Fresh hope for industry as NIA gets new leadership
The new leadership of the Nigeria Insurers Association (NIA) may not have officially assumed duties, but has made a strong call on the stakeholders to embrace, as a project, the redemption of the industry’s poor image.
Archibuilt kicks off today in Abuja
The 29th edition of Archibuilt exhibition organized by the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) will commence today at the International Conference Centre, Abuja.
How N363 billion industry premium renews hope
The volume of businesses written by insurance companies in the country grew from N315.96 billion in 2016 to about N363 billion in 2017, representing an increase of about 15 per cent over 2016 figure. The record, which came in the midst lower purchasing, recession and near economic inactivity, is an indication that the sector holds…
‘We will use local materials to build affordable houses’
The President of Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA), FESTUS ADIBE NJOKU, said practitioners need identity to actualise the dream of affordable housing. In an interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, he promised to change the face of the profession and make the institute contribute to the development of the country. The Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) has…
NIA generates over N1.5b from tax refunds, contributions
The Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA) has secured a tax refund of over N1 billion in the year 2017.
NIA urged to use local materials
Members of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) have been asked to ensure sustainability by incorporating the use of local materials in their projects.
Architects to leverage best practices in urban regeneration
Plans are underway for the Lagos State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Architect (NIA) to work with experts in technology innovation ecosystems on best practices in urban regeneration.
Lawmakers allege undue interference causes face-off in EFCC, DSS, NIA
Lawmakers yesterday at senate plenary alleged that the undue meddlesomeness of the Federal Government on the operations of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Department of State Services (DSS) and National Intelligence Agency (NIA), was the cause of their periodic clashes that result in security lapses in the country. This allegation was made as…
Legal framework delays new building code implementation
Six months after the Federal Executive Council approved the revised National Building Code (NBC) that specified standards for the construction industry...