Tag: contractors

Ghost contractors got N1.7b under Aliyu, witness tells court

By Justina Asishana, Minna Three contractors who allegedly collected N1.7 billion for jobs during the Babangida Aliyu administration in Niger State are nowhere to be found, a key prosecution witness,…

Presidential Amnesty office begins probe of fraudulent contractors

The report on capital importation into the country compiled by the Central Bank of Nigeria was released on Friday by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, with Abia State picking…

Yuletide: Fashola asks contractors to make Lagos-Ibadan road motorable, safe

Agency Reporter Works and Housing Minister Babatunde Fashola has directed Julius Berger, the contractor handling section one rehabilitation/reconstruction of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, to accelerate the repairs of the road ahead…

Road Contractors Threaten Demo, Give Gov't 14-day Ultimatum To Pay Arrears

The Ghana Chamber of Construction Industry has given government a 14-day ultimatum to pay all outstanding debt owed its members. The road contractors have threatened to demonstrate should their warning…

Lagos-Ibadan railway: Amaechi scraps deadlines for Chinese contractors

Lawrence Enyoghasu Minister of Transportation Rotimi Amaechi has said deadlines for Chinese contractors China Civil Engineering Consultion Company constructing the new railway standard gauge line from Lagos to Ibadan have…

Taraba govt lauds Buhari over bridge project, assures security of contractors

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo The Taraba Governor Darius Ishaku has assured RCC construction firm handling the building of the bridge across river Ibi in Ibi LGA of the state of adequate…

Ekiti: Govt, CSO caution project contractors against sexual exploitation

Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti In a bid to ensure a robust implementation of Gender Based Violence (GBV) laws in Ekiti State, the State Government and a Civil Society Organisation(CSO), Gender Relevance…

Delta SUBEB chairman urges contractors to deliver classrooms projects within 90 days

 Mr Sunny Ogwu, Chairman, State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), says contractors handling various classrooms projects to deliver within 90 days. Ogwu, in a statement on Friday in Asaba, said…

List of contractors is authentic and was not compiled by Akpabio – NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has disclosed that the list of contract beneficiaries released by Godswill Akpabio, minister of Niger Delta affairs, is authentic and was not compiled by him. …

EFCC secures final forfeiture of N827.6m from NDDC contractors

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has secured the final forfeiture of N827, 679,098.32 (Eight Hundred and Twenty-Seven Million, Six Hundred and Seventy-Nine Thousand, Ninety-Eight Naira, Thirty-Two Kobo) from…

Oyo Assembly summons 20 contractors over N10bn water project during Ajimobi’s tenure

 Oluseye Ojo, Ibadan The Oyo House of Assembly has summoned the contractors that handled water projects for the state during the immediate past administration led by the late Governor Abiola…

Ekiti Gov’t threatens to sanction erring SDGs contractors

The Ekiti State Government has threatened to sanction erring contractors handling various Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) projects in the state. The Secretary of the SDGs in the state, Mr Olukayode…

Minister directs power contractors back to sites

(Constance Athekame, NAN) The Minister of Power, Mr Sale Mamman, has directed contractors handling power projects across the country to return to sites as COVID-19 lockdown by the Federal Government…

Wike threatens to sanction erring contractors

TONY JOHN, Port Harcourt Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has stated that contractors who fail to abide by the contractual agreement in handling projects in the state would be sanctioned….

Kano: Ganduje orders contractors handling state projects to return to site

Desmond Mgboh, Kano Kano State Governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has ordered all contractors handling different government projects in the state to return to site. The Governor gave the directive…