Tag archive for ‘fashola’
By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Nationwide blackout regrettable, challenge ‘ll soon be over—FG

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday regretted the nationwide blackout, assuring that it is a phase that would soon pass away. Fashola said the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, July 6th, 2017

Budget 2017: Rift between N’Assembly, Presidency deepens as senate asks Fashola to resign if …

Probes NPA over alleged $3b fraud Strong indications emerged on Wednesday that the rift between the National Assembly and the Presidency over the handling of the 2017 budget might have deepened. This is because More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

2017 Budget: FG plans to drag N’Assembly to S’Court

To seek judicial interpretation on extent of parliament’s power to alter Appropriation Bill Strong indications emerged at the weekend that the Federal Government may invoke the original jurisdiction of More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 8th, 2017

N120bn Road Project: Senate summons Fashola

Moves to halt extra-budgetary spending at CBN Confirms 82-year- old as ambassador The Senate on Wednesday gave its nod to a legislation aimed at halting what it called extra budgetary expenditure by the Central More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Airport Closure: Senate debates govt’s plan, summons Amaechi, Fashola, 5 others

Following plans to shut down the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport to allow full renovation of the facility, the Senate on Tuesday, summoned the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi and the Minister of More...