30/05/2022
Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service Col. Hameed Ali with Acting DG of ICRC Michael Ohiani after the signing of the Customs Modernisation Agreement

Customs modernization agreement signed, to generate $176bn – ICRC

May 30, 2022 PRESS RELEASE Customs modernization agreement signed, to generate $176bn – ICRC The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has said that the Nigerian Customs Modernisation Project, a Public Private Partnership (PPP) will generate over $176 billion dollars to the Federal Government in 20 years. Acting Director General of the ICRC, Michael Ohiani disclosed this on Monday at the signing ceremony of the concession. The concession agreement was between the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) […]
04/05/2022
PPP: NCC issues Request For Qualification for Device Management System (DMS)

PPP: NCC issues Request For Qualification for Device Management System (DMS)

PPP: NCC issues Request For Qualification for Device Management System (DMS) Under the regulatory guidance of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has issued a Request for Qualification (RFQ) for the deployment of a single window Device Management System (DMS) for mobile communication devices. The project is collaboration between the NCC and the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy under a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement (“NCC Device Management System” […]
01/03/2022

FG committed to bridging infrastructure gap – ICRC

The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) says the Federal Government is poised in its commitment to bridging the infrastructure gap in Nigeria. The Acting Director-General of the commission, Mr Michael Ohiani said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Sunday. The ICRC boss hinted that plans were at advanced stage to begin the process of procuring a concessionaire for the Lagos/Ibadan rail and the Itakpe/Warri rail. Ohiani said […]
18/09/2021

Hydro Power Plant Is Injecting Power Into National Grid – Adamu

In this interview with KINGSLEY OKOH, the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu speaks on the provision of irrigation facilities and how Nigeria is adding more power to the national grid through the dams. Opposition to the Water Bill is getting stronger by the day. Are you engaging enough with the leadership of the national assembly? Recently we had a meeting with the chairman of the Senate and House Committees on the way forward. I […]
20/08/2021

FG releases qualification requests for 4 airports concession

The Federal Government has released a request for qualification for the concession of four International Airport terminals and other related services. The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Aviation, Mr Hassan Musa, made this announcement in a statement issued to newsmen in Lagos on Monday by the Director, Public Affairs of the ministry, Mr James Odaudu. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the four major commercial airports are Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja; […]
23/05/2021

Late DG, ICRC, Chidi Izuwah laid to rest, Ikpeazu, Presidency mourns

Published on May 23, 2021 By Chijindu Emeruwa Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu has mourned the death of the Director-General of the Infrastructure Concession and Regulatory Commission (ICRC) at the Presidency, Engr. Chidi Izuwah. The remains of Late Izuwah was laid to rest at his home, Umuotiri Amaede, Ovungwu in Isialangwa South Local Government Area of Abia State during the weekend. In his tribute during the funeral of the deceased conducted by the St […]
08/04/2021

Proposed Jabi Lake tourism, recreation project to generate N123bn

  By Folasade Akpan/Salisu Sani-Idris The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) says the proposed Jabi Lake Tourism and Recreation Development project will generate N123 billion over a 30-year period. Mr Micheal Ohiani, ICRC Acting Director-General, said this on Wednesday in Abuja, while presenting the Outline Business Certificates (OBC) to Mrs Ramatu Aliyu, Minister of State for Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Ohiani said the project would also generate net present value of N1.5 billion, internal rate […]
01/10/2020

Happy 60th Independence Day, Nigeria

28/09/2020

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – CONCESSION OF GOVERNMENT OWNED FARMS AND CATERING REST HOUSES UNDER PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP ARRANGEMENTS

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – CONCESSION OF GOVERNMENT OWNED FARMS AND CATERING REST HOUSES UNDER PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP ARRANGEMENTS Background The Rivers State Government (RSG) as an integral part of its vision and policy thrust has embraced the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model as a Key strategy for the accelerated delivery of its public infrastructure. This delivery of public infrastructure will mean an expansion of the State’s economy and an increase in population as more people […]
03/07/2020

ICRC facilitates $8bn private investments for Nigeria’s infrastructure

…holds talks with Indonesian authorities on PPP projects By Onyinye Nwachukwu The Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC) has facilitated well over $8billion worth of private investments for infrastructure development across the country.   The Director-General, ICRC, Chidi Izuwah disclosed this Thursday in Abuja as he held talks with Indonesian authorities led by Usra Hendra Harahap, the country’s Ambassador to Nigeria on possible partnerships.   The courtesy visit was specifically to explore various areas of collaboration […]
25/06/2020

PPPs FOR NATIONAL HIGHWAYS TRANSFORMATION

PPPs FOR NATIONAL HIGHWAYS TRANSFORMATION Join the work in progress tomorrow as the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing partners with the private sector to transform our Highways to Economic Corridors. What’s New 5 Ministers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria join the webinar to demonstrate that this is a whole of government initiative under the leadership of HE President Muhammadu Buhari. And now in a true show of the one Africa one People Spirit […]
15/03/2019

Health sector: FG battles $10bn annual infrastructure deficit

The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Health, Mr Abdullahi Mashi, said that the country’s health sector has an annual deficit running into about 10 billion dollars (N3.06 trillion), in infrastructure gap. Mashi, who was represented by Dr Omobolanle Olowu, the Head of Public Private Partnership (PPP) at the Ministry disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja at the First Quarter Consultative Forum. The Forum on PPP was organised by the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC). Mashi […]
28/02/2019

DICON Receives Full Business Case Compliance Certificate

The proposed establishment of a military and para-military clothing and accessories factory at the Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria (DICON) received a boost today with the presentation of a Full Business Case (FBC) compliance certificate for the project to the Hon. Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali by the Director General of the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission, Engr. Chidi Izuwah in Abuja. According to the DG, the project, a joint venture PPP between DICON and […]
26/02/2019

ICRC to concession Nigeria’s medical warehouse facilities

By Racheal Ishaya The Director-General, Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (ICRC), Mr Chidi Izuwah has said that plans to concession the medical warehouse facilities in Abuja and Lagos had reached advance stage. Izuwah said this on Monday in Abuja when he went on a pre handover monitoring visit to the Abuja Premier Medical Warehouse facility, also known as “Warehouse in a box. The Warehouse is a medical facility that safely stores lifesaving medicines needed in the […]
25/02/2019

NIGERIA TO DEVELOP LOTTERY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM THROUGH PPP

As part of a collaborative effort between the Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission and the National Lottery Regulatory Commission, a Lottery management system aimed at simplifying the operation of lottery business in Nigeria is to be developed. This was made known when the DG of the ICRC, Engr. Chidi Izuwah, received the management of the Lottery Regulatory Commission at the ICRC head office, in Abuja, Wednesday. Speaking further, he disclosed that lottery as a business is […]
28/12/2017

Advertorial: Addendum to request for pre-qualification for Operations and Maintenance of Abuja and Lagos Premier Medical Warehouses.

Addendum to request for pre-qualification for Operations and Maintenance of Abuja and Lagos Premier Medical Warehouses. Please click here to download Advertorial