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.
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...
‘Craze for certificates is bane of professional competence in Nigeria’
Sir DIPO AJAYI is the president, Architects Registration Council of Nigeria (ARCON). In this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, he spoke on issues affecting architectural practice in Nigeria, especially building collapse and the disparity between architects and HND graduates. Architecture has come a long way in Nigeria and different issues are emerging, how will you assess…
ARCON plans enforcement unit, begins project registration
To eliminate quackery in architectural practice, Architects Registration Council Of Nigeria (ARCON) has announced plans to set up an enforcement and compliance unit, which will ensure that only registered members handle architectural projects in the country.