Wednesday, 10th August 2022
Breaking News:


1 Aug
With the downturn in the financial sector creating vast scale of building materials shortage in the housing market, contributors of the National Housing Fund (NHF) are now caught in the web of rising construction costs.
2 May
The Federal Government has called the newly inaugurated board members of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) to complete over 200,000 housing units under the Ministerial Pilot Housing Scheme.
11 Apr
The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has earned a total sum of N294.1 billion as additional contributions to the National Housing Fund (NHF) in five years
14 Mar
In line with the Federal Government’s Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP), the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) plans to invest over N40 billion to deliver the construction of 5, 000 housing units in 12 months.
10 Dec 2021
Retirees, under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) chapter, have accused the bank of ignoring a court order that directed it to offset their terminal benefits of N4.7 billion.
16 Nov 2021
I write this tribute first, stating in limited detail - others have written and will be writing much more – about the well-known achievements of a giant among intellectuals.
30 Aug 2021
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC), at the weekend, said it recovered N53 billion from a real estate developer for the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria
7 May 2021
The Federal Ministry of Works and Housing has explained that it plans to unveil a dedicated web portal for the sale of buildings to Nigerians in the next few weeks.
19 Apr 2021
The Senate Committee on Public Accounts has reprimanded the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) for spending N14.2 billion on unexecuted 963 units of houses.
12 Apr 2021
With housing in short supply, a real estate company, Messrs Sterling Homes Limited has advocated price control in the real estate sector.
1 Mar 2021
The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) said the media reports saying the bank has five years unaudited accounts are wrong.
5 Feb 2021
House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts, yesterday, chided the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) and Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TEFFUND) for their failure to present their audited accounts


A Chinese court rejected an appeal in a landmark sexual harassment case on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the country's fledgling #MeToo movement. Zhou Xiaoxuan stepped forward in 2018 to accuse popular state TV host Zhu Jun of forcibly kissing and groping her during her 2014 internship at the broadcaster. Her case inspired many others…
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Tunisia's judicial authorities on Wednesday revoked the sacking in early June by President Kais Saied of almost 50 judges, a court spokesman told AFP. A June 1 presidential decree in the North African country saw Saied fire 57 judges, after accusing many of corruption and other crimes. His move, which rights groups called "a deep…
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Director, Centre for Democratic Development Research and Training, Professor Abubakar Siddique Mohammad has advocated intervention of foreign government to end insurgency in Nigeria. While the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, lecturer lauded the efforts of the Nigerian forces to nip the excesses of the terrorists in the bud, he said the strength of the nation's military…
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US teens have left Facebook in droves over the past seven years, preferring to spend time at video-sharing venues YouTube and TikTok, according to a Pew Research Center survey data out Wednesday. TikTok has "emerged as a top social media platform for US teens" while Google-run YouTube "stands out as the most common platform used…
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Kwara Government has signed an agreement with the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council on the implementation of Consolidated Polytechnics and Colleges of Education Academic Staff Salary Structure (CONPCASS). This is contained in a statement signed by the State Head of Service, Modupe Oluwole, on Wednesday in Ilorin and made available to newsmen. Oluwole said the…