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Plastic bag ban to be implemented at some of SA’s biggest malls

As reported by Green Building Africa, some of the biggest shopping malls in the country are going to be plastic bag free zones soon. Liberty Two Degrees, which holds Sandton City in its impressive property portfolio, has announced that all the malls in their portfolio will be plastic free by 1 January 2020. Chief Executive […]


Holborn Assets Launches Property Investment Company

One of the Leading financial solutions groups will offer a new way to invest in real estate with the launch of its property investment business


NIA, Sterling Bank Partner On Lagos Architectural Regeneration Exercise

After a-two-edition search for a solution to the Architectural Regeneration in Lagos, the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA), Lagos chapter, has disclosed that Sterling Bank Plc has offered to pioneer the response to the regeneration exercise.


Pension contributors hit 8.5m, but statistics still show worrying signs

The summary of Pension Fund Assets shows that Pension contributors hit 8.56m in February 2019. When compared to the 8.4m plus contributors that had been maintained since December, it can be seen that the number of pension account holders has increased by 1 percent in just one month.


FM Day: Lagos Govt. to set up call centres on assets/facilities management

Maintenance Implementation Teams unveiled at the launch of Lagos State is Maintenance Cultured Initiative to commemorate FM Day on Tuesday in Lagos. The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said that it would establish call centres for better management and maintenance of its assets, infrastructure and facilities across the state.


Big 5 Construct Nigeria Set To Debut In Lagos

Excitement is growing as one of Nigeria’s largest construction event, The Big 5 Construct Nigeria, is set to debut in the city of Lagos with the basic professional bodies in the built environment indicating their stake in the event.


Architects, designers, others to attend construction fair in Lagos

Excitement is growing in Nigeria for the launch of the country’s largest construction event, The Big 5 Construct Nigeria. The Nigerian Institute of Architects, the Nigerian Society of Engineers, the Surveyors Council of Nigeria, the African Association of Interior Designers, the OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Association), and the African Sustainable Energy Association (AFSEA) are […]


State governments can establish their own power stations – Fashola

Babatunde Fashola, the minster of Power,Works and Housing has said that contrary to wide held beliefs, there is nothing in the power sector regulations or law that prohibits state governments from generating, transmitting and distributing their own electricity.


The political and regulatory problems with tariffs in Nigeria

Over five years since Nigeria privatized its power sector, electricity tariffs are still not cost-reflective. An uncommercial tariff regime, worsened by losses across the value chain, has inhibited improvements in power supply. Electricity is currently sold at a deficit of nearly 50%. While the true cost of producing and distributing electricity is estimated to be […]


National mortgage fund coming; Nima to be transformed – Atta Akyea

Works and Housing Minister, Samuel Atta Akyea, has disclosed that the ministry is working in collaboration with the Finance Ministry to roll out a national mortgage fund for citizens. He said the initiative is targeted at availing flexible terms of funding mostly to the ageing working population in Ghana to make the acquisition of homes […]


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