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Land speculators destroy LASU extension plan

LASU extension plan destroyed

For years, successive governments had paid lip service to developing the Lagos University (LASU), Ojo to facilitate the institution’s expansion. Unfortunately most of the land that could have been used for this purpose had been encroached on illegally which had hindered its development. The institution is currently in talk with the illegal occupants with the aim of getting them to ...

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Oka, Ondo residents protest over incessant activities of land grabbers

Ondo residents protest over incessant activities of land grabbers in the town

The Nation reports that residents of Oka in Ondo West Local Government Area of Ondo State yesterday protested what they called incessant activities of land grabbers in the town. They said the traditional ruler, Olusegun Adegoju, the Oloja, and some prominent indigenes recently requested the original documents of their landed property. The protesters marched round major streets and converged on ...

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Chiedu Ebie says no land to construct new schools in Asaba and environs

Chiedu Ebie

“Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chiedu Ebie has lamented that lack of land is hampering construction of new schools in Asaba and its environs.”- Independent He stated this yesterday during a press briefing for the breakdown of the 2018 budget that was presented recently to the Delta State House of Assembly, DSHA, stating that the development is ...

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Land ownership disputes threaten growth in mining investment

Land ownership disputes

According to Daily Trust, land ownership disputes for solid minerals sites between states and the Federal Government have been a contentious issue among stakeholders in the industry.  The contention is slowing down the growth of the mining sector at a time the President Buhari administration is intensifying effort at developing the sector for national economic diversification and development. Many genuine ...

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Mind Builders School rewards teachers with land

Mind Builders School

It was excitement galore at the 2017 World’s Teachers Day programme of Mind Builders School, Lagos as three teachers were rewarded with plots of land for their commitment. The lucky teachers, Mr Gbenga Abatan, Mr Oluwaseyi  Alabi and Mr Adekunle Babagbohun, were rewarded with a plot of land each at the Mind Builders  Housing Estate located in Mowe, Ogun state. ...

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Oyo urges landowners to release idle lands for farming


“The Oyo State Government has called on landowners to release their idle lands to investors for cultivation so as to boost the state’s agricultural development.”- The Nation Prince Oyewole Oyewunmi, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, made the call a news conference in Ibadan on Wednesday. Gov. Abiola Ajimobi has repeatedly claimed that the major thrust of ...

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We bought redemption camp land for only N6, 000 – Adeboye

We bought redemption camp land for only N6, 000 – Adeboye

“The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has revealed how much the ministry bought the current redemption camp land located along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.”- Daily Post Adeboye said the ministry as at then bought the massive land for a token of N6,000. Speaking on a special Independence Day service at the church international headquarters in Ebute ...

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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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Three communities in Enugu state get N300m for acquired land

Three communities in Enugu state

The Nation reports that three communities in Enugu State have been presented with N300 million cheque for their land acquired by the state government for the development of an industrial project. The communities, Ogwofia Owa, Enugu Eke and Akama Oghe were compensated for  2000 hectares of their land and the economic crops and structures on it. The cheque was presented ...

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