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Resilient Africa Real Estate to build 10 shopping centers in Nigeria

More than 100 South African companies are doing business in Nigeria, according to a Vanguard report in AllAfrica. Des de Beer, director of Resilient Africa Real Estate, identified Nigeria as the country where he believes his group can best replicate its South African retail property model. Resilient, one of South Africa’s largest owners of rural malls, is in a joint venture with Shoprite to build ...

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Oyo’s Olive court to be delivered in August

Olive court, Ibadan, Oyo state - work in progress

Olive Court, a premium residential estate, is a joint venture between the Oyo state Government and UPDC Plc. It is located on 2.04 hectares of land with beautifully designed, generously spacious houses coupled with excellent leisure services Exactly 18 months from the takeoff time, a frontline real estate firm in Nigeria, UACN Property Development Company, will be delivering the second ...

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Lagos insures state infrastructures for N133bn

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The Lagos  State Government has insured the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge, roads and other important state-owned infrastructures for N133 billion against terrorists attack and natural disasters. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Ayo Gbeleyi while speaking on the financial activities of the state government in the last one year. According to him, “Strategic assets such as bridges, drainage ...

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Lagos state partners with firms to deliver 687 housing units’ projects

In view of successfully tackling the housing deficit in Lagos state and continuation of its major housing delivery plan for 2015, the state government has concluded partnership with seven private developers to deliver 687 housing units’ projects. The firms: Messrs Nicobana Nig. Ltd., who is to deliver five units of 4-bedroom apartment at 21, Turnbull Road, Ikoyi; Messrs CSB/Prosper Garden ...

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Massive housing problem in North Wexford, Ireland

While the members welcomed the county allocation of €25 million for social housing Cllr Mary Farrell wondered about the possibility of housing for those with disabilities. Housing officer Noreen Cummins said the council had been inundated with requests from people and said the council is currently prioritizing its housing lists. Cllr Farrell also wondered if there were any way that ...

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“Social Housing responsibility is solely for FHA not FMBN” – Al-Almin

The managing director of the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Prof Mohammed Al-Almin, has said that the provision of social housing is the sole responsibility of the authority and not the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) or Ministry of Land, Housing and Authority. Speaking yesterday in Abuja during the 2015 pre-workers’ day lecture organized by the Senior Staff Association of ...

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“Promise made, promise fulfilled”, Abule-Nla resident beneficiaries

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Their problems started in 1997, when the allottees noticed that six blocks of flats they occupied were cracking, with the possibility of total collapse. After series of complaints to different administrations, starting from Brigadier-General Buba Marwa, a military administrator in Lagos and former governor, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, not much was achieved. However, on July 2007, the occupants sent a Save-our-Soul ...

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“Lagos state has not been able to tackle the housing problem” – Commissioner

The Lagos State Commissioner for Housing, Bosun Jeje, said on Tuesday that the state government has not been able to tackle the housing problem in the state because of the high cost of building and non-availability of fund. He, however, added that the state government under the outgoing administration of Governor Babatunde Fashola, provided 10,000 housing units for people of ...

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