In the face of mounting apprehension among residents over the consequences of flooding in several cities, especially Lagos, town planners, architects and state officials have weighed in to examine the effect on properties...
Following the partial collapse of a three- storey building on Sunday morning at Ahiaeke, along Ikot Ekpene road near Umuahia, Abia State capital, residents have expressed fear and shock.
The President, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Mr. Olutoyin Ayinde, has charged executive of the Association of Women Town Planners in Nigeria (AWTPN) to focus on the tenets of professionalism such as ethics, good image and self control.
Development experts have called for inclusion of residents in tracking and monitoring progress in model plans.
The President, of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Olutoyin Ayinde, has lamented the misconception of building approval for town planning.
The President, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Olutoyin Ayinde, has said that the failure to punish those who violate building ethics encourages substandard buildings that collapse frequently.
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has promised to continue the implementation of town planning policies to improve the living condition of citizens in cities
These are not the best of times for town planning practice as most of the state governments have relegated the issues of cities and towns master planning to the background and abused physical developments.
Edo State Government has pledged to work with the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) to ensure orderly human settlements and sustainable development.
The President, Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP), Mr. Olutoyin Ayinde has called for new leaders, who are responsive, responsible, transparent and accountable to their members.
6 Dec 2021
Town planners are demanding for a comprehensive review of the Abuja master plan, 42 years after a consortium of global firms designed it.
15 Nov 2021
The Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP) has urged stakeholders to provide leverage for town planning profession to thrive in the overall interest of cities and citizenry.