Federal Government to close Lagos-Ibadan Expressway for four months

The Federal Government (FG) has disclosed that some sections of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway would be closed for four months for reconstruction by Julius Berger Nigeria Plc. The road has been under construction since the administration of Goodluck Jonathan. The FG had postponed the reconstruction of the road in the past, but the possibility of another postponement … Continue reading Federal Government to close Lagos-Ibadan Expressway for four months

FG declares Friday Feb 22nd public holiday, excludes bankers

In preparation for this Saturday February 23rd Presidential and National Assembly elections, the Federal Government has declared Friday, February 22nd as a public holiday. A statement released by the Ministry of Interior, says bankers and those offering essential services across the nation are excluded in observing the public holiday.

ASUU Strike: We’re not aware of FG N15.89bn to varsities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it has not been briefed on the alleged payment of N15.89 billion to universities by the Federal Government, two months after it embarked on strike. The union’s National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, disclosed this in an interview on Wednesday in Lagos.