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Landlords, tenants target smaller apartments

smaller apartments

Owing to other factors not limited to prolonged economic hardship and low purchasing power, landlords and tenants have been caught in the web of race for smaller apartments. Dayo Ayeyemi reports There is a shift in the demand for accommodation in the real estate market as many landlords are converting their three and four bedroom apartments to one room, room ...

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ItaFaaji: Group urges LASG to publish committee Report


A non-governmental organisation, Spaces for Change, has asked the Lagos State Government to publish the report of the committee set up to investigate the Ita-Faaji building collapse. The group, otherwise known as S4C, said the five-man panel of enquiry set up in March 2019 to investigate the cause of the Ita-Faji building collapse and proffer remedial measures to prevent similar ...

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Family, Lagos govt clash over illegal acquisition of land


Lagos High Court sitting at Ikeja, will on July 8 hear a suit filed against Lagos State Government by Akinlowo Olaife family in Shasha area of Lagos for allegedly taking over their ancestral land without compensation and for overriding public interest as required by law. In the suit before Justice O.A Ogala, six members of the family namely Chief Tajudeen ...

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Presidential panel arraigned over illegal take over of property


The Special Presidential Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property (SPIP) has been dragged before a Federal High Court, Abuja for allegedly taken over a multi-million naira property belonging to a private investor. The investor, D. B Mangal Ltd is praying the court for an order stopping the panel from sealing off its property and forcefully ejecting, harassing and intimidating ...

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Ekiti confiscates illegally evacuated planks, logs


Ekiti State Commissioner for Natural Resources, Gbenga Agbeyo, said on Monday that the state government had impounded 497 illegal planks and 16 logs of Teak billets allegedly evacuated illegitimately from forests in the state. Agbeyo assured that the perpetrators, who escaped on sighting his vehicles, would be fished out and sanctioned accordingly. The commissioner said that the planks and logs ...

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Julius Berger grows profit by 142.4% to N6.1bn

Julius Berger

Julius Berger Nigeria Plc on Thursday announced that it made a profit of N6.1bn in 2018, up from the N2.5bn recorded in the preceding year. It disclosed the 142.37 per cent rise in profit in its 2018 annual report, which was presented at the 49th Annual General Meeting of the construction giant in Abuja. The company said its group revenue ...

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Man divorces wife of 10years over theft of land documents


Alhaji Suleiman Apanpa, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Thursday dissolved a 10-year-old marriage between one Gabriel Adebayo and his wife, Olubisi, over theft of land documents and home appliances. Apanpa held that the court dissolved the union because Olubisi’s actions showed that she planned to inherit her husband’s property even when he was still alive. ...

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Lagos: Landlord’s brother-in-law allegedly stabs tenant to death


The brother-in-law of a Lagos landlord, Chukwuemeka, has allegedly used knife to stab the tenant of his sister’s husband, Kazeem Balogun, to death in the Iso-Pako area of Iyana Ejigbo in the Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of the state. It was reported that Chukwuemeka and Kazeem always quarrelled with each other, but on the day of the incident, the ...

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