Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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9 Aug
With the scarcity of construction projects comes cut-throat competition forcing the amoral marketing strategy of impersonation to become permissive.
7 Dec 2020
A new research released recently revealed that six in ten developers globally, including Nigeria have delayed projects in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, which also has many builders rethinking their future projects.
5 Nov 2020
Julius Berger Nigeria Plc’s aluminium and glass processing subsidiary, Abumet Nigeria Limited, has launched a new and improved website, to provide clients with a top of the line virtual experience.    The website provides detailed information on all Abumet’s products including technical specifications and customization options - allowing users an opportunity to explore products and services…
27 Apr 2020
Buoyed by the coronavirus pandemic which is presently ravaging the world, the Lagos State chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) plans to review its activities
12 Jan 2020
The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) says it has inaugurated a 50-member committee to audit and document projects and contracts awarded in nine Niger Delta states.
30 Dec 2019
To stave off foreign incursion and ensure continuous patronage in housing delivery, architects have been urged to improve the quality of their services to clients.
2 Dec 2019
The Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA) has frowned at the low life span and quality of buildings across the country, which in most cases lasts between 20 to 30 years.
4 Nov 2019
To remain relevant in the future, architects and notable eggheads in the construction industry have called for innovative ideas that will preserve cities in Nigeria. They said only the creative and innovative minds are best suited to take charge of the new digital world.
23 Sep 2019
Towards checking the incidence of building collapse, the Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) has called on all state governments to adopt Architects Project Registration Number (APRN) initiative.
26 Apr 2019
Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji Fashola, has recommended a compulsory ARCON Project Registration Number System (APRN) to derail the determination of quacks and contain the scourge of building failures and collapse. Fashola made this recommendation yesterday in Abuja at the 2019 Architect Colloquium organised by the Architect Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON).…
22 Apr 2019
Determined to find solution to the nation’s housing crisis, the Lagos State chapter of Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) has entered into a strategic partnership with Sterling Bank Plc to promote affordable home designs.
26 Nov 2018
Children Village, a new school complex on the edge of the rainforest in northern Brazil, has won the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) International Prize 2018. The complex, designed by Brazilian architects Aleph Zero and Rosenbaum, was chosen from a shortlist of four exceptional new buildings by a grand jury chaired by renowned architect…


1 day ago
Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
1 day ago
Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
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FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.