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26 Jul 2021
The President, Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), Kunle Awobodu, has urged wealthy Nigerians and institutions to invest in research for societal development.
19 Jul 2021
Professionals under the aegis of Association of Builders in Academia (ABA), have urged its members to ensure development of research products that would positively impact housing sector.
12 Jul 2021
Apparently, to stave off rising cost of cement in the building material markets, contractors and builders are adopting ready mix concrete in their construction sites.
21 Jun 2021
Worried by decades of underinvestment in the real estate sector, the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) has urged stakeholders to address challenges limiting housing development in the country.
7 Jun 2021
Poised to achieve comfort in buildings, experts have stressed the need for professionals in the industry, especially builders to hone their skills and be abreast of developments in construction activities. They noted that such expertise would enable them deliver services and products that are of high performance, value to clients and end users. The professionals…
17 May 2021
With increase in cost of imported building materials due to the high exchange rate and inflation, there are calls to explore local alternatives and standardise existing materials to ensure affordable housing.
17 May 2021
The Oyo State chapter of Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) has called on government to address high cost of building materials and quackery prevalent in construction industry.
12 Apr 2021
The Commissioner for Public Works and Transport, Prof. Kehinde Sangodoyin, said this when he received a delegation from the state’s branch of the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB)....
22 Mar 2021
Substandard steel products are being sold in major building materials in the country, especially in southeast and southwest areas, raising fears among prospective homebuilders on the spate of building collapse.
15 Mar 2021
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) has said that Lagos State accounts for 60 per cent of reported cases of building collapse in Nigeria.
15 Mar 2021
Professional builders under the aegis of Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) have implored all stakeholders to shun sharp practices and adhere to standard of construction.
8 Mar 2021
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) plans to create awareness on the engagement of professionals in building construction at its yearly programme tagged Builders Day.


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State has faulted the proposed increase in the fare for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) across various routes in the state, urging the reversal of the plan.
14 mins ago
The Kano State Fire Service says it saved 135 lives and property worth N34.6 million from 42 fire incidents in June.
19 mins ago
West African leaders meet on Sunday in Ghana's capital Accra to review sanctions they have imposed on three military-ruled countries in their volatile region.
55 mins ago
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) says it has commenced the filling of potholes in Sango-Ota and its environs to prevent road accidents in the area.
1 hour ago
Nigeria's Israel Adesanya cruised to the fourth title defence of his middleweight UFC belt against Jared Cannonier early on Sunday morning (Nigerian time) in a fight that sometimes looked one-sided. The fight ended in a unanimous decision with the judges scoring the bout 49-46, 49-46 and 50-45 for the Last Stylebender. Adesanya's last fight also…