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12 Reasons You Should Move To Ibeju Lekki Now!

Ibeju Lekki

Success is not final, failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts. Success they say have many friends. One of the determinants of success is the number of investments accrued to a man especially when it comes to investment in properties(real estate). In this piece, I will be dishing out to you 12 viable reasons why ...

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Top 10 Worst Cities in the World to Live

worst cities in the world to live

I’m sure it came as a shock to many of us when our darling city of Lagos – Africa’s fastest growing city was ranked among the top 3 worst cities in the world to live. Now let’s find out the other 9 cities that made the list of top 10 worst cities in the world to live. A number of ...

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Fashola says no money to work on 61 roads across Nigeria

Fashola says no money to work on 61 roads across Nigeria

Daily Post reports that Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Wednesday said lack of budgetary provision was slowing down his ministry’s plan to intervene in 61 roads across Nigeria. Fashola disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential ...

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Only 3% of workers benefitted from National Housing Fund

National Housing Fund

“After 30 years of operating the National Housing Fund (NHF), only three percent of Nigerian workers has benefited from it, New Telegraph has learnt.”- Ripples Nigeria According to the Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Professor Mohammed Al-Amin, majority of federal and state governments’ staff who subscribed to NHF have not been able to access the fund to actualize their ...

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Construction of 3,050MW Mambilla electricity project at $5.7 billion approved

Construction of 3,050MW Mambilla electricity project at $5.7 billion approved

According to Premium Times, the Federal Executive Council, FEC, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, approved $5.792 billion (about N1.140 trillion) for the construction of the 3,050 megawatts Mambilla electricity project at Gembu in Taraba. The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, disclosed this while addressing State House correspondents alongside the ministers of labour and employment as well ...

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Bad Market – Episode 12

Bad Market - Episode 12

It was a cold Sunday morning, my old man was still in critical conditions at the Military Hospital in Ikoyi. Mum had not gotten up from bed, she had spent the previous day with Dad at the hospital while Timi was in his bedroom listening to Tupac Shakur‘s California hit song on his 4000 watts pro stack sound system. The ...

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FAAN seeks to control land encroachment around airports in Nigeria

land encroachment

According to Nigerian Tribune, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), is seeking partnership with various state governments in a bid to stop airports land encroachment by farmers across the nation. Speaking with journalists in Sokoto at the 15th National Council of Transportation on Tuesday, the Managing Director of FAAN, Saleh Dunoma, lamented that the high rate of encroachment into airports ...

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Osinbajo commissions multi-million dollar BUA cement factory In Edo

repositioning of Africa’s economy

“The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Tuesday described the commissioning of the multi-million dollar BUA cement factory In Edo as a consolidation of Nigeria’s self-sufficiency in cement and a big boost to the nation’s export capacity.”- PM News Osinbajo stated this shortly before commissioning the first phase and the ground-breaking of the second phase of the three million ton-capacity ultra ...

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Minister Advocates synergy in the construction industry

construction industry

“The Minister of Water Resources, Mr Suleiman Adamu has called for synergy amongst research institutes, policy makers and professional bodies in the construction industry to tackle housing challenges in the country.”- The Tide Adamu made call while speaking with newsmen Abuja, on the sideline of the 28th Archibuilt Exhibition and Conference on building materials. The exhibition and conference is organised ...

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