Wednesday, 29th June 2022
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21 Aug 2017
Professional builders have been urged to up their games in order to deliver quality buildings and affordable housing through a mixture of innovative building materials and construction technology.
10 Apr 2017
To ensure quality service delivery by professionals in the built environment, builders have been challenged to inculcate best practices on their clients, and ensure sound house keeping records to avoid hazards on projects.
12 Dec 2016
Engineers have attributed last weekend’s building collapse in Uyo, Akwa Ibom to usage of insufficient or poor materials.
31 Oct 2016
With the prospects for economic recovery somewhat murky, builders are revealing that the increase in the prices of building materials will not allow government ...
31 Oct 2016
Plans to ensure housing sector becomes an engine of growth through the reduction of unemployment has begun in earnest, with the kick-starting of the training of artisans ...
24 Oct 2016
A gamut of housing and infrastructural developmental issues especially, the dearth of skilled artisans will be in focus at the 2016 Lagos chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) conference starting next week.
15 Aug 2016
Foreign artisans from neighbouring countries such as Togo, Benin Republic and Ghana are now leaving Nigeria in droves.The Nigeria’s building and construction industry has been among the hardest hit as government budget financing for projects....
12 Aug 2016
Stakeholders in the construction industry have advocated the need for the diversification of the economy from its dependence in the oil sector to engaging the vast opportunities and prospect in the non-oil sector.
6 Jun 2016
Determined to correct anomalies in the construction industry, especially, the dearth of competent Nigerians craftsmen, Lagos state government, in collaboration with the Nigerian Institute Of Builders...
23 May 2016
Better days may be in the offing for prospective homeowners, built environment professionals and property developers, if the recent developments in the housing industry are anything to go by.
9 May 2016
Nigerian builders under the aegis of the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) have been urged to develop their skills, which will be useful to train artisans plying their trade within the country’s construction industry.


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Serena Williams brushed off any talk of retirement on Tuesday by insisting she is "motivated" to play at the US Open later this year despite a shattering Wimbledon defeat.
36 mins ago
Romelu Lukaku said he was "very happy" to be back after the Belgian international striker arrived in Milan on Wednesday ahead of his return to Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea.
41 mins ago
UEFA's head of women's football Nadine Kessler has dismissed claims that European football's governing body lacked ambition in the selection of venues for Euro 2022, with attendance records for the tournament in England set to be smashed.
47 mins ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned Wednesday against boycotting a G20 summit in Indonesia in November if Vladimir Putin attends, saying this would hand a "propaganda opportunity to others".
51 mins ago
The Senate on Wednesday agreed to send a high-powered delegation of lawmakers to the United Kingdom to see the former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, who is facing an alleged case of an organ harvesting charge in that country. Senate President Ahmad Lawan made the disclosure at plenary after the Upper Chamber emerged from a…