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Fulani herdsmen- Property worth millions of naira lost to fire in Awka

Fulani herdsmen- Property worth millions of naira lost to fire in Awka

Fulani herdsmen have been fingered in a fire incident that destroyed properties worth millions of naira at the National Youth Development Centre Mgbakwu in Awka North Local Government area of Anambra State. The fire, which burnt down the bungalow housing the office of the principal of the center, was alleged to have been ignited by some suspected Fulani herdsmen grazing ...

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NGO- Federal government should divert idle funds into housing sector

NGO- Federal government should divert idle funds into housing sector

Shelter Rights Initiatives, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has appealed to the Federal Government to replicate its laudable agricultural sector programmes in the housing sector to solve housing deficit. The President of the NGO, Mr Festus Adebayo made the call in Abuja on Saturday. The official said that the Federal Government’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme (ABP) for an agricultural loan should be ...

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Housing firm takes extension to the mainland with 1.4bn homes

Housing firm takes extension to the mainland with 1.4bn homes

Lagos-based property development firm, Messrs Tetramanor has announced plans to expand its housing firm in the mainland area, with 40-units of homes in the Ebuta-Metta axis of Lagos. The new project called; TM Meadows, about five-minutes from the Third Mainland Bridge consist of 40 units of two, three and four bedrooms all fully finished and having maid’s rooms. The estate ...

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Real estate experts urge FG to create infrastructure fund

Real estate experts urge FG to create infrastructure fund

After an initial effort by Buhari administration that eventually turned out to be a ‘false start’, a fresh call has been made by real estate experts for the creation of an infrastructure fund, which will lead to significant private sector investments and economic growth. Figures obtained show that Nigeria is under investing in infrastructure. For instance, during the five years ...

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Yoruba leaders show disdain over attacks on their property

YORUBA leaders under the aegis of Yoruba Summit rose at an extraordinary session on Thursday in Lagos to denounce the renewed attacks on Yoruba property and persons by Fulani herdsmen, describing such as unwarranted and provocative.

YORUBA leaders under the aegis of Yoruba Summit rose at an extraordinary session on Thursday in Lagos to denounce the renewed attacks on Yoruba property and persons by Fulani herdsmen, describing such as unwarranted and provocative. This was just as they declared their strong objections to what they termed the obnoxious and vexatious proposal by the Federal Government to establish Cow Colonies ...

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Contractor announces completion of Apapa Marine bridge

Contractor announces Apapa Marine bridge has been completed

The contractors handling the rehabilitation works on the Apapa Marine Beach Bridge yesterday disclosed that works on the bridge have been completed and the bridge ready for use. The project contractors and the supervising engineers for the contract disclosed this to Independent. Mr Ghassan Kaadi of Buildwell Plants and Equipment Industries Limited, the project contractor, told our correspondent that rehabilitation ...

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Witches are not responsible for road crashes- FRSC cries out

FRSC cries out- Witches are not responsible for road crashes

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), addressed the hoax that witches are responsible for most road crashes on Nigerian roads . He however educated them about natural occurrences. e.g human factor as one of themany things responsible for it. The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has attributed most road crashes on Nigerian roads to human factors and not witchcraft as ...

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Nigerian underwriters experience a boom in real estate investment

Nigerian underwriters experience a boom in real estate investment

Nigerian underwriters have continued to experience a boom in real estate investment in industry increased by N5 billion from N98.11 billion to N103.51 billion within a period of one year. According to the balance sheets prepared by the regulator, National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), five underwriting firms failed to pick interest in the blossoming real estate sector, while Mutual Benefits Assurance ...

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Technology contribution into construction is crucial- Expert

Contribution of technology is crucial to construction- Construction expert

ZEKERIYA NKETOM is the Managing Director of Slavabogu Nigeria Limited, the company handling the redevelopment of Onikan stadium, Lagos. A Turkish national, he has a masters degree in earthquake engineering. He spoke with VICTOR GBONEGUN on how to mitigate the challenges of the industry, especially building collapse and the need for construction technology parks among other issues. Your company has ...

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