• Fashola Secures Release Of 300,000 Legally Encumbered PHCN Meters

    Fashola Secures Release Of 300,000 Legally Encumbered PHCN Meters

    The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that he has secured the release of about 300,000 electricity meters which belonged to defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) but were locked up in a warehouse because of a lingering legal case against the contract for their procurement.

    Fashola said in a YouTube question and answer webinar on Monday that hopefully this huge volume of meters would be put to good use by the electricity distribution companies […]

  • Fashola made me a proud grandfather – Tinubu says

    Fashola made me a proud grandfather – Tinubu says

    Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says he has no doubt that Babatunde Fashola will excel in his new ministerial assignment.

    Referring to the minister as his political product, Tinubu recalled how he was antagonised over the choice of Fashola as his successor.

    Tinubu was speaking at the launch of the Mile 12-Ikorodu road widening and Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) operation. “We conquered the enemy when they said it was impossible through Babatunde Raji Fashola,” he said.

    “You saw […]

  • (Photos) Babatunde Fashola receives International Award

    (Photos) Babatunde Fashola receives International Award

    Former Lagos state governor and Minister Designate, Babatunde Fashola yesterday received the Stephen J.Solarz Award in honour of his commitment to building a peaceful and vibrant society and work to improve social and economic conditions in Lagos as well as his role in preventing the Ebola outbreak from becoming a crisis in Nigeria. Fashola is pictured above receiving the award from billionaire Mo Ibrahim, the founder of Mo Ibrahim Foundation at the 20th Anniversary Award dinner of the International Crisis […]

  • EX-Gov Babatunde Raji Fashola receives Poland Ambassador (Photos)

    EX-Gov Babatunde Raji Fashola receives Poland Ambassador (Photos)

    Former governor of Lagos state Babatunde Fashola received the Poland Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Andrezj Dycha who paid him a courtesy visit at his Surulere residence today September