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Mercy Iortyer becomes first female president of NIQS

Mercy Iortyer is First Female Surveyors President

Mrs. Mercy Torkwase Iortyer becomes the first female president of NIQS as she was on Saturday sworn-in as president of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors. The investiture was done at the grand finale of the institute’s 26th Biennial Conference and General Meeting in Lagos. Mrs. Iortyer, first female to occupy the seat succeeds Murtala Aliyu, former Minister of State ...

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Fayemi, Ambode, others to attend Nigerian quantity surveyors’ conference

Fayemi, Ambode, others to discuss national development at Nigerian quantity surveyors’ conference

The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors will hold its 26th Biennial Conference/ General Meeting November 17-21 2015 with the theme: “Politics, Policies and National Development – The Role of Professionals” at the Oriental Hotel, Lekki, Lagos. Over the years, the conference has become a melting point of transformational ideas capable of bringing about positive social and political change and making ...

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NIQS advocates for collaboration among the industry professionals

As IO furniture hosted the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) and Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), last week in Lagos, the chairman, NIQS Lagos chapter, Mrs. Adenike Ayanda stated that quantity surveyors need partnership with other groups within the construction industry such as the furniture producers, as they are well connected. Towards lifting the built environment sector, ...

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Quantity Surveyors cry against high cost of construction projects

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The immediate past Chairman of the Lagos State chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, NIQS, Mr. Olayemi Shonubi has attributed the high cost of procuring civil and heavy engineering projects in Nigeria to the non-utilisation of quantity surveyors who by training are equipped to give value for money on all construction projects. He also blamed the plethora of ...

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Quantity Surveyors demand procurement council from FG

Cost experts in the construction industry under the aegis of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), Lagos Chapter, has expressed worry over the manner in which public servants go about award of contracts and said the way out to streamline high level of irregularities is for the Federal Government to heed the call to institute a Nation Council on ...

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