14 Sep 2020
Nigeria’s construction costs are to see a further increase after the government hiked fuel prices, according to built environment professional bodies.
7 Sep 2020
With buildings emitting more energy-related carbon globally than the entire transport sector, experts say holistic adoption of green building standards in the housing industry would boost efficiency and lower construction costs.
7 Sep 2020
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) is embarking on a novel examination of some buildings constructed across the country about 60 years ago.
17 Aug 2020
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) has challenged new fellows to live up to high expectations of the society. NIOB president, Mr. Kunle Awobodu and the Chairman of its College of Fellows, Mrs. Adebolanle Araba
17 Aug 2020
Well traditionally, designs and construction of buildings have been separated and often done by various parties at different points in time. Building project delivery from design to construction by its very nature has a lot of parties
27 Jul 2020
To ensure the stability of buildings and curb incidences of building collapse, eggheads in the construction industry have called for the revival of Nigeria’s steel industry.
25 Jul 2020
A three-storey building located at 95 Cemetry Street, directly opposite Ebute Metta Comprehensive Health Centre, Lagos, collapsed yesterday with two people trapped.
6 Jul 2020
Eagerly awaiting the palliatives that will cushion the effect of the coronavirus pandemic on the real estate sector, operatives have jump-started collaborative efforts to provide leadership and leeway for the re-vigoration of the industry.
22 Jun 2020
Failure in the implementation of the local building materials’ policy has been blamed as a major snag in the nation’s housing delivery efforts.
1 Jun 2020
With the imminent impact of CoVID-19 on builders and contractors, experts have advanced the need for practitioners to evaluate terms of contract in alliance...
18 May 2020
To deter re-occurrence, the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), has urged Imo State authorities to carry thorough investigation and early prosecution of all culprits
27 Apr 2020
As the coronavirus outbreak shows no signs of abating any time soon, construction experts say some companies may be considering the legal defense of force majeure.