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...
ARCON, NIA resolve rift, register 250 architects
There are strong indications that the disharmony between the Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) and Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) over registration of architects in Nigeria has been resolved.
ARCON rejigs architectural standards, licenses 250
The Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) has pledged to rejig its operations toward raising the standards of architectural practice in the country.
ARCON, others demand improved public procurement Act
Key players in the real estate sector, notably regulatory bodies and institutions are demanding an overhaul of the public procurement Act to ensure the performance of the construction industry.
ARCON contests fresh suit on architects’ professional exams
Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) has contested a suit filed against it and the Incorporated Trustees of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) by concerned architects over conduct of architects’ professional examinations.
Architects urge states to adopt new ARCON’s project registration system
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.
Aggrieved architects in fresh legal move against ARCON
Determined to get judicial reprieve, some concerned architects in Nigeria have initiated a fresh legal move against Architects’ Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) over its authority to conduct professional examinations for registration of architects in Nigeria.
Judge denies issuing injunction halting architects’ registration
Controversy brewed last week at a Federal Capital Territory, Abuja High Court, Nyanya Judicial Division, when Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris refuted an interlocutory order purportedly claimed by some persons against Architects Registration Council of Nigeria...
ARCON moves to vacate injunction on qualifying exams
The Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON) has initiated process, challenging a court order that forbade it from conducting any qualifying examinations for Nigerian architects...