Barcelona’s La Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years
10 June 2019 | 10:36 am
Antoni Gaudi's church, which still isn't finished a century after construction began, has received its formal planning permit. The part-Gothic, part-art nouveau landmark is already one of Spain's most visited sites.
11 Jan 2018
Federal Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola highlights the progress of second Niger bridge construction.
13 Jan 2018
Ambode promises to compensate owners of structures affected by ongoing construction.
3 Feb 2018
FG approves construction of more prisons.
22 Feb 2018
FG approves N6.7B for construction of Ibadan-Kaduna road.
19 Mar 2018
FG flags off construction of N3.7bn potable water supply project.
10 May 2019
Nigerian govt approves N1.8bn for road construction in Abuja.
15 May 2019
Reps pass a bill seeking the establishment of National Institute of Construction Technology.
18 May 2019
Nigerian govt approves 7.79bn for construction of inter-change and pedestrian bridge in Abuja.
20 Sep 2019
FG approves 519m Nnewi, Okigwe road construction project
23 Oct 2019
Governor Sanwoolu orders contractors to return to site of Agic-Ishawo road construction
24 Nov 2019
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday approved the sum of N1.7 billion for the construction of a jetty at the Bonny Island in Rivers.
18 Jan 2020
An unidentified man has been trapped under the rubble of an uncompleted three-storey building, which collapsed at 12 Alasepe Street, off Community Road, Ago Palace Way, Okota in Lagos State. Personnel of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) are on the ground to rescue those trapped under the rubble.
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Nigeria's former vice president, veteran politician Atiku Abubakar, will run for president again next year after the main opposition party picked him as its candidate to stand in elections to succeed incumbent Muhammadu Buhari.
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The victims were attacked while trying to escape a blockade set up by extremists, survivors said. The area of eastern Burkina Faso has seen a recent surge in attacks.
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"We cannot allow Putin to win this war," the German leader said on the final day of the World Economic Forum. Russia's invasion of Ukraine has dominated talks in Davos, Switzerland.
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Berlin wants to reduce its reliance on Russian coal by importing more from the biggest open-cast coal mine in Latin America. Its poor environmental and human rights standards have earned it the nickname "The Monster."
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John Oseni looks like every ordinary Nigerian teenager. But he’s anything but ordinary. The 16-year-old secondary school graduate is a tech tycoon. His dream is to become the next Elon Musk.