ARCON to partner Bell varsity in new architecture programme
Architects Registration Council Of Nigeria (ARCON) and the Bells University of Technology (BUT), Ota, Ogun State have sealed a pact in a renewed effort to enhance the study of architecture in tertiary institutions.
Dispute between HND Architecture, regulatory body adjourned to January 18
The case between Higher National Diploma (HND) graduates of Architecture in Nigeria and President of Architects Registration Council of Nigeria, Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON), Incorporated Trustees of Nigerian Institute of Architects, National Board of Technical Education and others at the Federal High Court, Ibadan has been fixed for hearing January 18, 2021. At the last sitting,…
ARCON to license polytechnic graduates
Five years after the accord between National Board of Technical Education (NBTE) and Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) was suspended, the parties have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for resuscitation of the programme.
Regulatory bodies unite, urge FG to enforce Local Content Act
Heads of built environment regulatory agencies in Nigeria, under the auspices of Forum of Regulatory Bodies of Built Environment in Nigeria (FORBBEN), have resolved to align towards uplifting professionalism and engage the Federal Government on the local content law. The newly formed body consisting of Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON); Estate Surveyors and Valuers…
Council tasks architects, firms on innovative designs
Nigerian architects took further steps towards consolidating professional practice with the induction of newly registered architects and firms last week, by the regulatory body, the Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON).
HND graduates to sue ARCON, others over discrimination
Sequel to non-resolution of some critical issues affecting their profession, Higher National Diploma (HND) graduates of architecture are to sue Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) for alleged discriminatory policies. Others to be joined in the new suit include Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA), National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and other relevant authorities in Nigeria. The…
Tender call underway for ARCON Abuja, Lagos secretariat projects
With harmonisation well underway for 10 architectural designs for the proposed Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) headquarter building in the Federal Capital Territory and approval for the redevelopment of the Lagos office...
ARCON, NITP seek probe of eight-storey hotel collapse in Imo
To curtail future occurrence of disasters arising from building collapse in Imo State, two professional bodies in the built environment have implored the state government...