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Building materials

1 day ago
The Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, charged cement manufacturers to take urgent actions to reduce the price of cement and building materials in the country.
10 Jan
Notwithstanding heightened uncertainty and affordability challenges, experts are optimistic of improvement in the sector this year.
1 Nov
With the advent of high prices of iron rods in the construction industry, experts have endorsed the use of bamboo as an effective replacement for steel in reinforced concrete.
13 Sep
These are not the best of times for potential homeowners and developers as a sharp increase in prices of building materials across the country may further compound the existing housing deficit
13 Sep
To unlock more growth in the sector, the Managing Director of Sabreworks ltd, Mr. Olusegun Philips has urged the Federal and State governments to provide an enabling environment
26 Apr 2021
As inflation continues to spiral, major building materials markets in some parts of the country have witnessed a surge in prices, leaving many private developers jittery over maximising profits on housing projects.
4 Nov 2019
The manufacturers of paint-based products in Nigeria have been told to embark on the reformulation of their production through processes that are devoid of lead-based ingredients, safer to humans and ecologically friendly.
30 Sep 2019
Amid increasing cases of building collapse, dealers of construction-based products have urged the Federal Government to strengthen implementation of existing policies...
8 Apr 2019
Again, the hope of better days ahead for would-be homeowners and developers in the construction sector, may have been dashed following another rounds of increase in prices of cement and iron rods in the country. The latest increase in prices of the products has sent shivers on the shoulders of buyers, leading to low patronage…
2 Nov 2017
Nigeria BuildExpo, an international construction and building materials exhibition, holds November 2 to 4, 2017 in Lagos. Well known companies from all over the world will come together under one roof at the event.


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The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has welcomed the call of its sister UN agency, World Health Organization (WHO), for restrictions on travel to be lifted or eased.
6 mins ago
Mr. Peter Odeworitse, the Operations Manager of KenBen Nig Ltd owned by father of the late Sylvester Oromoni, has told Coroner, Magistrate Mikhail Kadiri, sitting in Epe, Lagos State that the deceased....
9 mins ago
Accountant General of the Federation (AuGF), Alhaji Idris Ahmed, yesterday, explained that the implementation of the Treasury Single Account (TSA) has enabled government to maximise scarce resources in the country.
12 mins ago
The Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN) has, in collaboration with MTN Nigeria, initiated the process of registering all Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises ...
23 mins ago
America’s Danielle Collins is hoping to do the almost impossible by shocking world number one, Australia’s Ash Barty, on her home turf and becoming the latest surprise grand slam champion today.