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Revisiting the issue of the Land Use Act

Revisiting the issue of the Land Use Act

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos The controversy trailing the issue of the Land Use Act has continued unabated over the years, hence the outcry by professionals and stakeholders alike…

A new coalition for climate change campaign

A new coalition for climate change campaign

By Augustine Adah Senior Correspondent The recent launch of ‘’We lead You’’, an initiative of about 350 Global Power Shift is a campaign calling on Nigerian leaders to step up…

Fashola commends street sweepers

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Aware that the 6th annual Street Sweeper’s workshop will be last he would attend in his capacity as the governor of Lagos State, the…

LASG urged to hasten commencement of e-planning approval

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos  The immediate past chairman of Association of Town Planning Consultants of Nigeria (ATOPCON), Lagos State chapter, Tpl Bisi Adedire has urged the Lagos state…

Ogun won’t condone environmental depletion – Commissioner

The Ogun State Commissioner for Environment, Ayo Olubori says government would not in any way or manner condone industrialists whose activities were posing a threat to the lives of its…

Gerard Roofing Tiles offer elegant, durable options

Like many great products world-wide, the story of Gerard Roofing tiles was as a result of a discovery by Lou Fisher, a New Zealander, that bitumen coating on metal roofs…

Building collapse: Experts advocate stiff sanctions for culprits

Building collapse:  Experts advocate stiff sanctions for culprits

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Worried by the incessant building collapse in the country and the need to urgently curb the menace, professionals and stakeholders in the built environment have…

Towards sustainable housing and urban development

Towards sustainable housing and urban development

Being a paper presented by the Minister of Lands,Housing and Urban Development,Mrs. Akon Eyakenyi at the First Preparatory Conference for United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat111),…

Lagos says no road project would be abandoned

Lagos says no road project would be abandoned

The Lagos State Government has said that none of the on-going road projects in the state would be ababndoned even as the Governor Babatunde Fashola’s administration begins to wind down.…

LASBCA boss bemoans uncooperative attitude of defective buildings owners

Despite efforts of the Lagos state government and stakeholders alike, to mitigate incidents of building collapse in the state, occupants of public buildings in Lagos especially barracks with structural defects…

Grenadines Homes to boost housing stock with Katampe scheme

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Grenadines Homes Limited, a leading real estate company in Nigeria, has taken another bold move towards boosting home ownership in Nigeria with the formal commencement…

PCBs and related consequences

PCBs and related consequences

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos The Federal Ministry of Environment in collaboration with Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the World Bank, has advised Nigerians on the life threatening toxic…

Ogun makes land accessible – Orubon

Ogun makes land accessible – Orubon

Ademola Orubon is an information officer with the Ogun State Ministry of Information. In this piece, he examines the issue of land accessibility in the state The Ogun State Bureau…

Purplestone mall opens in Abuja

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos In response to yearnings by residents of the nation’s capital, Abuja for a one stop shop to cater for their basic needs, a multi-purpose shopping…

Water safety: Experts urge FG to compel producers on laboratory

By Segun Adeleye Abeokuta To ensure that the health of Nigerians are not endangered through the intake of water, it has become inevitable for the Federal Government to enact a…

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: motorists call for improved pace of work

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway: motorists call for improved pace of work

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Since the official flag off of work on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway by President Goodluck Jonathan mid last year at Shagamu, controversies have continued to…

How building collapse can be prevented – Adedeji

How building collapse can be prevented – Adedeji

Engineer Afolabi Adedeji, a facility maintenance expert examines the issue of recurrent building collapse in the country.  The increase in the incidence of Collapsed Buildings in Nigeria can aptly be…

Climate change and the effect on food production in Nigeria

By Augustine AdahSenior Correspondent The effect of climate change is not only on the environment. Presently, Nigeria’s quest for self sufficiency in food production may be marred by the negative…

OPIC to commission road projects at Agbara

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Special Adviser/Managing Director of the Ogun State Property and Investment Corporation(OPIC) Babajide Odusolu says the corporation is poised to commission its road projects in Agbara…

Dubai property draws Nigerians

Dubai property draws Nigerians

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos There is no doubt that Nigerians like to acquire properties both home and abroad but the intensity with which Nigerians own houses in Dubai…

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