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Global wellness real estate blossoms into $134b industry Worldwide Real estate wellness booms
GWI Ophelia Yeung Property row

Global wellness real estate blossoms into $134b industry Worldwide Real estate wellness booms

Heritage Place, Ikoyi, Lagos Researchers see residential real estate as the next frontier that will be radically transformed by the wellness movement. Consumers around the world already spend $3.7 trillion (or five per cent of global GDP in 2015) on their wellness. They are beginning to recognize this connection and […]

BCPG tasks artisans on safety in construction sites
BCPG Lagos State NDT Property Solomon Ogunseye

BCPG tasks artisans on safety in construction sites

To curb death of building artisans on construction site, the Building Collapse Prevention Guild (BCPG) Lagos State Chapter in collaboration with Lagos State Safety Commission has trained over 400 artisans in the built sector on the imperatives of adopting standard safety measures/insurance. The one-day workshop titled, “Measures and application on […]

Shelter Afrique unfolds five-year new strategy, plans sack of workers
Babatunde Oyateru DFI Femi Adewole Property Shelter Afrique

Shelter Afrique unfolds five-year new strategy, plans sack of workers

Femi Adewole Amid huge debts overhang, the troubled Pan-African housing financier dealing exclusively with the promotion of affordable housing – Shelter Afrique (SHAF) has unfolded a five-year strategy and announced plans to restructure its organization. The company is in the process of negotiating a debt restructuring scheme with its lenders, […]

Lagos State, others may be submerged by 2050
Dr. Muhtari Aminu-Kano Environment Green Recovery Nigeria Initiative Lagos NCF Nigerian Conservation Foundation Property

Lagos State, others may be submerged by 2050

Lagos,Nigeria. Photo: The Guardian Nigeria The Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) yesterday said Lagos and other coastal cities globally that are less than one metre above sea level could be submerged by 2050 if the surge continues, according to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). “The projection by scientists in the […]

Babalakin advocates strong PPP for infrastructure deficit
Dr. Wale Babalakin NAF Nigerian Air Force Property

Babalakin advocates strong PPP for infrastructure deficit

[File] The Chairman of Bi-Courtney Nigeria Limited, Wale Babalakin The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) at the weekend held its eighth fellowship lecture and conferment of Fellows of the society to 28 engineers. The guest lecturer, Dr. Wale Babalakin, chairman, Bi-Courtney Ltd, in his lecture titled ‘Constraints of Implementing Infrastructure […]

As Bangkok climate summit begins, CDM passes new milestone
CDM certified emission reduction Clean Development Mechanism climate change Environment Property

As Bangkok climate summit begins, CDM passes new milestone

Clean Development Mechanism Executive Board Chair Arthur Rolle. Photo/ EnvironNEWS The Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), which has incentivized billions of dollars’ worth of investment in climate action and has registered thousands of projects throughout the developing world, has passed another milestone. As global negotiators were arriving in Bangkok for an […]

Reps wade into Lagos, inland waterways authority land dispute
House of Representatives Lekki Mr. Bode Agoro National Inland Waterways Authority NIWA Property

Reps wade into Lagos, inland waterways authority land dispute

Waterways Members of the House of Representatives Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways have intervened in the land dispute between Lagos State Government and National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) located at Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1 area of the State.   Permanent Secretary, Lands Bureau, Mr. Bode Agoro,  at the three day investigative hearing […]

Valuers to get new designation, hosts U.S. realtors’ president
FIREC IHC Global International Real Estate Consultant International Real Estate Federation National Association of Realtors Property

Valuers to get new designation, hosts U.S. realtors’ president

Chudi Ubosi is the President, African region, International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) and principal partner, Ubosi Eleh and Company As part of its contribution to the real estate professional practice in Nigeria, the International Real Estate Federation (FIABCI) Nigeria Chapter has put in place a two-day training programme to give members […]

Experts urge sanctions against professionals indicted for building collapse
Kenneth Nduka NIOB Property

Experts urge sanctions against professionals indicted for building collapse

Kenneth Nnabuife Nduka NIOB seeks housing schemes’ implementation Professionals in the built environment have advised authorities to sanction those found culpable in building collapse.The experts spoke to The Guardian on the heels of a recent incident in Jabi area of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), where two people were found […]

Ibrahim Goni IUCN Property

Federal government to list four parks in IUCN conservation scheme

Four national parks are to be listed in the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Green List of Protected and Conserved Areas (GLPCA).The programme improves the contribution that equitably governed and effectively managed protected areas make to sustainable development through the conservation of nature and provision of associated social, […]

Developer draws curtains on Ibadan Crimson Court
Ibadan Crimson Court Messrs Diamante Casa Property

Developer draws curtains on Ibadan Crimson Court

The completed Crimson Court in Ibadan, Oyo State Living up to its billing, a real estate development and investment company, Messrs Diamante Casa has completed a high-end gated luxury residential estate in Ibadan, Oyo State, christened Crimson Court. Diamante Casa, a sister company of Structuracasa Nigeria Limited, developers of Legacy Estates […]