Monday, 2nd October 2023


11 Sep
Following challenges facing the construction industry, the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) has advised professionals in the industry to collaborate and engage in innovation that will enhance cost management best practices.
29 Aug
Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) has lamented that the absence of an enabling environment is affecting growth of the construction sector.
5 Jun
There are concerns that Nigeria's construction costs will see a further increase after the government removed fuel subsidy, last week. Built environment professional bodies, namely Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors ...
23 Apr
• Epicentre Of Building Collapse • Rhertorics Not Enough, Govt Must Identify, Punish Culprits - Professionals • Experts Offer Steps To Stem Recurrence • Stakeholders Seek Adoption Of Provisions Of National Building Code Despite tonnes of promises from the Lagos State government to stem the menace of building collapse in the state, happenings in that sector seem…
17 Apr
Ahead of this year’s population and housing census, real estate professionals have listed strategies to generate accurate data that will ensure proper planning and development in the built environment.
12 Dec 2022
Experts in the nation’s real estate sector have described lack of good infrastructure as the reason for the slow pace of real estate growth in the country. They spoke at the national conference and yearly general meeting of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity and Surveyors (NIQS) entitled: “Infrastructure cost management: contemporary issues and emerging trends”…
5 Dec 2022
There are concerns that despite the nation’s construction and real estate sectors contributing N20 trillion to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), many Nigerians are unable to own homes and rent property in major cities in the country.
5 Dec 2022
To ensure sustainability in the nation’s built environment, the Lagos chapter of Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), has called for synergy among professionals in the sector.
24 Nov 2022
The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) has decried the increasing cost of governance in the country, saying that money for infrastructural development goes to public sector.
31 Oct 2022
In line with the evolving roles of its profession, the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) has open up new frontiers and develop capacities of its members.


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The Police Command in Delta says five persons lost their lives in a petrol tanker explosion in the state, police sources said. The spokesman of the command, DSP Bright Edafe, disclosed this to newsmen on Sunday in Warri, saying the incident occurred on 1 October at Ugbenu in Ethiope West Local Government Area (LGA) of…
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The Manarement of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, says its Nursing students returned a 100 per cent pass in the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s professional examination. The institution’s Head, Corporate Communications and Protocol, AAU, Ekpoma, Otunba Mike Aladenika, announced this in a statement on Monday in Benin. In the statement, made available to the News…
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Afrobeat singer Davido, reacted to the latest champion in town, Ilebaye who was crowned the winner of the Big brother season 8, pocketing a whopping #120m in the process.  Davido wrote on his “X” app, ILEBAYE ….I love a success story ! Ilebaye, the 22-year-old sensation, clinched the highly coveted top spot in the…
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Mr. Eseme Eyiboh, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Senate President, has debunked reports that an office was created for the wife of the Senate President, Mrs Unoma Akpabio, in the National Assembly. Eyiboh, in a statement on Monday in Abuja, said the story showed that it was essentially designed to malign…
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After an exhilarating ten-week journey within the Big Brother House, the All Stars have been put to the test like never before. Sponsored tasks have pushed their mental acumen, physical abilities, and creative talents to the limit. Whether collaborating in teams or showcasing their individual prowess, the contestants' unwavering commitment and diligence have resulted in a…
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Senior officials of the African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) secretariat have met new Nigeria’s Minister of Water and Sanitation, Prof. Joseph Utsev, to discuss the future of AMCOW, the preparation towards the seventh AfricaSan Conference coming up in Swakopmund, Namibia next month.
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The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has stressed the importance of having cybersecurity and digital literacy in school curriculums.
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In a bid to elevate the planning profession, the President of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Nathaniel Atebije, has charged its members to uphold the code of conduct and ethics to enable Nigerians to accord practitioners due respect.
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President Bola Tinubu has acknowledged the positive impact of the National Youth Games, saying it generates both direct and indirect employment opportunities in the sports value chain, particularly for the host state.
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Politicians and scholars are calling for a review of the variant of democracy that is in vogue in Africa, where citizens don’t get rewarded with a better life and the electoral process becomes something like magic, such that it becomes easier to take a voyage ....