Monday, 5th June 2023


6 Apr 2015
OWING to several complaints arising from manual land administration in the state, the Ogun state government has said the introduction of electronic land titling was long overdue and necessary to curtail myriad cases of counterfeit documentation of land and property in the state.
6 Apr 2015
The signatories to the agreement committed to strengthen legislation and ensure harsher penalties for financial crimes related to the illegal wildlife trade. They also reaffirmed a zero-tolerance policy for corruption, which will be conducive to the due prosecution and sentencing of kingpins controlling the illegal wildlife trade.
6 Apr 2015
This centripetal nature of the city creates intense pressure on the economic and spatial structure of urban systems such as on land, housing, services and facilities like hospitals, educational institutions, transport, telecommunication systems, and energy supply amongst others. This is because the provisions of these facilities are expanding at rates slower than the rates of growth of the urban population thus creating a wide margin between demand and supply of urban infrastructural facilities and services.
5 Apr 2015
The first-ever UNEA was attended by a record number of high-level delegations from 160 UN Member and Observer States and stakeholders, and provided fresh impetus to a number of priority environmental issues.
4 Apr 2015
Group of 17 bishops and archbishops write letter aiming to focus church’s attention on climate change and urging it to dump investments Seventeen bishops and archbishops tell Anglican church investments in fossil fuel companies incompatible with a just and sustainable future AN influential group of bishops have called on Anglican churches to remove their investments…
30 Mar 2015
PRIVATE developers have increased their stakes in the Lagos real estate market with a series of significant investments, notably is the first phase of prestigious Azuri Peninsula, which upon completion would house 120 families.
30 Mar 2015
As the nation is facing herculean task on preserving and sustaining asset value of its road infrastructure, a new system may soon be established, which would be designed to reflect the state of international practice, in a way that suits the local need and conditions
30 Mar 2015
MORE than 115,000 rented homes across London are now badged under the Mayor’s Rental Standard accreditation system launched last year to improve the experience of landlords and tenants.
30 Mar 2015
Having scaled the legal hurdles that hampered the full take -off and completion of its 14,085 housing units, a real estate developer handling the Malaysian Garden Estate, Apo, in the Federal Capital Territory, Global Formwork Nigeria Limited has concluded arrangements to commence work in ambitious housing project. The latest development came after 10 years the project…
23 Mar 2015
After reviewing the totality of the submissions made on behalf of the state government by its counsel, Lawal Pedro (SAN), in its appeal and the respondents’ submission marshalled by their lawyer, Olumide Sofowora, the court declared: “In sum, the appeal lacks merit and it is dismissed. The judgments of the two lower courts are affirmed. The cost of this appeal is assessed as N50,000 in favour of the respondents.”
23 Mar 2015
Forests drive economic development and prosperity, provide jobs and livelihoods, and at the same time, promote health and well-being. Proven solutions exist to create the future we want; investing in our forests is a pathway to transformative sustainable development
23 Mar 2015
Even if he’s wrong, the sustainability of the existing capital would still stay unaddressed. In justifying the desire for a new city, Madbouly said that something had to be done to lighten the load on Cairo, whose projected population will be 40 million by 2050. But Cairo’s plight will ironically worsen if resources and attention are diverted to new projects elsewhere, as one Egyptian commentator argued this weekend.


8 mins ago
On Monday May 22, 2023, policymakers and captains of industries from across the world converged at the Lekki axis of Lagos state for the commissioning of the world’s Largest Single-Train 650,000 barrels-per-day petroleum refinery, built by Dangote Group.
18 mins ago
Spoiling for war ahead of its proposed industrial action on Wednesday, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday, shunned the meeting with the Federal Government delegation held at the Presidential Villa...
21 mins ago
SOCIO-ECONOMIC Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to urgently investigate the allegations that $2.1 billion and N3.1 trillion oil revenue and fuel subsidy payment are unaccounted for between 2016 and 2019...
23 mins ago
Shell Petroleum’s pollution of Bonga communities in the Niger Delta and attendant penalties for severe environmental devastation should be a straightforward case.
26 mins ago
Operatives of Jigawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested four suspects, including three teenagers for homosexuality (unnatural offence), involving eight under-aged boys, contrary to Section 284 ...