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Proven Low Cost Housing Strategies to Construct Your House

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If you are searching for proven low cost housing strategies to construct your house, then take time to digest this article. I will be sharing with you some proven tips that will help you to construct affordable income apartment with ease. Most middle and low income earners aspiring to become landlords are getting frustrated because of different forms of challenges manifesting ...

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The Challenges of Finding Accommodation in Lagos

Finding accommodation in Lagos

Over the years Lagos has become home to every Tom, Dick and Harry which makes the city of excellence a real estate  hotbed and as  such a case of survival of the fittest for those in search of a place to call home. In this article, Lekan Linkin Lofinji examines the challenges of finding accommodation in Lagos. If you are ...

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THE DAY I SAW MY MUM CRY by Marline Oluchi | #SYL2017

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It was a cold October evening. I walked home, slightly shivering in my threadbare school uniform. As I got to the front steps, I met the scariest sight I had ever seen. Mum was huddled by the door, crying profusely, surrounded by all our worldly possessions. I was shocked. What had happened? I had never seen mum cry before. Not ...

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DEAR LANDLORD by Uchechi Princewill | #SYL2017

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January 23, 2014. Imagine Lekki. Now imagine those square posh condos at the edge of town, just off the road not fifty feet from the towering billboards that say “welcome to Lekki”. Good. That’s not where we’re going. Now, you know those places you can’t get to by taxi, on your way to which you have to stop a mile ...

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WHEN SHERIFF SHUT THE DOORS by Ene Elizabeth Adeka | #SYL2017

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“Ene! Sheriff is throwing our things out. He came this morning to ask for the balance of last year’s rent but daddy did not have any money on him…please do something.” I was on my way to the gym that Friday morning when the distressed voice of my youngest brother told me of the embarrassing situation my family was going ...

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Take The #SackYourLandLord Test

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When it comes to finding the right apartment to reside in on lease or permanent basis, many of us misplace our priorities. And due to the excitement of finally getting a place after months of rigorous search especially in a densely populated place like Lagos, we fail to ask the right questions, now that’s just a part of it. There ...

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Winners emerge in Sack Your Landlord Essay Competition 2016

Winners Emerge in Sack Your Landlord Essay Competition 2016

After two weeks of fierce competition among Ten contestants, Three have emerged as eventual winners in the annual Sack Your Landlord Essay Competition for the year 2016.  Cynthia Omo, Maureen Alikor, and Egume Oghenekevbe emerged the Sack Your Landlord Essay Competition 2016 winners, and they took home the prize of a Laptop, Tablet and Smartphone respectively in the award-giving ceremony ...

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Time and Chance – Samuel Emmanuel | #SYL 2016

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TIME AND CHANCE by Samuel Emmanuel I have always told my landlord that the race is not for the strong or swift but time and chance happens to all men. If it were for the strong we would have exchanged places. If it were for the swift, that rotund barrel of a landlord would have lived in the sewers. I told him this before ...

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