Niger State, UN-Habitat plan Minna, Suleja redevelopment
The landmark initiative, which will effectively commence next month is being be undertaken with technical assistance from the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)
Appeal Court backs Lagos councils on private parks’ levies dispute
According to the matter, the appellant (Airtel) operated a private parking lot within the jurisdiction of the 3rd Respondent (Eti-Osa Local Government) and contested that the latter was restricted in collection of levies to public motor parks.
Dogara, governors, others for Abuja housing show
All is set for the 11th Abuja Housing Show scheduled at the International Conference Centre Abuja next week, which focuses on providing practical solutions to housing problems in Africa.
FCDA seeks N18.4b for Abuja resettlement schemes
The Federal Capital development Authority (FCDA) would require about N18.4 billion for completion of various Federal Government resettlement Schemes in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.
Don urges sound policy to boost engineers’ creativity
Desirous of improving the fortune for Nigerian engineers, a United States-based Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, Michael Adewunmi has challenged Nigerian Academy of Engineering...
Reps propose bill to regulate underground water, others
A new bill that will establish a regulatory framework for water management, especially surface water and groundwater resources are in the offing.
Using ‘FISH’ as a tool to unlock challenges of affordable housing
After a hard days’ work, staff deserve a roof over their heads where they can rest and prepare for another day of service. This has to be achieved at a cost that will not erode the entire disposable family income but must be at par with recommended sectorial allocation of income to meet the housing cost.
‘Why Nigerian cities lacked coherent physical planning’
Amid exponential growth in city’s population, a former Lagos government official last week revealed that the absence of National Spatial Physical Planning Policy framework...
Lawmakers caution developers against unapproved projects
As part of measures to curb building collapse, the Lagos State House of Assembly has cautioned property developers to desist from erecting structures without necessary approvals.