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Bristish government, groups oppose Cross River highway project

Gov Ayade, Irish investors collaborate on 5,000 housing units

The Nigerian government has been inundated with complaints from relevant stakeholders and some international organisations including the British Government through their High Commission in Nigeria over the proposed super highway connecting Calabar and Obudu traversing the Cross River National Park . Uncomfortable with the proposed Super Highway project being undertaken by the Cross River State Government, a number of international ...

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African Union for Housing Finance conference on housing finance holds October

African union for housing finance

The African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF), a member-based association of mortgage banks, building societies, housing corporations and other organisations involved in the mobilisation of funds for shelter and housing on the African continent will hold its conference and annual general meeting in October at the Safari Hotel & Conference Centre, Windhoek, Namibia. AUH is grounded on developing the institutional ...

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Corps member rehabilitates classrooms, spends N352,000

Corps member rehabilitates classrooms, spends N352,000

A member of the National Youth Service Corps, Lateef Babatunde, on Friday, handed over a rehabilitated block of two classrooms to his host community in Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. The block of classrooms, a personal community development project of Mr. Babatunde, a graduate of Political Science from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, is one of just two blocks in Mararaban Akunza ...

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Contractors appeal to Nigerian Federal & state government to pay debts

Contractors debt

Contractors in the nation’s construction industry have appealed to federal and state governments to pay debts owed the firms to enable them to return to project sites across the country. Acting under the auspices of Federation of Construction Industry, the contractors claimed that in the last two years alone, debt owed them by various governments was N600 billion. The president ...

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Sujimoto on a mission to change Nigerian luxury real estate market


For high end property seekers, nothing compares to luxury and comfort. But even luxury has different categories. For instance, what is luxury for someone that lives in Chelsea, London might differ from what is luxury for someone that lives in Ikoyi, Lagos. This is because describing a luxury property in London might not be comparable to ‘luxury’ in Lagos. According ...

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Property developer appears in court for allegedly defrauding 229 accommodation seekers

misconduct charge court stories alleged fraud

A property developer, Lukman Adewole, was on Wednesday charged before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for allegedly defrauding 229 accommodation seekers. Adewole, 51, who resides at No.1 Okerinde Street, Baruwa Ipaja, Lagos, was arraigned on 229-count charges bordering on conspiracy, obtaining under false pretext and stealing. The Prosecutor, Insp. Abraham Fadipe, told the court that the accused committed the offences ...

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Willie Obiano seeks developmental intervention from EU

Developmental intervention

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has appealed to the European Union (EU) Delegation Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Nigeria and to the Economic Community of West African State (ECOWAS), Michel Arrion, to bring intervention programmes to the state in the areas of flood, power and girl child education. The appeal was made during the visit of the Ambassador to ...

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1,500 CofO issued to Homeowners’ charter beneficiaries in Ogun state

Keep your C of O safe- Amosun to applicants

The Ogun State government, has issued the certificate of occupancy to another 1,500 beneficiaries of the Homeowners Charter designed by the government to allow residents and homeowners to ratify their building approval and title At a ceremony held at the arcade ground of the Governor’s Office in Abeokuta, the state  capital, the Deputy Governor, Mrs. Yetunde Onanuga, while representing the governor at the ...

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“Banks are indirectly killing real estate industry in Nigeria” – Showunmi

Real estate industry in Nigeria

Mr. Femi Oluwalose Showunmi is the Chairman and CEO of Phemy Showunmi and company Limited, a real estate marketing, consultancy, development and construction firm. Showunmi is a mathematics graduate of Ambrose Ali University, a School of Estate graduate and a member of Association of Estate Agents in Nigeria (AEAN) which is being midwifed by Nigeria Institution of Estate Surveyors and ...

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“Collapsed two-storey school building in Jos was originally a bungalow” – NEMA

The two-storey Islamic School structure that collapsed in Jos on Sunday was originally a bugalow that was “forcefully” converted, the National Emergency Management Agency has said. “The foundation and all the materials were for a small bungalow, but the building structure was suddenly converted into a two-storey structure, forcing it to cave in as the foundation materials could not cope ...

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