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…
How N23b multiple taxes worsen industry performance
No less than N23 billion assessed to be multiple tax-dominated would paid out between the previous and current financial year by the insurance industry.
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.
Of the truth, NIA, Mustapha Shehu and me
My initial reaction when somebody called my attention to Mustapha Shehu’s write up which appeared in some media, including the Daily Trust was to call him and verify whether he was being impersonated or he truly wrote what I read.
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…
Government’s agencies, insurers to recoup N45bn from counterfeit operators
The Federal Government has revealed plans to work with the insurance industry to recover about N45billion lost to fake insurance operators nationwide...
Architects move to resolve dispute over qualifying examination
Fresh moves are being made by the new leadership of Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA) to resolve the dispute between it and the regulatory body, Architects Registration Council of Nigeria...