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Four storey building under construction collapses in Abuja

It was an atmosphere of commotion and grief on Friday as four storey building under construction collapsed in Jabi area of Abuja, trapping both...

FG to inaugurate over 150 houses under FISH programme

The Federal Government Staff Housing Loans Board (FGSHLB) is set to inaugurate over 150 houses in Kuje Area Council, Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Regularise your building plan to avoid demolition, LASG tells property owners

The Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPA) on Wednesday advised every owner/developer of property, not covered by a planning permit, to regularise it with the agency.

Building collapse: CORBON seeks collaboration with SON

Kabir Bala, Chairman, Council of Registered Builders of Nigeria (CORBON) said the council was seeking a partnership with the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) to stem building collapse in the country.

FHA reveals ‘Diaspora City’ housing project 

The Federal Housing Authority (FHA) has made it known that it is working to build Diaspora City across seven cities in an effort to close the housing deficit and create jobs. 

Rent-to-Own: FMBN approves 3,000 houses for workers nationwide

The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) Board has approved the implementation of the ‘Rent-To-Own’ pilot housing scheme to begin with 3000 houses nationwide. A...

Corrupt practices among Government agents, developers ruining the construction industry- Expert

A Chartered Surveyor, Olayinka Omotosho has identified building stakeholders, including government agents and developers as the main bane of building industry  because of their...

LASG demolishes unapproved nine-storey building in Lekki

In a bid to stem the rate of building collapse, the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), says it has demolished a nine-storey building...

All landed property, including that of FG in Lagos belong to LASG – Official

The Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) on Thursday said all landed property and housing developments within the jurisdiction of the state were...

Firm to boost construction industry through post-tensioning techniques

A foremost construction and engineering firm ITB Nigeria Ltd, has revealed its commitment to boost innovation in the construction industry by offering post-tensioning techniques;...