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“REDAN is a serious stakeholder in housing development” – Hajia Binta Ibrahim

stakeholder in housing development

The Chairperson, Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), Federal Capital Territory (FCT), chapter, Hajia Binta Ibrahim, in this interview with Dele Ogbodo, said that the only way houses can be made affordable is when there is serious intervention from all the stakeholders in the sector and government has to realize that REDAN is a serious stakeholder in housing development. ...

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3 killed, houses razed in deadly cult clash

deadly cult clash

At least three people were killed Monday in a deadly clash between rival cult groups in Elega and Ago-Odo areas of Abeoluta, Ogun State capital, police and residents said. According to premuimtimesng, Fighting broke out between the Eiye and Aiye confraternities, throwing the communities into confusion as residents fled for their lives. One of those killed, witnesses said, was the ...

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Ekiti disburses N144m for housing and vehicle loans to teachers

housing and vehicle loan

Ekiti State Government has disbursed a sum of N144 million as housing and vehicle loans to 712 teaching and non-teaching staff in the state teaching service. The State Commissioner for Finance and Economic Development, Chief Toyin Ojo, who made this known, in Ado- Ekiti, said N63million of the amount was disbursed as car loans to 257 teaching and non-teaching staff ...

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‘Buhari should redo Shagari housing scheme’ – Arc. Bashir Haiba

Arc. Bashir Haiba

Arc. Bashir Haiba is not only an advocate of housing for the low income earners, he has been in the construction sector for decades. First, he wants the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to look back at what the NPN government headed by Alhaji Shehu Shagari did to get numerous housing units across Nigeria. The strength of Shagari Low Cost Housing scheme ...

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Kano state governor to provide affordable housing

Kaduna affordable housing

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to providing affordable housing, compulsory primary education and improved health care, as part of plans to transform the state. To achieve these objectives, the Governor has tasked all political office holders and top government functionaries to shun corrupt practices and work closely with each other on the best means of ...

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Dangote hopeful that Nigerian roads will be made of concretes

Dangote Cement wins 2015 African Business of the Year

The president of Dangote group Plc, Aliko Dangote is hoping that someday, Nigerian roads will be made of concretes. The richest man in Africa who is on cement manufacturing expansion drive across the African continent says he plans to engage the current administration on how Nigerian road infrastructure will be constructed with concrete materials. READ ALSO – Dangote Cement posts ...

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Nigerian ‘Dustbin Estate’ built on garbage dump

Nigerian 'Dustbin Estate' built on garbage dump

The lack of affordable housing in Nigeria is driving some residents to look for new places to build their homes. With about 21 million residents, Lagos generates over 10,000 tonnes of waste every day, with most of it ending up in landfills. Some Lagosians have settled on top of one of these sites, known as the “Dustbin Estate.” Plastic bags, old ...

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