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Osun employs 4,500 workers for housing scheme

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Olasunkanmi Dunmoye, South West Zonal Coordinator, Federal Government Housing Scheme, said about 4,500 residents were employed as skilled and unskilled labour in the construction of federal government housing project in Osun. Speaking during an inspection of the housing scheme on Tuesday in Osogbo, Dunmoye said that the project was being built for the masses on 10.6 hectares of land in ...

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Gov. Ambode launches 1000-hectare satellite city in Epe

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Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday inaugurated a 1000-hectare modern satellite city in Epe-Ibeju Lekki axis, projected to create over 200,000 jobs. The governor said at the event that it would also serve as housing schemes for all the major projects coming on board within the Lekki Free Zone. Ambode said the unveiling of the project named “Alaro ...

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Olorunda North LCDA gives ultimatum on Ground Rent’s Payment

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Chairman, Olorunda North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. Quadri Owonikoko has called on the allottees of Laro Timehin and Kobo Housing Scheme in the council area to pay the annual ground rent and premium fee on the land acquired not later than January 31st 2019 to avoid revocation. This was contained in a release issued by the Head of ...

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IG inaugurates N10bn police housing scheme

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The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has inaugurated the police housing scheme in the Ajoda area of Ibadan, Oyo State, saying the initiative is to enhance the performance of the men and women of the police force and help them resist corrupt practices or being compromised. Idris, who was represented at the event on Friday by the Deputy Inspector ...

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FG commences upgrade on Housing Estates across the country

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The Federal Government yesterday unveiled its plans to upgrade and maintain all the Housing Estates across the country. Under this programme, which is tagged: “Intervention of Urban Renewal”, all the housing estates built by the federal government and private individuals would be captured. To kick off the programme, which is supervised by the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), the Minister of ...

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3000 residents benefit from LASG’s rent-to-own scheme

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No fewer than 3,000 residents have so far benefited from the Lagos State Government’s Rent-To-Own schemes, according to the Commissioner for Housing, Mr Gbolahan Lawal. Lawal said in an interview that the state’s housing policies captured both those in the formal and informal sectors. He said that the informal sector constituted about 65 per cent of the population of the ...

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Lagos state set to partner firm to provide 750 housing units

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The Lagos State government said it will partner Messrs Brains and Hammers Limited to deliver 750 housing units at Jubilee Estate in Iganmu, a suburb of the city. The State Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal disclosed this at the African Real Estate Conference & Awards (AFRECA’18) organised by Propertypro.ng in partnership with the Lagos State government, Property Mart, Messrs ...

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FMBN partners Labour to provide 2,800 unit housing scheme for workers

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The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) and leading labour unions have agreed to begin the implementation of a national affordable housing programme for workers. FMBN is kick-starting the scheme in two states and Abuja, in conjunction with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA). The project will start next month ...

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FMBN invests over N197b in 26,000 housing units

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The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) says it has invested over N197 billion to deliver over 26,000 housing units in the country since its creation. The Managing Director of the bank, Arc. Ahmed Musa Dangiwa, stated this at the 2018 edition of ArchiBuilt, an annual exhibition of latest trends, technologies, systems and policy issues in the building industry, holding ...

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Lagos promises prospective homeowners allocation in October

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The Lagos State Government (LASG) has reassured prospective homeowners that they will celebrate the next Christmas in their new homes, saying allocation of the houses will start in October. The state Commissioner for Housing, Mr. Gbolahan Lawal, said this after an inspection tour of some of the housing projects in parts of the state on Wednesday. Lawal said that the ...

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