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Cayan Group signs investment-fund deal for Saudi project

Cayan Group has signed an investment-fund deal with Saudi Arabia-based MEFIC Capital for the construction of a commercial property in Riyadh, the Gulf-based real-estate developer said in a statement. The fund will be utilized for a project to be built on King Fahd Road, estimated for completion in the third quarter of 2017. Cayan Group – which has offices in ...

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‘Nigeria is susceptible to earthquake’

Nigeria is susceptible to earthquake'

The National President of Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG) Bldr. Kunle Awobodu has said that the belief that Nigeria is safe from the seismic zone might not be correct as available data show that Nigeria is susceptible to earthquake. He said that earth tremors the country experienced in 1933, 1939, 1964, 1984, 1990, 1994, 1997, 2000 and 2009 is a ...

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Dangote’s Ethiopian Cement plant set for commissioning

Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Mr. Haile Mariam Desalegne, is expected to perform the opening ceremony at an event that will be graced by top members of the Nigeria business community. A statement from the Dangote Group indicated that the government and the people of Ethiopia are excited about the timely completion of the project and ...

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DUBAI: Pakistanis buy property worth $379m in first quarter

Talk about home away from home, Pakistanis remained in pursuit of real estate in Dubai in the first quarter of 2015 as third biggest amount of foreign property transactions $379 million came from Pakistani nationals, according to local media sources. Pakistanis purchased properties worth over $4.3 billion (16bn dirhams) in 2013 and 2014 in Dubai, authorities stated. According to data ...

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Vote your favourite #SackYourLandlord experience

Sack Your Landlord

We have gathered several landlord-tenant experiences in the last couple of weeks, and findings have been hilarious, inspiring, touching and even annoying! Right now, we want you to be part of our fifteen favourite experiences, and vote for the one(s) you really like. The writers stand a chance of winning fantastic prizes courtesy REALTY POINT LIMITED, sponsors of the #SackYourLandlord ...

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The Limestone Brouhaha of Ewekoro Community

Lafarge to invests in 300,000 low cost housing units by 2020

Limestone deposits exist throughout the world. In Nigeria, Ewekoro community is the ancestral home of this component of cement. These alkaline, sedimentary rocks were laid down mostly as deposits on the beds of ancient seas. A valuable natural resource, limestone has many uses in construction, agriculture and industry. Limestone quarries can be above ground or underground, and can cover large ...

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Ex-CEO of Colorado real estate group gets 5 years for theft

misconduct charge court stories alleged fraud

A longtime CEO of the Summit Association of Realtors who stole more than $415,000 from the nonprofit organization has been sentenced to five years in prison and must pay back the money. The Summit County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday that 62-year-old Sue Frank was sentenced after pleading guilty to felony theft. Frank, who led the association for nearly 20 ...

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The BROUHAHA of Oga Martins – Episode 17

Brouhaha of Oga Martins

If they thought the day was bad enough, it just grew worse. Martins wished he could fast-forward time and not have to deal with the present situation but there was no avoiding it. Reality was different from fantasy and his reality right now was that he was held hostage in a burnt down house and couldn’t go to work. With ...

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