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June 28, 2021 News Press Release

BPE, DG Says Nigeria’s FTZs Have Potentials Similar To China

Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr Alex. Okoh has said that if Nigeria’s Free Trade Zones (FTZs) are well harnessed, they could bring in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and manufacturing inflows like China. Speaking at the sidelines recently after a meeting with the Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje on […]

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June 22, 2021 News Press Release

Gov. Ganduje Promises Full Support for KFTZ Reform

Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State has pledged the support and commitment of his administration towards the planned concession of the Kano Free Trade Zone (KFTZ) by the Federal Government to be executed by the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE). Receiving officials from the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment and the Bureau […]

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June 7, 2021 News Press Release


The United Kingdom Nigeria Infrastructure Advisory Facility (UKNIAF) has signed an agreement with the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) to support the Bureau in the areas of Institutional and human capacity building to enable BPE deliver on its mandate in delivering infrastructure projects in Nigeria using the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model. Signing the agreement […]

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June 3, 2021 News Press Release Uncategorized

FG committed to Conducive Environment for Privatised Enterprises-Okoh

The Federal Government is committed to providing the enabling environment and necessary support for all privatised enterprises in the country to perform optimally so that the objectives of privatisation would be realised, Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has said. Speaking at the Handover of the Certificate of […]

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May 28, 2021 News Press Release

BPE, Others To Vet Infrastructure Projects Before Inclusion In Budgets-Finance Minister

Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed has announced that from the 2021/2022 budget cycle, all infrastructure projects in Nigeria must be screened by the Federal Ministry of Finance Budget and National Planning and the Bureau for Public Enterprises (BPE) for Public Private Partnership (PPP) suitability and compliance with the National […]

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May 24, 2021 News Press Release

BusinessDay Confers Excellence In Public Service Award On BPE, DG

Re-appointed Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has emerged a recipient of the Excellence In Public Service Award instituted by the BusinessDay Newspapers for his sterling performance since assumption of office over four years ago; and the innovation he has brought into the management and execution of the […]

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May 5, 2021 News Press Release

FG Begins RBDAs’ Reform

The Minister of Water Resources, Engr. Suleiman Adamu has said that the need to reform the nation’s River Basin Development Authorities (RBDAs) is to seek alternative sources of funding to shore-up their revenue base and make them self-reliant. Declaring open a three-day business implementation training on the partial commercialisation of four pilot River Basin Development […]

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April 29, 2021 Press Release

BPE Delists Grand Central Hotel From Monitoring

Grand Central Hotel, Kano has been delisted from the routine monitoring activities of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) after fulfilling all covenants stipulated in the Share Sale and Purchase Agreement (SSAP). The ceremony which was performed at the Main Conference Hall of the Bureau on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, was witnessed by the top […]

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April 15, 2021 News Press Release

Okoh Inaugurates Joint Technical Committee For FMBN Reform

  Okoh Inaugurates Joint Technical Committee For FMBN Reform  The Federal Government’s efforts to reform the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) for optimum performance received a boost on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 with the inauguration of members of the Joint Technical Committee (JTC) for the Full commercialisation and recapitalisation of the Bank. Inaugurating the […]

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March 29, 2021 Press Release


Newly re-appointed Director General of the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr. Alex A. Okoh has set up a 6-point agenda for his administration in the next four years which include; working towards encouraging more private sector operators to invest in critical sectors of the Nigerian economy through Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs). Speaking for the first […]

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