Bridge
After it was formally opened on Thursday, jubilant people flocked to cross South Sudan‘s first permanent bridge over the Nile. The Japanese government funded the construction of the 560-metre-long Freedom Bridge on the outskirts of Juba city. Construction started in 2013 but was often halted due to the civil war and...
hydropower
The Mambilla hydropower plant is a 3,050 Mega Watts (which has now been scaled down to 1,525 MW) power station under development in Nigeria. It was conceived in 1972, but 50 years later, it is yet to take off. When eventually completed, it will be the largest power-generating installation in...
MainOne, West Africa’s leading connectivity and data centre solutions provider, has announced the expansion of its fibre optic network infrastructure to the Lagos Free Zone in Lekki. The firm, in a media statement signed by Oluwafisayo Ayodele noted being the first private free Zone in Nigeria, the Lagos Free Zone...
By Oluwatoyin Ajadi The new ultra-modern airport terminal at the Murtala Muhammed International airport in Lagos is now open for use for the travelling public following the commissioning of the terminal by President Muhammadu Buhari. The new terminal built on a landmass of 56,000 square meters has the capacity for about...
By Confidence Ijeh President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday, inaugurated the newly completed Dangote Fertilizer Plant, located at Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos State, Nigeria. The World-class fertilizer plant was built at a cost of $2.5 billion, with the capacity to produce three million metric tonnes of fertilizer annually. President Buhari hailed...