Tag: privatisation

AzeezJanuary 24, 2017

FG to privatise national assets as part of economic recovery plan

Minister of Budget and National planning Udo Udoma has said the Federal Government is considering sale of assets as part ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 11, 2016

FG won’t revoke power sector privatisation – Fashola

The Federal Government says it will not revoke the privatisation of the power sector. Minister for Power, Works and Housing ...

Mallam YeroJune 12, 2016

Shehu Sani to Fashola: ‘We’ve moved from power epilepsy to power paralysis’

Senator Shehu Sani has taken a swipe at the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola over the abject ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 24, 2015

Lagos, Kano, Abuja and Port Harcourt airports may be privatised

Four of the major airports in Nigeria- Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kano- may be privatised by the Federal Government. During ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 2, 2015

David Mark feels your pain, goes after electricity operators… for you

by James Sambo Senate President, David Mark, is showing some empathy to the plight of Nigerians suffering the epileptic electricity ...

September 9, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Time to stop toying with the PIB (1)

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu But as the legislators on both side of the divide bicker and employ delay tactics over what ...

March 31, 2013

Simon Kolawole: Ibeto locks horns with Ebonyi gov’t – A most wasteful process

by Simon Kolawole  The notion that the government can do and undo irrespective of legal requirements can only discourage private ...

January 23, 2013

Opinion: It’s time to adopt an alternative privatization model

by Akintola Omigbodun A situation in which AMCON will have to take over from the banks at a future date ...

October 23, 2012

Edo, Delta, Ondo and Ekiti lost power bid because they cheated – Atedo Peterside

by Rachel Ogbu Picture: The Punch The four states said to have invested in power production have failed in their ...

September 14, 2012

PHCN privatisation weighed down by 300 court cases and N500 billion claims

by Stanley Azuakola Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Jonathan has made no pretences about his desire to ensure that Nigerians begin to ...

August 31, 2012

Why Barth Nnaji had to go – President Jonathan

by Stanley Azuakola In Anambra State yesterday, President Goodluck Jonathan validated the position of the ex-minister of Power Barth Nnaji ...

August 29, 2012

Why I resigned – Barth Nnaji

by Stanley Azuakola Barth Nnaji — Nigeria’s Minister of Power until yesterday — has explained the reason for his surprise move to ...

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