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‘The Dome” in Ondo state to be delivered in not-too-distant future

tourism facilities in Ondo state

Delighted at the pace of the project, the Ondo State Government has renewed its pledge to deliver an international event centre, popularly referring to as “The Dome”, in not-too-distant future. Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, has submitted that at the completion of the event centre, The Dome will become the number one tourism corridor in the country. According to ...

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NBCC solicit legal framework for affordable homes

legal framework for affordable homes

NBCC solicit legal framework for affordable homes The Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) has called on the government to come up with viable legal framework for real estate sector to provide affordable houses for Nigerians. This was made known by the Managing Director, UACN Property Development Company Plc (UPDC), Mr. Hakeem Ogunniran at the NBCC Breakfast Meeting held in Lagos. ...

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Stakeholders seek urgent measure to end building collapse

Building Collapse Prevention

The spate at which buildings are being collapsed in the metropolis, especially, in the Lagos Mainland has become a source of worry to the stakeholders. Their concern was reflected at an interactive session organised Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG), a nongovernmental organization (NGO) and the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA). The forum, held at Yaba Local Government Secretariat last ...

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Pension funds to address Nigeria’s housing deficit

Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company Lists Shares On NASD

According to Nigeria’s Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, the country needs about N59 trillion to address Nigeria’s housing deficit by adding two million units each year. Stakeholders believe Nigeria’s N4.7 trillion pension funds must play a key role in bridging the gap. Kehinde Ogundimu, CFO, Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company joins CNBC Africa to discuss how pension funds can ...

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NIESV (Lagos chapter) inaugurates new exco.

NIESV New exco

Nigerian institute of Estate surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) Lagos chapter inaugurates new exco. A 12-member team, led by Mr. Offiong Samuel Ukpong, was sworn in Lagos state. They were to ensure the fortune of the profession and the professionals under the body got much better under their tenure. Other members of the team are Mr. Olurogba Orimolade, Vice Chairman; Mr. ...

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Architects to hold ‘Urban Thinkers Campus’

urban thinkers campus

The Africa Union of Architects (AUA), as part of its social responsibilities, in conjunction with the Uganda Society of Architects, is planning to hold a programme aiming at addressing the issue of slum in Africa. This event is to brainstorm in finding Africa solutions that will be applicable to all communities within the continent. The theme of event is titled: ...

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Rivers State: Kidnappers to lose their properties

private investors in housing sector RIVERS

Kidnappers in Rivers State will henceforth lose their properties to the state when convicted under the new anti-kidnapping bill which is set to be passed into law by the House of Assembly. The House of Assembly is set to empower the state governor, Nyesom Wike, to frontally deal with kidnappers in the state. Wike had on Wednesday last week sent ...

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Real estate identified as one of the fastest growing sectors in Nigeria

Real estate sector growth in Nigeria

Real Estate, as well as Information and Communication Technology (ICT) have been identified by the UN as some of the fastest growing sectors in the Nigerian economy. Patrick Osakwe, Head, Poverty and Trade Department, UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), who made this known in an interview yesterday in Lagos, said that real estate, as well as information and communication ...

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