Fashola News

APC issues 6 queries to INEC, denies calling for staggered elections

The position of the party was disclosed during a news conference addressed by its Director of Election Planning and Monitoring, Babatunde Raji Fashola and that of Contact and Mobilization, Hadiza Bala-Usman Sunday evening in Abuja Both directorates had met at the Buhari Campaign Council headquarters to fine-tune its strategies in the face of the postponement of the polls by INEC.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

FG, power firms disagree on stranded 2,000MW

In June 2018, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, declared that about 2,000MW of electricity produced by power generation companies had been left stranded, as Discos lacked the capacity to take all the generated electricity.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 16, 2019

It’ll be difficult to stop voter apathy in Nigeria’s elections – Prof Onuoha

There was a time the Ibo traders in Lagos were running away from paying tax, but from our own analysis, under Fashola, they were coming out to pay tax because they said they could see the impact of the tax they pay.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Politics of 2023 shaping 2019

The intentions of Mr. Babatunde Fashola, the minister of works, power and housing remains a specter for many in the Tinubu camp.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 13, 2019

Buhari vs Atiku: Fashola speaks on APC losing election

A former Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, has said the All Progressives Congress, APC, cannot afford to lose the presidential election to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 12, 2019

Power ministry has no record of runaway contractors, Fashola tells SERAP

Oladimeji Ramon The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, said the power ministry has no record of corrupt contractors who ran away with government money without executing awarded contracts.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019

Fashola urges creative industry to project President Buhari’s positive values

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has urged the creative industry to deploy their talents to project positive values of integrity and dignity which President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration represents.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019

Power ministry has no record of runaway contractors, Fashola tells SERAP

Oladimeji Ramon The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, said the power ministry has no record of corrupt contractors who ran away with government money without executing awarded contracts.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019

No Corrupt Contractors In Our Records, Fashola Replies SERAP

Babatunde Fashola, Nigeria’s Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has responded to the Freedom of Information (FOI) request by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), requesting a publication of the names of all contractors and companies that have been engaged in the power sector since the return of democracy in 1999 till date.

Sahara Reporters , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019

Fashola replies SERAP’s request for names of ‘corrupt’ FG contractors

Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN, has responded to the Freedom of Information request by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) on information on details of alleged contractors and companies that collected money for electricity projects and failed to execute projects.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 10, 2019