After a major agreement with Kaduna Government to promote mortgage penetration and home ownership recently, the Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) has again entered into another deal with estate developers.
Senate seeks dualisation of Makurdi-Otukpo-Obollo highway
After 38 years of construction, the Senate has urged the Federal Ministry of Works to designate the Makurdi–Otukpo-Obollo Afor-Opii (Nsukka)-Ninth mile Federal ‘Trunk A’ Highway for immediate dualisation.
NIQS seminar on building contract
The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) will be organising a two-day seminar on ‘Essentials of Building and Engineering Contract Documentation and Administration next week.
Kebbi awards N145m hostel contract
To boost infrastructural capacity in its higher schools, the Kebbi State government has awarded contract worth N145 million for the construction of additional 500 capacity female hostel at the Adamu Augie College of Education Argungu.
‘Engineering critical to national development’
The Federal Government has been advised to increase support for the engineering profession and ensure continuous production of technical personnel for Nigeria’s infrastructural development.
EFCC urged to wade into Abuja mass housing imbroglio
After nearly five years of topsy-turvy battle, the aggrieved residents have requested the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate the alleged collection of over N2 billion from them under false pretence.
Controversy trails Cross River’s plan to overrule EIA on UN conservation site
The pendulum of global attention over the earth’s health swung again to the realm of natural conservation, as civil society organizations protest threat by the Cross River...
Groups urge ECOWAS to wade into communities’ land rights
If plans being made by the Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in sub-Saharan Africa sail through, the long wait by communities to secure land rights may end soon.
Developer transforms Ore to N20 billion Sunshine City
Apparently to fast-track urban development in the commercial town of Ore in Odigbo local council, the Ondo State Government has commissioned the first phase of the multi-billion naira Ore Sunshine City (OSC).