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27 Jun
The Minister of State of Works and Housing, Mu’azu Jaji Sambo, has directed the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), to come up with bill of quantities that will ensure completion of the ongoing 764 units mass housing project in Zuba..
6 Dec 2021
The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has pledged to sustain the demolition of illegal construction in FESTAC Town, Lagos and other parts of the country.
23 Aug 2021
The Managing Director of the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Senator Gbenga Ashafa has said the emergence of new risks in the country pose new threats to real estate investment.
5 Jul 2021
To mitigate the burden of housing Nigerians, the Federal Government has been urged to provide tax incentives, grants or waivers for private estate developers engaged in providing millennial homes.
17 Jun 2021
Following outrage over Sunday’s demolition of illegal structures in FESTAC Town, Lagos State, by officials of the Federal Housing Authority (FHA), the public has been urged to show sympathy to the allottees rather than owners of demolished structures.
7 Sep 2020
The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has begun the assessment of housing schemes in Abuja. The newly inaugurated management assured citizens that low-cost housing units would be realisable, and expressed Federal Government’s commitment to deploy adequate funds to hasten the process.
23 Jul 2020
As a child growing up in the Lagos Island area of Lagos state, it was obvious Gbenga Ashafa was always going to be a man in charge. Whilst in primary school at the Christ Church Cathedral primary school on Broad Street, Mr Ashafa held the post of Class Monitor throughout his six years at the school, from Standard 1 to 6.
10 Oct 2019
Nigeria Senate on Thursday revisited the bill to upgrade the College of Technology, Yaba, Lagos to a university. The bill was presented by Senator Yayi Adeola, who represents Lagos West Senatorial District, during the plenary session. He also advocated the change of the institution’s name to City University of Technology, Yaba. The bill was first…
24 May 2019
The Senate yesterday approved the upgrade of Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech) to City University of Technology, Yaba.
12 Feb 2019
Despite losing his ambition to return to the National Assembly for the third term in the keenly contested Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries held in October 2018, Senator Gbenga Ashafa has called on Nigerians to Presient Muhammadu Buhari ....
9 Jan 2019
A lawmaker representing Lagos East in the upper chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Gbenga Ashafa, has appealed to Nigerians to re-elect President Muhammadu Buhari and his vice, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, in the next general election.
17 Oct 2018
The Nigerian Senate Wednesday urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to suspend the Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) maintenance charges being deducted from customers account pending the outcome of the investigation by its committees. The Red chamber also mandated commercial banks in the country to immediately configure their ATMs to ensure N40,000 per withdrawal, instead…


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Massive flooding on Sunday overran Ajaokuta-Ganaja-Lokoja road in Kogi which links the metropolis to the eastern part of the state.
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The Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit impounded 150 motorcycles for violating traffic rules in the last one week.
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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
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September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
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Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.