded by the American mission wore a new look as members of the community led by their traditional ruler turned out in their numbers to show their appreciation for the new lease of life that the facility offers to their people. At the Commissioning of the Health Centre were members…

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HOW BUHARI PERSONALLY NEGOTIATED THE CALABAR LAGOS RAIL ROAD PROJECT BY OSINBAJO

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari personally re-negotiated the funding of the Lagos-Calabar rail project under the China-Exim loan agreement. Osinbajo, who departed Calabar on Friday after a two-day working visit to the state, had during a town hall meeting with stakeholders on Thursday, said the Federal Government was desirous of assisting the state after ceding of Bakassi to Cameroon. He also disclosed that the Odukpani-Ikot Ekpene road was captured in the 2017 budget, adding that the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Uguru…

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