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29 Nov
Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA) has said Nigeria needs a proper building code to tackle flooding ravaging communities across the country.
7 Sep 2020
Mrs. Olubukola Ejiwunmi is the first female yet to become president of the Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA). In this interview with BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA, she x-rays issues of housing, incursion of foreigners into architecture practice, among others. The involvement of women in architectural practice seems limited. What do you consider as the major factor? In…
18 Mar 2019
Lagos State Ministry of Education has denied that Ohen Nursery and Primary School, Ita-Faji, Lagos Island, was paying levies and taxes to the state government. This was sequel to the collapse of a three-storey building housing the school, in which about 20 people lost their lives with many injured still receiving treatment in various hospitals…
25 Feb 2019
A major paradigm shift in the use of indigenous building materials for housing design and construction may take long to come, following the inability of the Federal Government and its agencies to implement the new National Housing Policy. Under the 2017 National Housing Policy, the government was urged to pursue vigorously the adoption of functional…
30 Jul 2018
To ensure members become homeowners, the Lagos Chapter of Nigeria Institute of Architects (NIA) has revived its cooperatives scheme and embarked on advocacy to increase its membership base.
19 Sep 2016
Towards reducing the challenges associated with unplanned cities, the Delta authorities have pledged to implement the state’s Urban and Regional Planning Law.


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Popular Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele, and also PDP deputy Governor aspirant has reacted to the recently concluded elections in Lagos state. She reacted to the election on her social media handle, precisely twitter that, "I’m glad that we could at least speak up. Thank you once again, Lagos, for showing your daughter support. As I…
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Devastating climate impacts are hitting faster than expected as the world teeters on reaching the 1.5 degree Celsius warming limit in a little over a decade, the UN said Monday.
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Speaker of the Zamfara State House of Assembly, Nasiru Muazu Magarya, has lost his re-election bid to Bilyaminu Ismail of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Magarya, a candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), lost his Zurmi West constituency re-election bid to the PDP candidate with 9,530 votes. The Independent National Electoral Commission's (INEC) returning…
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European Union foreign ministers agreed Monday on a two-billion-euro plan to raid their own arsenals and jointly purchase desperately needed artillery shells for Ukraine, diplomats said.
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Former Enugu State governor Senator Chimaroke Nnamani has dumped the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Nnamani, a Senator representing Enugu East, dumped PDP on Monday following his election loss to a Labour Party candidate Kevin Chukwu. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced that Chukwu polled 69,136 votes to defeat Nnamani who scored 48,701 votes. Nnamani…