The menace of land grabbers In Nigeria

nigeria police badge Land grabbers won’t be called land grabbers if their activities were legal. According to WIKI, Land grabbing is the contentious issue of large-scale land acquisitions: the buying or leasing of large pieces of land in developing countries, by domestic and transnational companies, governments, and individuals. This article looks More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Property prices still falling in Dubai and likely to continue downward

Residential property prices in Dubai continued to drop in the third quarter of the year and further declines are expected, according to the latest research note. Apartment lease rates fell by 3.4% and sale prices More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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EU, FAO, ACP inaugurate 21m euros action against desertification in Africa

Residents’ of Abuja in a vox pop carried out by Esther Funmilayo Ayeni said affordable housing should be for civil servants. Owning a house is one of man’s greatest desires in life to have a shelter over his More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Recovered looted funds: Should the money be invested in affordable housing or road construction?

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna and Esther Funmilayo Ayeni ince the assumption of office, President Muhammad Buhari’s administration, has been working effortlessly to recovered looted stolen funds, from various politicians More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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151st ordinary council meeting: COREN vows to sanction erring engineering firm

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COERN), said that there is no going back on sanctioning of erring engineering firms and personnel in the country , in accordance with More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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No going back on the ban of building material importation in Nigeria – Fashola

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, said there is no going back on the decision of the Federal Government to ban the importation of 10 building materials into the More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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Dearth of artisans & craftsmen in Nigeria

Nigeria is currently bedeviled by poor workmanship which has led to delivery of poor quality of works handled by Nigerian artisans and craftsmen. Foreign artisans and craftsmen from neighboring countries have therefore More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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National Housing wants softer loans to build cheaper houses

National Housing and Construction Company Limited (NHCC) has asked the government to make better policies so that it can build affordable houses for Ugandans. NHCC is tasked with offering low-cost houses but has More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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FMBN revenue hits 5.8bn operating surplus of N424m

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna The Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) said the bank has recorded surplus of N424 million from a total income of N5.8 billion in 2016. The FMBN said the paradigm shift is towards sustainable More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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Survey reveals positive sentiment in Dubai real estate market

By Tpl. Umar Shuaibu People in Dubai are expecting the residential property market to recover in the next 12 months with this positive sentiment expected to attract more buyers, according to a new survey. Some 50% More...