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Don charges Governments at all levels to engage professional builders on housing development

University Lecturer and Building Expert, Ibrahim Inuwa has appealed to the Federal and state Governments to engage professional builders in housing development in Nigeria.

Real Estate sector in Nigeria will soon experience boom, REDAN assures

Ugo Chime, the President, Real Estate Developers Association of Nigeria (REDAN), on Thursday said real estate development sector was about to experience a...

Expert blames absence of mortgage facilities for lack of affordable housing

Nonso Okpala, the Chief Executive of VFD Group, a financial services company, has identified absence of mortgage facilities as a major challenge facing housing delivery to the middle class in Nigeria.

Experts urge building contractors to adopt JCT 2011 form of construction

Obafemi Onashile, President, Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), has urged operators in construction industry to adopt JCT 2011 form of construction as basis...

Housing deficit: Replicate Jakande Mass Housing Scheme, don tells Governments

Gbenga Nubi, Director, Centre for Housing Studies, University of Lagos, has urged the Federal and state Governments to replicate the then Jakande Mass Housing Scheme to bridge housing deficit in Nigeria.

Ex-NIOB boss calls for establishment of CIBD to regulate Nigeria’s construction industry

Chucks Omeife, former president of the Nigeria Institute of Building (NIOB), has called for the establishment of Nigerian Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB).

Abuja Housing Show: Local construction firms urge FG to boost their businesses with loans

Some indigenous construction companies at the ongoing 12th Abuja International Housing Show have called on the Federal Government to assist them with loans to boost their businesses.

Osinbajo calls for cheaper cement price to drive infrastructure as he inaugurates BUA Cement...

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday called for a reduction in the price of cement, while inaugurating the 350 million dollars BUA Cement Plant at Kalambaina, Sokoto State.

Poor performance of construction industry responsible for its low contribution to GDP – NIQS

The Nigeria Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), Lagos chapter, says it will address challenges hindering optimal performance of construction industry to enhance its contribution...

Fashola says FG will continue to make environment conducive for housing investment

The Minister for Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola on Thursday said that the Federal Government will continue to provide enabling environment for investment...