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UNDP delivers 608 housing units in Borno community

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The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has handed over 608 housing units built for Ngwom Community to Borno State government. The housing units are part of efforts at rebuilding about 20 destroyed communities by Boko-Haram in 2014 and 2016. About 370 households were affected while 2,300 residents were forced to take refuge in camps in Maiduguri. UNDP Resident Coordinator, Edward ...

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The importance of infrastructure in developing estates

infrastructure in developing estates

The issue of infrastructure in developing estates across the nation is a lingering one between developers and their customers; they both seem to have different understanding to the notion as they both see it from different ends. This article however delves into the importance of having infrastructure in place in developing estates, its resultant benefit for occupants and land owners ...

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Lagos partners estate developer on 20,000 housing units

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The Lagos State Government on Wednesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a real estate developer, Echostone Limited, to build 20,000 housing units in the state within four years. Speaking while signing the partnership agreement, Mr Gbolahan Lawal, the state Commissioner for Housing, said Lagos State would provide the land as its equity contribution, while Echostone would finance the project. ...

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Lagos state set to deliver 20,000 housing units by 2018

Lagos state set to deliver 20,000 housing units by 2018

The Nation reports that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday said that his administration planned to deliver 20,000 housing units by 2018 to bridge existing housing deficit in the state. Ambode, who was represented by his Deputy, Dr Idiat Adebule, made the disclosure at an event to mark the 2017 World Habitat Day. The News Agency of Nigeria ...

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Plans to deliver 5,000 housing units in Osun state concluded

5,000 housing units in Osun state

All arrangements towards delivering 5,000 housing units in Osun state have been concluded between the Osun State Government and the African Nations Development Programme (ANDP), Independent reports. The project, designed to be two-bedroom bungalows would be built in five major towns in the state. In a statement by Mr. Olusola Adepoju, media officer, Osun State Ministry of Lands and Physical ...

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UniAbuja to benefit from 200 housing units funded by FMBN

UniAbuja to benefit from 200 housing units funded by FMBN

“The Managing Director, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), Arch. Ahmed Musa Dangiwa has said staffs of the University of Abuja will benefit from 200 housing units funded by the bank through the Federal Government Ministerial Pilot Housing Scheme.”- The Nation The Bank’s MD said the units of three, two and one bedroom apartments, constructed by Anthem Integrated Resources Limited ...

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Borno completes 32, 290 housing units for IDPs

Borno completes 32, 290 housing units for IDPs

“To facilitate the return of about two million Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in Borno State, the State Government has announced that it is completing the “reconstruction and renovations” of 32, 290 housing units in seven affected council areas of the state.”- The Guardian The local councils include; Bama, Gwoza, Konduga, Damboa, Kaga, Chibok and Mobbar, a border council area with ...

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FCT Minister inaugurates 300 affordable housing units

affordable housing units

The Nation reports that Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Malam Muhammad Bello has commissioned 300 affordable housing units and laid the foundation for the development of another 300 in Kaba District, Abuja. The Minister said the FCT Administration embarked on the project to give teeth to President Muhammadu Buhari’s efforts in tackling housing deficits in the country and ...

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Nigerian Air Force builds 2,000 housing units in two years

2,000 housing units in two years

“The Chief of Air Staff, Sadique Abubakar, on Thursday said the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, had built about 2,000 housing units in two years across its bases in the country.”- Premium Times The CAS spoke through Air Officer Commanding, Air Training Command, AVM Christopher Okoye at the 46th convocation lecture of Air Force Institute of Technology, AFIT, in Kaduna. The ...

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FG plans to construct 2,700 Housing Units

PM News reports that the Federal Government is planning the construction of 2,700 housing units in the short term to create 105,000 direct jobs, and increase to 100,000 housing units by 2020 to achieve sustainable development. The plan is stated in the Nigeria Economic Recovery and Growth Plan 2017-2020 (ERGP), a copy of which was obtained from the Ministry of ...

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