Cross River allocates land to civil servants
To make home ownership easier for its citizens, the Cross River State government has allocated plots of land to civil servants at Ikot Okon Archibong in Odukpani Local Government Area.
FG targets off-takers for N667m housing scheme in Lagos
Contributors to the National Housing Fund (NHF) may soon heave a sigh of relief as the Federal Government is set to deliver 112 units of one and two bedroom flats in Sedona estate in the Ikorodu axis of Lagos State. The N667 million project is a ministerial pilot housing scheme that has been conceived…
Infrastructural roadmap aids development in Ogun State
The Ogun State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Olamilekan Adegbite, has attributed the success recorded by the State government in infrastructural development, to the detailed and voluminous blueprint of government before it came into office.
NBRRI to redesign slum settlements in four states
The Nigerian Building and Roads Research Institute (NBRRI) has undertaken studies to redesign slum settlements aimed at developing affordable low cost housing units in the country. The team has taken up studies in Abuja (Jabi, Nyanya); Niger State (Suleja), Nasarawa and Plateau. Director-General of the Institute, Prof. Danladi Matawal who made this known at…
Ogun partners Chinese firm in road project
In its drive at revitalizing the economic activities at Agbara - Igbesa axis, Ogun State government is partnering with a private firm, China- Africa Investment for the reconstruction of the 10 kilometre Lusada-Igbesa road.
Why Land Use Act needs to be reformed, by experts
Forty years after it was promulgated to ease access to land and boost housing provision in the country, the clamor for a review of the Land Use Act (alternatively known as Decree 6, of 1978) is yet to abate, as experts last week reiterated its call for a speedy.....
FG pledges support for tunneling technology development
Nigeria is ripe for embracing the technology of tunneling and underground space utilization, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi said.
UNDP completes 608 houses in Borno community
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has handed over 608 housing units built for Ngwom Community to Borno State government.
NDDC, Ondo begin N19b coastal road project
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and Ondo State government have commenced construction of the N19.2 billion Araromi-Akodo/Ibeju-Lekki Road, connecting Ondo and Lagos state. Speaking at the ceremony to mark the commencement of work on the 50-kilometre road at the Araromi Seaside, Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, the Governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, described the project as a necessity.…