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Practicing lawyers are prohibited from the business of buying and selling Lands – Barrister Akintonde

buying and selling lands

This interview addresses the issue of buying and selling lands by Lawyers Ezra .A. Akintonde is a legal practitioner with over 6 years of experience in Defamation, Tourism & Hospitality, Corporate & Commercial as well as Criminal Litigation. He is a graduate of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State where he bagged an LL.B (Honours) degree. He is company secretary ...

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FG approves construction of Jada road in Adamawa

Jada road

The federal government has approved the construction of Jada road in Adamawa State to ease human and vehicular movements in the community. Minister of health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, stated this yesterday during the commissioning and handing over of erosion control works at Bangole – Kofare Community, Yola north local government area of Adamawa State, executed by the Ecological Fund Office ...

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FMBN invests over N197b in 26,000 housing units

housing units

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) says it has invested over N197 billion to deliver over 26,000 housing units in the country since its creation. The Managing Director of the bank, Arc. Ahmed Musa Dangiwa, stated this at the 2018 edition of ArchiBuilt, an annual exhibition of latest trends, technologies, systems and policy issues in the building industry, holding ...

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Bricklayer jailed for breaking into Oyo State government house

Oyo State government house

A 35-year-old bricklayer, Sunday Ajayi, has been jailed for six months by an Ibadan Magistrates’ Court sitting in Iwo Road after being found guilty of breaking into the Oyo State Government House in the Agodi area of Ibadan and stealing property worth N535,000 from members of the police bomb squad stationed on the premises. Police prosecutor, Sunday Ogunremi, told the ...

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Nigeria reassures commitment to infrastructure development


President Buhari’s administration will continue to secure Nigeria, upgrade infrastructure and ensure its wealth is not hijacked by a greedy few. The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo stated this on Tuesday during a one-day working visit to Zamfara State. Professor Osinbajo, who was received by Governor Yari Abdulaziz, also inaugurated projects executed by the state government during the visit. Projects ...

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Delta Govt. promises owners of demolished properties compensation


Delta State Government has assured the people of Okwagbe, Otutuama, Esaba in Ughelli-South Local Government Area whose properties were destroyed due to the ongoing road project in the area that their compensation would be paid before the end of August. Chief James Aguoye, State Commissioner for Works, stated this weekend, during his inspection of the road been constructed in the ...

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Borno Governor launches N550m construction equipment for LG highway

Borno governor

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima yesterday launched 15 heavy-duty construction equipment worth N550 million for construction of a highway from Ngala to Kala-Balge local government areas through Rann in northern part of the state. The equipment includes sets of heavy lifting cranes, graders, excavators, tar boilers, bulldozers, smooth, steel and pneumatic rollers, shift foot compactors, water tankers and hundreds of ...

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Kola Akomolede proffers solution to Nigeria’s housing deficit

Kola Akomolede

An estate surveyor and valuer, Chief Kola Akomolede, has revealed plans to shed more light on some of the challenges confronting the housing sector, with a view to helping stakeholders find solutions to them. Akomolede said the thoughts had been captured in a book entitled ‘40 years of housing discourse’, a compilation of some of his articles which had been ...

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Adeleke university alerts Police over threat to demolish school

Adeleke University

The management of the Adeleke University, Ede on Friday, August 10, called on the police in Osun state over a threat from the Oshun Ceramic Industries Limited to demolish all buildings on the premises of the university. The registrar of the university, Oyerinde Oyejola, said in a letter written to the commissioner of police in Osun state that the university ...

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