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Shelter Afrique sets to invest $180m in five years to address housing deficit

Shelter Afrique, an NGO, is to invest 180 million dollars in five years toward addressing Nigeria’s housing deficit. This was made known by Mr Andrew...

FHA seeks assistance of FERMA on road maintenance in housing estates

Mr Umar Gonto, Acting Managing Director, Federal Housing Authority (FHA), has called for the assistance of the Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) as regards...

Why developers should adopt environmental friendly housing designs- expert

An architectural, Mr Samson Akinyosoye has urged developers to adopt environmental friendly housing designs that would stand the test of time. Akinyosoye, Secretary, Nigerian Institute...

COREN says it has been empowered by law to tackle building collapses

President of the Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN), Mr Ali Rabiu, says the council has been empowered to tackle building collapses...

“Report substandard building constructions to LASBCA”, guild tells Lagos residents

Mr Akinola George, President, Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG), on Friday urged Lagos residents to report substandard building constructions to regulatory agencies. George, who made...

Housing Deficit: Expert tells Nigerians to live in rural areas, satellite towns

Mr Christian Iheanjumbu, a structural engineer, has said that a decentralised housing scheme would address the housing deficit in Nigeria. Iheanjumbu told newsmen recently in...

FMBN plans to build 100 housing units in each state, FCT

Mr Ahmed Dangiwa, Managing Director, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), says the bank will build 100 housing units in each state and the...

Affordable Housing: FG says 90 percent inputs can be provided by mining sector

The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, says that affordable housing construction requires more than 90 per cent inputs of the products from the...

LASG to handle maintenance of estates through facility managers

The Lagos State Government has disclosed that it has commenced the handling of maintenance issues in government-owned housing estates through engagement of facility managers...

Affordable Housing: Expert urges FG to boost financial capacity of developers

Mr Adelaja Adekanmbi, Chairman, Lagos Branch of the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), on Monday urged the Federal Government to boost housing delivery through...