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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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Expert urges FG to provide long-term funds to mortgage institutions

mortgage institutions

Mr. Olayinka Omotosho, Chairman, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), has appealed to the Federal Government to provide long-term funds to mortgage institutions to enhance their scope of operation. Omotosho reported on Monday in Lagos that affordable housing could only be achieved through effective mortgage system, which was not available in the country. He said the conventional banks offering mortgage ...

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We strive to enhance affordable housing – Royal ceramics boss

affordable housing

The General Manager of West African Ceramics Ltd, foremost manufacturer of the ROYAL brand of tiles, grouts and tile adhesives, Mr. Bhaskar Rao, has stated that the idea behind opening of ultra-modern showrooms across the country known as Royal Exclusive Showroom stocked with the company’s range of products is basically to support affordable housing in Nigeria. Rao disclosed this at ...

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Four traders arraigned over property theft, get N400,000 bail


A Sokoto Chief Magistrates’ Court, on Monday, granted four traders bail in the sum of N400,000 for alleged theft and receipt of stolen property. The accused are; Bashar Malami, 28; Hassan Umar, 27; Mubarak Hassan, 26 and Saifullahi Mohammed, 26. The suspects, who reside in Sokoto metropolis, are facing three charges of criminal conspiracy, theft and receiving stolen property. They, ...

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Industry experts express concern over abandoned properties

abandoned properties

Abandoned Properties – The once boisterous building located close to Ikeja under bridge, at Awolowo Road has remained a shadow of its old self-courtesy of the recent sealing order obtained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The mixed-use building, which used to be centre of attraction, is currently placed under lock and key by the anti-graft agency and ...

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LASG seals partnership with foreign firm with light rail project


The Lagos State Government (LASG) has signed a major agreement with an experienced international railway systems aggregator and rolling stocks manufacturer, Alstom SA of France, on the Lagos Rail Mass Transit project as part of efforts to rev up the multi-modal transport system in the State. Following a comprehensive review of the rail project, which ought to have commenced passenger ...

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Akwa Ibom renovates 400 public schools in 3 years – Commissioner

public schools

The Akwa Ibom State Government says it has rehabilitated about 400 public schools in the last three years in spite of the economic situation in the country. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Charles Udoh, made the disclosure while speaking with newsmen in Uyo on Sunday. Udoh said that the state government had compiled the list of all public ...

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FMBN commences Rent To Own Pilot Scheme With 3000 Houses Nationwide


The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria Board has approved the implementation of the Rent-To-Own pilot housing scheme to begin with 3000 houses nationwide. A statement signed by Zubaida Umar, FMBN Corporate Communications Group Head, on Sunday in Abuja, stated that the scheme was a strategic move designed to make home ownership more accessible and affordable for Nigerian workers. The FMBN ...

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Charles Oghenero Ebiai Emerges as NIESV Abuja Branch Chairman

ESV Charles Oghenero Ebiai

ESV Charles Oghenero Ebiai FNIVS, RSV, KSM, emerged as the 10th Chairman of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers, Abuja (Unity) Branch for 2018-2020 Council years at the Branch’s Annual General meeting and Elections held on the 7th of August 2018 at Chelsea Hotel, Central Business District, Abuja. ESV Charles Oghenero Ebiai FNIVS is a Fellow of the ...

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