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Africa needs $170b annually to meet infrastructure requirement – AfDB

Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) says Africa needs about one hundred and seventy billion dollars annually to meet its infrastructure requirement. Prof. Vincent Nmehielle, Secretary General of the bank disclosed this at a media briefing to announce the bank’s annual meeting, on Thursday in Abidjan. “In 2016, the bank approved 7.8 billion dollars to finance investment in African continent and ...

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Affordable housing is an indicator of the well-being of Nigerians – Zarma

affordable housing

Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing, Surveyor Suleiman Hassan Zarma has pointed out that affordable housing and conducive urban environment remained portent indicators of the well-being of Nigerians through effective policies and pragmatic development programmes. Zarma who stated this in Abuja at a workshop for Real Estate Developers organised by Real Estate Development Association of Nigeria (REDAN) added ...

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Stakeholders of real estate advocate stratified sector for affordable housing pricing

affordable housing pricing

Guardian reports that to address the real estate market in a more focused way, experts have called for stratification of the sector to ensure social and affordable housing. Stakeholders of real estate spoke at the 2017 yearly Real Estate Unite summit in Lagos, according to them, there is still huge opportunities for the real estate industry if the right things are done. The summit has as its topic: “ Africa’s ...

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The Urban Housing Crisis in Nigeria

urban housing crisis in Nigeria

Housing is a basic necessity of life without prejudice for economic condition. In spite of this, suffice to say that an urban housing crisis exists in Nigeria, not forgetting the fact that housing problem is universal. In this article we take a look at the urban housing crisis in Nigeria One of the basic needs of man is shelter and ...

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Stanbic IBTC throws weight behind REIT

ERCAAN

“INVESTORS in Real Estate Investment Trust, REIT, have received a boost as Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc has indicated its preparedness to support individuals and businesses interested in long-term investment in the real estate sector. The bank said that in doing so, the industry will play its catalytic role in driving growth and development of the economy.”- Vanguard The bank made ...

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Dangote refinery, free trade zone lift Lagos real estate

Dangote refinery, free trade zone lift Lagos real estate

According to The Guardian, on-going public and private sector synergy leading to the development of Dangote Refinery Project and Lagos Free Trade Zone (FTZ) have been received by the real estate community last week with mixed feelings, with the leadership of the Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) decrying the non-involvement of members in the investment opportunities along ...

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FG to concession Lagos, Abuja stadia

FG to concession Lagos, Abuja stadia

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has made it known that the management of the national stadia in Lagos and Abuja would soon be transferred to the private sector. The Minister disclosed this while speaking to journalists after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting yesterday in Abuja. In a statement, Dalung said the maintenance of the facilities could ...

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