Quantity surveyors seek role in budget process
Lagos-based cost accountants have raised eyebrows on the method being employed in preparation of the nation’s budget, saying the system has cost Nigeria billions of naira yearly.
How officials aid property owners to evade planning regulations on parking spaces
Amid the shocking fact that cities in West Africa sub-region will host an additional 69 million urban populations during the 2020/30 decades, one of the major headaches city managers...
‘FG, states’ housing policies favour elites’
A former Minister of State for External Affairs, Mr. Dubem Onyia has faulted the federal and state governments housing policies, saying they were meant to favour the elites, especially the political class.
Controversy trails construction of Onikan multi-storey car park
Two years after, the Lagos State government commenced the construction of a seventh floor ultra modern car parking facility at Onikan, the completion date for the project ...
‘Cost of building materials will make housing unaffordable’
With the prospects for economic recovery somewhat murky, builders are revealing that the increase in the prices of building materials will not allow government ...
Quantity surveyors hold job fair in Abuja
The 2016 Quantity Surveyors /Project Management Job Fair organised by the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) kicks off tomorrow, Tuesday, November 1 ...
In Quito, Nigeria, others agree on new global strategy for sustainable cities
A major milestone in the development of the world’s cities and towns was achieved at the weekend in Quito, Ecuador, with the successful adoption of a new framework that will set the world on a course towards sustainable urban development.
Engineers blame weak legislation for dilapidated roads
NSE President, Otis Anyaeji, who disclosed this in Abuja while hosting legislators who are also engineers in Abuja, explained that the society has six legislations that can bridge the infrastructural deficit...
Niger orders suspension of work on Minna-Suleja road
Bello who gave the order while inspecting the project awarded by the state government, however, called on the Federal Ministry of Works to install weighing bridges in the country, if the life span of roads was to be sustained.