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Exchange of letters for the transfer of title to land

exchange of letters for the transfer of title to land

“In compliance with the agreement reached between the Federal  and state governments at the 2016 meeting of the National Council on Lands, Housing and Urban Development, held in Ilorin, Kwara State, last year,  where it was resolved to facilitate the use of exchange of letters for the transfer of title to land when states are transferring land to the Federal ...

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Federal Government grants Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive

Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive

According to Premium Times, the Nigerian government has granted Dangote Group 10-year tax incentive for the construction and rehabilitation of roads, Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said. Mr. Fashola made this known while speaking at the Businessday Road Construction Summit, held in Victoria Island, Lagos, on Friday. Mr. Fashola, who disclosed that construction of the Apapa to Oworonshoki ...

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Experts tackle Federal Government on neglect of housing sector

housing sector

“Some leading stakeholders in the built environment have decried the seeming neglect of the housing sector by the Federal Government.”-Independent Those who spoke with INDEPENDENT hinged their submission on the non-challant disposition of the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola on the developmental growth of the housing sector even as they frowned at the Federal Government’s ...

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Housing sector : Developers still see gloom despite exiting economic recession

housing sector

“IN spite of the cheering news that the country is getting out of  economic recession, the bleak outlook of the housing sector of the nation’s economy will remain a major cause for concern for real estate developers and the survival of their businesses in the country.”- Vanguard This is because developers have been churning out housing units in different parts ...

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Sterling Bank wins the Housing Friendly Commercial Bank of the Year Award

Housing Friendly Commercial Bank

“Sterling Bank Plc, has won the Housing Friendly Commercial Bank of the Year Award for its remarkable impact on housing delivery in Nigeria’s housing sector.”- The News Receiving the award at the 12th edition of the Abuja Housing Awards in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja recently, Sterling Bank’s Non-Interest Banking (NIB) Group Head, Mr. Basheer Oshodi said, the Bank ...

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Fashola inaugurates electrical transformers in Lagos

electrical transformers in Lagos

“Mr. Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Works, Power and Housing, on Monday, inaugurated electrical transformers in Lagos; one 15 MVA transformer, 20 operational transformers and 20 vehicles at Eko Electricity Distribution Company (Eko Disco) worth billions of naira.”- PM News Fashola inaugurated the projects shortly after the 19th Power Sector Stakeholders forum in Akangba Training School in Surulere, Lagos. The ...

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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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Federal Government and Western Atlantic to train real estate practitioners

Federal Government and Western Atlantic to train real estate practitioners

“As part of efforts aimed at promoting professionalism in the real estate sector, as well as reducing the deluge of building collapse in the country, Western Atlantic Corporations Limited, the promoters of MOREACADEMY project, in collaboration with the Centre for Management Development (CMD), has concluded plans to hold Mortgage Industry Stakeholders Luncheon and train about 70 real estate practitioners.”- The ...

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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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FG urges regulation of values and rates of land

FG Wants Prices of Land in Nigeria Regulated

Business Post reports that the Council of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers has been urged to regulate values and rates of land across the country. This appeal was made by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, at the Ministry’s headquarters in Abuja when he received members of the Council. The delegation visited the Minister ...

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