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Ambode launches sanitation corps for a cleaner Lagos

Ambode launches sanitation corps for a cleaner Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday launched Cleaner Lagos Initiative, CLI and the Lagos Environmental Sanitation Corps, LAGESC, to tackle the problem of environmental nuisance in Lagos. At the launch which held at the Agege Stadium, Agege area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, Ambode said the CLI was billed to take the State into the desired future as far as ...

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Are High-Rise Buildings Good or Bad For People?

high-rise buildings

What is bad or good about high-rise buildings? In the light of the Grenfell Towers disaster in London where over 80 people have been confirmed dead, it is expedient we weigh the risk involved in living and working in high-rise building.  The Grenfell Towers fire disaster is not the first time an ugly incident in a high-rise building will lead ...

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Storm destroys 220 houses, schools, clinics in Jigawa

Storm destroys 220 houses, schools, clinics in Jigawa

“Not less than 220 houses and property worth millions of naira were destroyed by windstorm in Babura Local Government Area of Jigawa, according to an official. The official, Sulaiman Doro, Information Officer at the Local Government Council, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse on Thursday that the windstorm occurred on June 27. He said that the windstorm blew ...

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“No govt can tackle housing gap without robust primary mortgage institutions”- Ume-Ezeoke

"No govt can tackle housing gap without robust primary mortgage institutions"- Ume-Ezeoke

“MD/CEO of Homes and Homes Real Estate Solution Limited, Dr. Ikem Ume-Ezeoke, is one of the leading names in the real estate industry. In this interview with journalists in Lagos, Ume-Ezeoke who established his firm in 2004 believes that housing deficit will be reduced drastically if the federal government provides cheap land and long term mortgage through Primary Mortgage Institutions. ...

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Bayelsa State government takes over land allocation

Kwara N-Power beneficiaries demand 300 hectares of land From government

“Disturbed by the activities of land racketeers and indiscriminate construction of buildings in Yenagoa and its environs,  Bayelsa State governor, Mr Seriake Dickson has inaugurated a 10-member Land Use and Allocation Committee, with a declaration that henceforth, government will  be responsible for the provision and sale of land to members of the public for private, commercial and industrial purpose”- Nigeria ...

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Apapa wharf road reconstruction begins July 7

Apapa Wharf Road Reconstruction Begins July 7

PM News reports that stakeholders on Thursday reached an agreement to take necessary measures in Apapa to ensure commencement of reconstruction of Wharf Road leading to the nation’s major port on July 7. The stakeholders agreed on several issues at a meeting held at the office complex of the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing headquarters in Lagos. Those ...

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AFCO to help FG tackle 17 million housing deficit

AFCO to help FG tackle 17 million housing deficit

“The African Farmers and Cultural Organisation, a Non Governmental Organisation has said it will help the government to address the 17 million housing deficit in the country. The Organization has mapped out plans to provide 5.5 million housing units for Nigerians. The President and Founder of AFCO, Prince Chukwunwike Esiole, at the formal unveiling of the firm in Lagos said in ...

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Why You Should Experience Ghetto Life at Least for a Day

Ghetto Life

According to wiki, “A ghetto is a part of a city in which members of a minority group live, especially because of social, legal, or economic pressure. The term was originally used in Venice to describe the part of the city to which Jews were restricted and segregated.” The aforementioned definition does little or no justice to what the word ghetto pictures ...

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How To Make Huge Profits From Selling Undervalued Homes

Undervalued homes

Figuratively, smart real estate investors have in the past turned anthills or even dunghills to massive real estate investments that ensures the unborn generation  will never go hungry. This article explains how you can make huge profits from selling undervalued homes. The best possible scenario for a real estate investor is to find undervalued homes to be able to then ...

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