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Evicted Otodo-Gbame Shanty Dwellers in War with LASG

Otodo-Gbame Shanty Dwellers

Police broke up a sit-in protest in Lagos early Thursday, dispersing hundreds of former slum-dwellers demanding compensation after being evicted from their waterfront homes. Some 600 people from the Otodo-Gbame area of the Nigerian megacity, including women and children, had earlier on Wednesday marched to the office of the state governor. They were among more than more than 30,000 people ...

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Ghana real estate fair to debut in Nigeria in December

Ghana real estate

All is now set for the first ever Ghana Property Show in Nigeria, with a delegation of over 15 leading Ghanaian real estate companies billed to showcase participate , and showcase high quality Ghanaian housing expertise. This is according to a report on Daily Times. Expected at the fair scheduled to hold on 9th December, 2017, at the Federal Palace ...

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JLL launches new online commercial property portal for West Africa

online commercial property

According to Daily Trust, real estate consulting firm, JLL, has launched phase one of its online commercial property portal to the Nigerian market. At the launch event in Victoria Island, Lagos on Wednesday, officials of the global company explained that the platform was exclusively designed and aimed at simplifying the commercial selling process by giving prospective buyers access to a full ...

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Court issues report on Victoria Island property takeover

Court issues report on Victoria Island property takeover

“Head, Deputy Sheriff, High Court of Lagos, Mrs J. A. Anabor, has issued a report on the takeover of a Victoria Island property belonging to a former Head of Service in Lagos, the late Mr C. O. Bajulaiye.”- The Nation The Bajulaiye family accused the police of obstructing the cause of justice by frustrating the execution of a judgment over ...

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How Lagos Can Be Saved From Flood Disasters

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)

The issue of flooding has worsened considerably in Lagos in recent times to the extent that a man was spotted paddling his canoe on the popular Ahmadu Bello way in Victoria Island only last month. In this article, we look at possible ways Lagos flood disasters can be avoided. Following the flood than overran the Island and Lekki area of ...

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Top 10 Famous Streets in Lagos

renting an apartment in Lagos

Lagos is a densely populated place with people from all walks of life fighting tooth and nail to make ends meet. Being the most populated city in Nigeria, it simply means there will be innumerable streets and roads forged by forces that hold Lagos bound to cope with the population growth. Many of these streets add to the intimidating credentials ...

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What do you think were the causes of the recent Lagos flooding?

Lagos flooding

The recent Lagos flooding was a major highlight of events in Lagos this time last week. We had two people who shared their thoughts on the causes and what can be done to avoid the recurrence of such in the nearest future. Nkuturum Ebenezer Woke of the Department of Forestry Resources and Wildlife Management, University of Benin said, “I have ...

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