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THIRD EDITION: ‘The Sack Your Landlord Contest’ RELOADED!

Sack your landlord contest

THE ‘SACK YOUR LANDLORD CONTEST’ comes alive this month. It’s a competition that creates the platform for writers and aspiring writing to share their worst and best Landlord/Tenant Experience. We all have different tales about our various rental apartments and how much our relationship with our various landlords does affect our lives; I am talking about those that are still ...

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Two die, another injured in Lagos collapsed building

Two die, another injured in Lagos collapsed building

According to The Nation, two artisans were yesterday killed and another injured after a building collapsed in Lekki area of Lagos State. The building, situated at Nicon Town Estate, Admiralty Way in Lekki Phase One, was under construction when it caved in around 11:40a.m. The deceased simply identified as Tasiu and Abdulahi were crushed by the collapsed beams of the ...

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Abuja Residents Solicit Govt Support on tree planting

Abuja Residents Solicit Govt Support on tree planting

PM News reports that some residents of Abuja have called on the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) and area councils to train them and provide inputs that would facilitate their efforts to plant trees. They made the call in Abuja. Mr Aliyu Idris, a resident of Zuba, said that if relevant authorities could train and support the people with tree ...

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‘Infrastructure’ll drive real estate growth’

‘Infrastructure’ll drive real estate growth’

“The Managing Director of Cross and Churchill, Mr. Taiwo Ogunbodede, has said the full potential of the real estate sector can be better realised if the government put in place adequate Infrastructure.”- The Nation Such endeavour, he further said, would also stimulate faster growth in the real estate sector. Ogunbodede, also the Chairman, Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), ...

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Property developer charged with defrauding 33 accommodation seekers

Property developer charged with defrauding 33 accommodation seekers

“A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Thursday granted N3 million bail to a Property developer, Hassan Lukmon, who allegedly defrauded 33 accommodation seekers of N11.3 million. The Magistrate, Mrs A. F. Adeeyo, also ordered Lukmon to produce two sureties each in like sum. She directed that one of the sureties must own a landed property in Lagos State ...

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ODD WORLD: China Set to Build Smog-Eating ‘Forest City’

China Is Set to Build This Smog-Eating ‘Forest City’ Filled With Tree-Covered Skyscrapers The eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, like many of the country’s urban areas, suffers from intense smog. The Air Quality Index, which uses a scale from 0 to 500 (with higher numbers indicating worse pollution), rates Nanjing’s air quality as 132 – a level considered unhealthy for the public, especially ...

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Alleged N2b land fraud: EFCC quizzes Abuja estate developer, SAN

Alleged N2b land fraud: EFCC quizzes Abuja estate developer, SAN

The Eagle Online has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has quizzed an Abuja-based estate developer, who is also the promoter of Winning Clause Limited, Obiageli Okwubanego, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, P. I. N. Ikwueto, over alleged inappropriate land deals running into billions of naira. A senior operative of the anti-graft agency told journalists in Abuja ...

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Imo community jubilates as work begins on Nigeria Prison site

Imo community jubilates as work begins on Nigeria Prison site

“A cross section of elders and youths of Okwu, Umuoma in Nekede Autonomous community of Owerri west Local Government Area in Imo state, have expressed joy that after years of abandonment,  the Nigeria Prison Service, NPS, has commenced work on their site.” – Vanguard Vanguard visited the area yesterday and discovered that clearing and carting away of unwanted trees in ...

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Court orders temporary forfeiture of Senator’s 12-storey building

Court orders temporary forfeiture of Senator’s 12-storey building

Premium Times says that a Federal High Court, Lagos, on Monday ordered temporary forfeiture of a 12-storey building belonging to a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Senator, Peter Nwaoboshi. The property located at 27 Marine Road, Apapa, is said to belong to Mr. Nwaoboshi who is senator representing Delta North Senatorial District. The court’s order was sequel to an ex-parte application, ...

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FISH Programme: 30,000 houses ready for early beneficiaries

FISH Programme: 30,000 houses ready for early beneficiaries

According to NAN, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, said that the Federal Integrated Staff Housing Programme (FISH) has recorded over 30,000 potential off–takers in the first quarter of 2017. Oyo-Ita said this at the 2017 FISH Housing Summit tagged: “Innovative Strategies for Affordable Housing”, on Tuesday in Abuja. She said that the programme, which was ...

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