NHF allocates $22.4m to Borno, Adamawa, Yola
The Nigeria Humanitarian Fund (NHF) has allocated $22.4 million to Borno, Adamawa and Yobe (BAY) states towards addressing the increased vulnerability of people affected by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and terrorism.
FG launches national cooperative housing development scheme
Following the overhaul of the Federal Government’s housing policy, a new plan has come on stream that offers affordable housing estate construction finance
FMBN in talks with Kano government on NHF scheme revival
Determined to ensure participation of all states in the National Housing Fund (NHF) scheme, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has appealed to the Kano State Government to renew its participation in the National Housing Fund (NHF) Scheme.
FMBN urges mortgage banks to improve on NHF loans processing, disburses N75.5 billion
Following its mandate to boost the provision of affordable housing to Nigerian workers that are registered contributors to the National Housing Fund (NHF) scheme, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has re-stated strong commitment to the speedy processing of qualified housing loan applications. The bank has also appealed to its partner primary mortgage banks…
How physical activities reduce risk of hypertension, diabetes, others
Medical experts have identified Non Communicable Diseases (NCD) as the leading causes of morbidity and mortality, stressed on the need for increased physical activities to improve health and wellbeing.
‘HR profession upwardly mobile, charting path for organisational growth’
New President and Chairman, Governing Council of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM), Wale Adediran, in this interview with GLORIA EHIAGHE, spoke about the positive growth of the Human Resources (HR) profession in Nigeria. He explained how passionate the institute is in changing the unemployment narrative and his plans for the institute during his two-year tenure, among other national issues.
Experts task HR managers on employees' acquaintance with tax laws
Experts on Human Resource (HR) matters have charged managers on the need to leverage on tax expertise to educate their staff about tax laws.
What you need to know and ten cogent reasons Nigeria cannot afford new housing law!
According to Maslow’s hierarchy of needs theory, shelter is one of the basic needs of man and ranks next only to air, food, water and sleep.
FMBN disburses N40.9b housing loans to 1,843 contributors
Nigeria’s leading mortgage institution, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) has disbursed housing loans totaling N40.9 billion to 1,843 National Housing Fund (NHF) contributors. The bank has also provided home renovation loans totaling N14.072billion to 16,031 Nigerian workers, and processed N12.4billion refunds to contributors and registered 224,752 to the fund. The figures was released…
‘Removing drivers of high construction cost will reduce house prices’
DEBO ADEJANA is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Realty Point Limited, a mass housing development company, passionate about cooperative housing and homeownership. In this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, he spoke on the widening housing gap in Nigeria and how government can help the private sector in addressing the needs. In Nigeria, there are…
NIMASA, NHF canvass increased awareness on heart diseases
As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) have partnered the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF), to create awareness on issues of heart health and promote heart friendly lifestyle. According to Director General, NIMASA, Dakuku Peterside, heart related diseases affect all gender, all ages and cuts across all…