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Chinese firm, Lifemate Furniture holds furniture exhibition in Edo

Lifemate Furniture

A Chinese firm, Lifemate Furniture has held furniture exhibition in Benin, the Edo state capital.The products displayed during the exhibition ranged from bed, sofas, chairs and tables among others. The Managing Director of the company, Mr Dai Ding Ping, said the exhibition was to show case the company products and create awareness of its existence in the state. He said ...

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Okorocha forcefully evicts Owerri Market traders

Owerri Market traders

“On the morning of Saturday, August 26, 2017, bulldozers accompanied by a horde of armed security operatives, acting on the orders of the Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, stormed Eke-Ukwu Owerri Market, and forcefully evicted the Owerri Market traders, demolished their shops and destroyed wares worth millions of naira.”- Punch Security operatives, specifically, military men from the 34 Artillery Brigade, ...

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Kashowun family calls on Police commissioner over land grabbers

Residents fault Lagos over unlawful takeover of their landed property

“Members of the Kashowun family of Iponyin-Ade village in Sagamu Local Government Area of Ogun State have called on the Ogun Sate Commissioner of Police, Mr Iliyasu Ahmed, to come to their rescue over the activities of land speculators and land grabbers who have constituted a threat to lives and properties in the village.”- The Nation In a petition dated ...

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Marine Club of Nigeria begs Rivers to allocate a piece of land

allocate a piece of land

 “Marine Club of Nigeria begs to Rivers Government to allocate a piece of land on a navigable waterfront to it.”- The Eagle The President of the club, Dr Chinedu Jideofo- Ogbuagu, made the plea in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Port Harcourt on Friday.Jideofo- Ogbuagu said: “We would develop the waterfront we seek as Free ...

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Ambode kicks off reconstruction of Igbo-Bola Tinubu-Igbe road

infrastructure development

“Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has kicked off the reconstruction of Igbo-Bola Tinubu-Igbe road in Igbogbo-Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of the state. At a stakeholders meeting ahead of the reconstruction, he stated that his administration is committed to constructing motorable roads that would enhance ease of doing business in the state.”- The Guardian Represented by the Commissioner for Commerce, ...

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Nigeria records 54 building collapses cases in four years

According to Punch, a total of 54 buildings collapses happened across the country within a period of four years, a report from the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing has stated. This is coming as the National Council on Lands, Housing and Urban Development called on the federal and state governments to subsidise the cost of infrastructure in order ...

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Flood submerges Benue radio station, Wurukum market and seven communities

Benue radio station

Premium Times reports that a Benue radio station, Wurukum Market, and seven communities have been submerged following Saturday night heavy downpour in Makurdi. The State Commissioners for Land, Survey and Solid Minerals, Bernard Unenge, and Water Resources and Environment, Joseph Utsev, went round the town for situation report on Sunday. Mr. Ustev explained that the ministry needed adequate funds to ...

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Magodo fast becoming a destination of choice for investors and renters

Magodo

“Although, Magodo, one of the highbrow estates in Lagos has recently been making headlines for the wrong reasons, property experts and developers believe the location is fast becoming a destination of choice for investors and renters.”- The Guardian The high demand for property and renters within the estate, they said, was indicative that the estate is inhabited by upward mobile individuals, ...

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Federal Government begins construction of 2, 736 affordable housing units

2, 736 affordable housing units

“The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, yesterday said that the construction of mass housing projects in 33 states, 2, 736 affordable housing units, across the country has commenced.”-Daily Post The Minister, who disclosed this at the sixth meeting of the National Council on Lands, Housing and Urban Development, told delegates at the event that with ongoing housing ...

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Nigeria to achieve land degradation neutrality by 2030

Lekki land

The Nation reports that Mr Aliyu Bananda, Director, Drought and Desertification Amelioration Department, Federal Ministry of Environment says the Federal Government is committed to achieving land degradation neutrality by 2030. Bananda said this at a workshop on Endorsement of Nigeria Voluntary Target to Achieve Land Degradation Neutrality, (LDN) organised by the ministry in Abuja on Thursday. He said that government ...

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