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12 Dec
The Federal Government in collaboration with United Nations Habitat have concluded arrangements to carry out a comprehensive review of 2012 National Urban Development Policy (NUDP), to boost the built environment after a decade of operation. Besides, they stated that the direction and pattern of growth and development of urban centres in Nigeria have become a…
28 May 2022
Dr. Omoayena Rosemary Odunbaku is an Urban and Regional Planning Professional, researcher, author and gender advocate. She is the Programme Management Officer for Human Settlements...
18 Apr 2022
The Executive Board of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-Habitat, held its first session of the year 2022 in a hybrid format in Nairobi, Kenya.
25 Oct 2021
The Federal Government will join the global community and the UN-Habitat to mark this year’s Global Observance of World Cities Day (WCD) on Sunday.
17 Oct 2021
For Programme Management Officer, Regional Office for Africa, UN-Habitat, Omoayena Odunbaku, achieving great success requires resilience, hardwork and patience.
27 Sep 2021
UN-HABITAT and the Government of the Republic of Cameroon have announced that the Global Observance of World Habitat Day will take place in the capital Yaoundé on Monday October 4, 2021.
2 Aug 2021
A new partnership between UN-Habitat and a community of business leaders aims to support 1,000 cities to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which could have a huge impact on the lives of over a billion people....
5 Jul 2021
The Committee of Permanent Representatives to UN-Habitat (CPR) held its first open ended, high-level review meeting over three days in a hybrid format with 75 countries registering to join the session.
3 May 2021
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene facilities have been completed and handed over to communities in Karu council in Nasarawa State, under a project funded by the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) and implemented by UN-Habitat.
14 Dec 2020
Determined to achieve sustainable development and improve the lives of all residents, stakeholders have endorsed the draft Niger State Urban Policy.
7 Dec 2020
In a renewed effort towards improving lives in cities, and towns, member States and other development partners have pledged more than $161 million to finance UN-Habitat work, which will help countries make cities more inclusive, healthy, prosperous, green and resilient.
14 Sep 2020
The European Union (EU) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), have signed a €9 million agreement to implement the four-year EU Water Operators’ Partnerships (WOPs) programme.


11 mins ago
The legal battle between Total Promotions Limited (TPL) and the Interim Management Committee (IMC) of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) over the broadcast right of the league may not be over soon.
11 mins ago
The Institute of Directors (IoD) Nigeria has said there is a need to increase stakeholders' awareness of the imperatives of good corporate governance and best practices.
15 mins ago
Over the years, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has continued to introduce new policies as prerequisites for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
19 mins ago
Members of the Super Eagles were all smiles, yesterday, in Abuja, as they met with media officials ahead of tomorrow’s African Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea Bissau.
20 mins ago
The Development Agenda for Western Nigeria (DAWN) Commission, yesterday, lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to constitutional amendment bills that removed electricity generation and railway from the Exclusive Legislative List.